Suppressing chaos in fractional-order systems by periodic perturbations on system variables

  • Marius-F. DancaEmail author
  • Wallace K. S. Tang
  • Qingyun Wang
  • Guanrong Chen
Regular Article


Based on extensive numerical and computer-graphical simulations, it is shown that fractional-order chaotic systems can be stabilized by slightly perturbing the system state variables periodically. In this chaos control scheme, the tunable parameters are chosen empirically. The effectiveness of this chaos control method is demonstrated by fractional-order Lorenz, Chen and Rössler systems, where the underlying initial value problems are numerically integrated by using the Grünwald-Letnikov method.


Statistical and Nonlinear Physics 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marius-F. Danca
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Wallace K. S. Tang
    • 3
  • Qingyun Wang
    • 4
  • Guanrong Chen
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and Computer ScienceAvram Iancu UniversityCluj-NapocaRomania
  2. 2.Romanian Institute of Science and TechnologyCluj-NapocaRomania
  3. 3.Department of Electronic EngineeringCity University of Hong KongHong KongP.R. China
  4. 4.Department of Dynamics and ControlBeihang UniversityBeijingP.R. China

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