Definition of chaotic attractor in English:

chaotic attractor


  • another term for strange attractor
    • ‘Similar chaotic attractors have been found in many areas of study, for example, in mechanical, electronic and optical systems.’
    • ‘They then mapped a given motion sequence - whether a ballet jump or sequence of karate moves - onto a chaotic attractor.’
    • ‘These self-similar forms are often pulled together by ‘strange’ or chaotic attractors.’
    • ‘By the early 1990s, advances in computer graphics had brought to the public's attention such mathematical constructs as fractals and chaotic attractors, arousing a tremendous interest in these and other amazing forms.’