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5. Digital search trees . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4. The mechanism underlying the universal convergence towards v∗ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1. Two important features of the linear problem . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2. The matching analysis for uniformly translating fronts and coherent pattern forming fronts .

5. When to expect pushed fronts? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6. Precise determination of localized initial conditions which give rise to pulled and pushed fronts, and leading edge dominated dynamics for non-localized initial conditions . . . . . . . . . . . . 7. Complications when there is more than one linear spreading point . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8. Relation with existence and stability of front stability and relation with previously proposed selection mechanisms .

5. When to expect pushed fronts? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6. Precise determination of localized initial conditions which give rise to pulled and pushed fronts, and leading edge dominated dynamics for non-localized initial conditions . . . . . . . . . . . . 7. Complications when there is more than one linear spreading point . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8. Relation with existence and stability of front stability and relation with previously proposed selection mechanisms .

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