We show experimentally the scenario of a two-frequency torus T-2 breakdown, in which a global bifurcation occurs due to the collision of a torus with an unstable periodic orbit, creating a heteroclinic saddle connection, followed by an intermittent behavior.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Physical Review. E, Statistical, Nonlinear and Soft Matter Physics|
|Publication status||Published - 11 Jan 2006|
- quasi-periodic orbits
- dynamical systems
- delayed feedback
- CO2 laser