Periodic Sum of Two Independent Logistic Maps

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Two independent logistic maps ( and ) are plotted along with their sum for generations using the following standard formula: .


and are the respective initial populations. and are the respective biotic potentials. All settings of and in the range 3–3.57 guarantee that and + all have an attracting period 2 orbit, providing nontraditional periodic wave functions.


Contributed by: Conrad A. Benulis (March 2011)
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