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A classification scheme for nonoscillatory solutions of a higher order neutral difference equation

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Advances in Difference Equations20062006:047654

  • Received: 25 May 2005
  • Accepted: 28 September 2005
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Nonoscillatory solutions of a nonlinear neutral type higher order difference equations are classified by means of their asymptotic behaviors. By means of the Kranoselskii's fixed point theorem, existence criteria are then provided for justification of such classification.


  • Differential Equation
  • Partial Differential Equation
  • Ordinary Differential Equation
  • Functional Analysis
  • Asymptotic Behavior


Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Computer Science, Guangdong Polytechnic Normal University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, 510665, China
Department of Mathematics, Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, 30034, China


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