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On redefining a snap-back repeller


  • Marotto, F.R.


In this note I correct a minor technical flaw in my original snap-back repeller theorem, and then discuss some recent revisions proposed by other authors that would significantly weaken the theorem.

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  • Marotto, F.R., 2005. "On redefining a snap-back repeller," Chaos, Solitons & Fractals, Elsevier, vol. 25(1), pages 25-28.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:chsofr:v:25:y:2005:i:1:p:25-28
    DOI: 10.1016/j.chaos.2004.10.003

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