By Yang Yu

This prizewinning PhD thesis offers a common dialogue of the orbital movement with regards to sunlight approach small our bodies (SSSBs), which set off non-central uneven gravitational fields of their neighborhoods. It introduces the tools of qualitative concept in nonlinear dynamics to the learn of local/global behaviors round SSSBs. targeted mechanical types are hired all through this dissertation, and particular numeric options are built to make amends for the problems of directly analyzing. utilizing this method, several target structures, like asteroid 216 Kleopatra, are explored in nice element, and the implications end up to be either revealing and pervasive for a wide team of SSSBs. 

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