One Dimensional Maps

Creating one-dimensional maps is a very easy and straightforward process that can be used to explore chaotic behavior. Given some function we take an initial value and use the iterative process $$ x_{n+1} = f\left(x_n\right) $$ One popular map to explore is the Logistic Map, defined as $$ x_{n+1} = …

An Introduction to Plotting in Python

After having some Applied Math friends rant to me at how awful plotting was in Python I decided to write up a quick guide to hopefully change their minds. Numpy This assumes a basic familiarity with numpy, although I’ll go over the basics really quickly just in case. The syntax/API …