The effect of temperature on generic stable periodic structures in the parameter space of dissipative relativistic standard map

  • Ana C. C. Horstmann
  • Holokx A. Albuquerque
  • Cesar Manchein
Regular Article

DOI: 10.1140/epjb/e2017-70529-6

Cite this article as:
Horstmann, A.C.C., Albuquerque, H.A. & Manchein, C. Eur. Phys. J. B (2017) 90: 96. doi:10.1140/epjb/e2017-70529-6


In this work, we have characterized changes in the dynamics of a two-dimensional relativistic standard map in the presence of dissipation and specially when it is submitted to thermal effects modeled by a Gaussian noise reservoir. By the addition of thermal noise in the dissipative relativistic standard map (DRSM) it is possible to suppress typical stable periodic structures (SPSs) embedded in the chaotic domains of parameter space for large enough temperature strengths. Smaller SPSs are first affected by thermal effects, starting from their borders, as a function of temperature. To estimate the necessary temperature strength capable to destroy those SPSs we use the largest Lyapunov exponent to obtain the critical temperature (TC) diagrams. For critical temperatures the chaotic behavior takes place with the suppression of periodic motion, although the temperature strengths considered in this work are not so large to convert the deterministic features of the underlying system into a stochastic ones.


Statistical and Nonlinear Physics 

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© EDP Sciences, SIF, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Departamento de Física, Universidade do Estado de Santa CatarinaJoinvilleBrazil

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