Advanced Topics - Demo 3

Period Doubling in the Henon Map: higher periods

Higher period orbits:

a period applet
0.9 2
1.0 4
1.03 8
1.053 16
1.0575 32

(You may need to enlarge regions of the plot to count the number of points in the orbit.)

You can pin down the bifurcation parameters by using the arrow buttons to straddle the transitions with smaller and smaller intervals of a.

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Michael Cross