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The Lorenz attractor is mixing

Luzzatto, Stefano, Melbourne, Ian and Paccaut, Frederic (2005) The Lorenz attractor is mixing Communications in Mathematical Physics.


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We study a class of geometric Lorenz flows, introduced independently by Afraimovic, Bykov & Sil'nikov and by Guckenheimer & Williams, and give a verifiable condition for such flows to be mixing. As a consequence, we show that the classical Lorenz attractor is mixing.

Item Type: Article
Divisions : Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences > Mathematics
Authors :
Luzzatto, StefanoUNSPECIFIED
Paccaut, FredericUNSPECIFIED
Date : 22 April 2005
Additional Information : This is a pre-press version of an article published in Communications in Mathematical Physics, Springer. Click here for the final online version.
Depositing User : Mr Adam Field
Date Deposited : 27 May 2010 14:40
Last Modified : 23 Sep 2013 18:33

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