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Special Issue "Difference Equations, Symmetric, Close to Symmetric and Cyclic Systems of Difference Equations"
A special issue of Symmetry (ISSN 2073-8994).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 August 2018).
There has been great recent interest in investigating the solvability and long-term behavior of solutions to linear and nonlinear difference equations and systems of difference equations of various types. One of the reasons for the interest is potential application of the methods, ideas and results related to the equations and systems of equations in some other branches of sciences, such as ecology, economics, biology, physics, population theory, etc. The mid-1990s started a considerable interest in concrete nonlinear difference equations and systems. If a difference equation is defined through a function of two variables, it is natural to form and study the corresponding two-dimensional symmetric system of difference equations, as well as some related systems, which are called close to symmetric systems of difference equations. In a similar way, cyclic systems of difference equations can be formed. This Special Issue is devoted to these and some related areas, which are popular nowadays.Prof. Stevo Stevic
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- Linear and nonlinear difference equations
- Symmetric systems of difference equations
- Close to symmetric systems of difference equations
- Cyclic systems of difference equations
- Partial difference equations
- Solvable difference equations and systems
- Long-term behavior of solutions
- Equations and systems in the complex domain
- Applications of difference equations and systems