Gierer-Meinhardt system is a mathematical model to describe biological pattern formation due to activator and inhibitor. Turing pattern is expected in the presence of local self-enhancement and long-range inhibition. The long-time behavior of the solution, however, has not yet been clarified mathematically. In this paper, we study the case when its ODE part takes periodic-in-time solutions, that is, τ = s+1/p-1 . Under some additional assumptions on parameters, we show that the solution exists global-in-time and absorbed into one of these ODE orbits. Thus spatial patterns eventually disappear if those parameters are in a region without local self-enhancement or long-range inhibition.
|ジャーナル||Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems- Series A|
|出版物ステータス||Published - 2013 7|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Discrete Mathematics and Combinatorics
- Applied Mathematics