Mathematica 9 is now available
Services & Resources / Wolfram Forums
-----
 /
MathGroup Archive
1996
*January
*February
*March
*April
*May
*June
*July
*August
*September
*October
*November
*December
*Archive Index
*Ask about this page
*Print this page
*Give us feedback
*Sign up for the Wolfram Insider

MathGroup Archive 1996

[Date Index] [Thread Index] [Author Index]

Search the Archive

Map Attractors in Mathematica

  • Subject: [mg3048] Map Attractors in Mathematica
  • From: bobjon at gatewest.net (Jonathan Lee)
  • Date: 28 Jan 1996 10:52:00 -0600
  • Approved: usenet@wri.com
  • Distribution: local
  • Newsgroups: wri.mathgroup
  • Organization: Gate West Communications, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
  • Sender: daemon at wri.com

I am looking for a way to generate chaotic maps in Mathematica. The idea is to plot 
the orbits of all points in a rectangular region under a given transformation 
(x,y)->(f(x,y),g(x,y)). For example, the Arnol'd's cat map based on the 
transformation (x,y)->(x+y mod 1,x+2y mod 1) is based on stretching out a unit 
square to twice it's original width and three times it's original height to produce 
6 unit squares which are all mashed together (basically they are layered on top of 
one another). The trick is that the unit square has some sort of shape in it 
(traditionally a cat's face), which is also appropriately distorted.
If anyone has any suggestions on how to generate various iterations of this or any 
other map all and any help is appreciated. Thanks in advance.

--Jonathan Lee


  • Prev by Date: Performance of Ma with Win95
  • Next by Date: 3d graph
  • Previous by thread: Map Attractors in Mathematica
  • Next by thread: Re: Map Attractors in Mathematica