Sci. Form Vol. 3 (No. 1), pp. 39-41, 1988

Localized Patterns in Excitable Media

Takao Ohta

Department of Physics, Ochanomizu University, Tokyo 112, Japan

Keywords: Excitable Media, Bonhoeffer-van der Pol Equation, Localized Pattern

Abstract. The stability of localized solutions in the Bonhoeffer-van der Pot type equation is studied by an interfacial approach. The full account of this paper worked out with M. Mimura and R. Kobayashi (Ohta, Mimura and Kobayashi) will be published elsewhere.