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Uncertainty in the dynamics of conservative maps

Junge, Oliver and Marsden, Jerrold E. and Mezic, Igor (2004) Uncertainty in the dynamics of conservative maps. In: IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 43rd (CDC 2004), Nassau, Bahamas, 14-17 December 2004. Vol.2. IEEE , Piscataway, NJ, pp. 2225-2230. ISBN 0-7803-8682-5.

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This paper studies the effect of uncertainty, using random perturbations, on area preserving maps of ℝ^2 to itself. We focus on the standard map and a discrete Duffing oscillator as specific examples. We relate the level of uncertainty to the large scale features in the dynamics in a precise way. We also study the effect of such perturbations on bifurcations in such maps. The main tools used for these investigations are a study of the eigenfunction and eigenvalue structure of the associated Perron-Frobenius operator along with set oriented methods for the numerical computations.

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Additional Information:© Copyright 2004 IEEE. Reprinted with permission. Publication Date: 17-17 Dec. 2004. Research partially supported by a Max Planck Research Award, NSF-ITR grant ACI-0204932 and AFOSR grant F49620-03-1-0096.
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Subject Keywords:bifurcation; eigenvalues and eigenfunctions; large-scale systems; oscillators; perturbation techniques; set theory; uncertain systems; Perron-Frobenius operator; area preserving maps; bifurcations; conservative maps; discrete Duffing oscillator; eigenfunction and eigenvalue structure; large-scale features; numerical computations; random perturbation; set oriented method; uncertainty level
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