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Abstract and Applied Analysis
Volume 2013, Article ID 175479, 8 pages
Research Article

On the Existence and Stability of Periodic Solutions for a Nonlinear Neutral Functional Differential Equation

1School of Mathematics and Information Sciences, Guangzhou University, Guangzhou 510006, China
2School of Mathematics and Computer Sciences, Yichun University, Yichun 336000, China
3Key Laboratory of Mathematics and Interdisciplinary Science of Guangdong Higher Education Institutes, Guangzhou University, Guangzhou 510006, China

Received 31 January 2013; Accepted 1 March 2013

Academic Editor: Chuangxia Huang

Copyright © 2013 Yueding Yuan and Zhiming Guo. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


This paper deals with the existence and stability of periodic solutions for the following nonlinear neutral functional differential equation By using Schauder-fixed-point theorem and Krasnoselskii-fixed-point theorem, some sufficient conditions are obtained for the existence of asymptotic periodic solutions. Main results in this paper extend the related results due to Ding (2010) and Lopes (1976).