stable manifold

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stable manifold

A mathematical term for the set of all points in phase space which are attracted to a fixed point or other invariant orbit in positive time.
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Smelted and cast, it also engages with the block but uses the language of architecture to interpret the male human body as an unstable space made up of individual cells fused and propped together.
Holland, as this misnomer suggests, is a provisional and unstable space for the Moroccan immigrant.
Diffident brushwork, unstable space, and a dull and monochromatic command of color serve to defuse Wadsworth's intentions, mercilessly charting the distance between her efforts and the stature of her prototypes.
La borra del cafe opens in Montevideo, where in a somewhat nostalgic voice the narrator, Claudio, immediately defines the unstable space that formed his conception of his world: "Mi familia siempre se estaba mudando.
I put these fleeting conditions to work in the studio, where I combine and rework elements from the gleaning process with paint, creating complex compositions that feature unstable spaces from multiple viewpoints.