Regular and Chaotic Dynamics

, Volume 22, Issue 4, pp 448–454 | Cite as

Symbolic dynamics of magnetic bumps

  • Andreas KnaufEmail author
  • Marcello Seri


For n convex magnetic bumps in the plane, whose boundary has a curvature somewhat smaller than the absolute value of the constant magnetic field inside the bump, we construct a complete symbolic dynamics of a classical particle moving with speed one.


magnetic billiards symbolic dynamics classical mechanics 

MSC2010 numbers

37B10 37J35 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department MathematikUniversität Erlangen-NürnbergErlangenGermany
  2. 2.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsUniversity of Reading, WhiteknightsReadingUK

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