Prof. Dr. Henk W. Broer

Full Professor

Member of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW, Afdeling Natuurkunde)

  • room number: 472 (Bernoulliborg, building 5161)
  • phone numbers
      domestic:    (050) 363 3959
international:    +31 50 363 3959
  • e-mail: H.W.Broer rug.nl


  • Bifurcations near equilibria, periodic and quasi-periodic orbits
  • Kolmogorov-Arnold-Moser theory for persistence of quasi-periodicity
  • Formal and numerical computations, applications of singularity theory

Summary of Henk's CV.

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Henk's recent publications

H. W. Broer (2017) Near the Horizon: An Invitation to Geometric Optics. The Carus Mathematical Monographs (MAA), 2017.   bib
H.W. Broer. Laudatie voor Marius Crainic (Award ceremony N.G. de Bruin Prize). Nieuw Archief voor Wiskunde 5/17:105-106, 2016.   bib
H.W. Broer. Laudatie voor John Mather (Uitreiking Brouwermedaillie 2014). Nieuw Archief voor Wiskunde 5/17:19-20, 2016.   bib
H.W. Broer. Alles beweegt, maar waarheen? Nieuw Archief voor Wiskunde 5/17:128-136, 2016.   bib
Henk W. Broer and Heinz Hanßmann. On Jupiter and his Galilean satellites: Librations of De Sitter’s periodic motions. Indagationes Mathematicae, 27(5):1305 – 1336, 2016. Dynamics and Geometry.   doi

H. Jardón Kojakhmetov, H.W. Broer, and R. Roussarie. Analysis of a slow–fast system near a cusp singularity. Journal of Differential Equations, 260(4):3785–3843, 2016.   url
H. W. Broer and L. Zhao. De Sitter’s theory of Galilean satellites. Celestial Mechanics and Dynamical Astronomy, 2016.   doi