dynamical system

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dynamical system

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Mathematics A space together with a transformation of that space, such as the solar system transforming over time according to the equations of celestial mechanics.
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Noun1.dynamical system - (physics) a phase space together with a transformation of that space
phase space - (physics) an ideal space in which the coordinate dimensions represent the variables that are required to describe a system or substance; "a multidimensional phase space"
natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
chaos - (physics) a dynamical system that is extremely sensitive to its initial conditions
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Many schemes have been presented to carry out chaos control [1-17] of which using time-delayed controlling forces proves to be a simple and viable method for a continuous dynamical system.
The notion of stochastic stability of the invariant measures of a continuous dynamical system was formulated as early as 1933 by Pontryagin, Andronov and Vitt [17] and Bernstein [4].

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