Fractal Basin Boundaries of a Chaotic Forced Damped Pendulum

;24 Ed Ott 2014
From the website www.chaos.umd.edu

The initial velocity of the pendulum bob plotted vertically and initial angle plotted horizontally that evolve to different behaviors – one color for each of the four possible behaviors. For example, orbits starting in the blue region give one eventual behavior, while orbits starting in the red region give another.

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