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Monotone dynamical systems. (English) Zbl 1094.34003
Cañada, A.(ed.) et al., Ordinary differential equations. Vol. II. Amsterdam: Elsevier/North Holland (ISBN 0-444-52027-9/hbk). Handbook of Differential Equations, 239-357 (2005).
The paper, a part of the handbook of differential equations, is a substantial survey on dynamical systems in ordered spaces. The main focus is on the asymptotical behaviour of monotone dynamical systems. The paper contains seven chapters organized as follows:
0. Introduction; 1. Strongly order-preserving semiflows; 2. Generic convergence and stability; 3. Ordinary differential equations; 4. Delay differential equations; 5. Monotone maps; 6. Semilinear parabolic equations.
At the end of the paper, 248 references are listed, covering a big part of the existing literature on the subject.
For the entire collection see [Zbl 1074.34003].

34-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to ordinary differential equations
34C12 Monotone systems involving ordinary differential equations
34D05 Asymptotic properties of solutions to ordinary differential equations
34D09 Dichotomy, trichotomy of solutions to ordinary differential equations
34K12 Growth, boundedness, comparison of solutions to functional-differential equations
35K55 Nonlinear parabolic equations
47H07 Monotone and positive operators on ordered Banach spaces or other ordered topological vector spaces