Anthony D. Novaco,  Metzgar Professor of Physics (Emeritus)

Department of Physics
Lafayette College
Easton, PA 18042-1782
Other Info:
Physics Office: 126 Hugel Science Center
Phone: (610) 330-5213 (Physics Office)
FAX : (610) 330-5714

A Poincare' Section for the Standard Map
Standard Map The Standard Map, a nonlinear iterative mapping which exhibits the phenomenon of deterministic chaos, is closely related to the Frenkel-Kontorova model, a physical model which is associated with my research interests in incommensurate monolayer solids. See Research Interests below for more information.

Image thanks to J.C. Sprott (

Created and Maintained by A.D. Novaco | Revised Jan 2020

E-mail: NovacoAD@Lafayette.Edu

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