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Aperiodic sequences and aperiodic geodesics

  • VIKTOR SCHROEDER (a1) and STEFFEN WEIL (a1)
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We introduce a quantitative condition on orbits of dynamical systems, which measures their aperiodicity. We show the existence of sequences in the Bernoulli shift and geodesics on closed hyperbolic manifolds which are as aperiodic as possible with respect to this condition.

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Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems
  • ISSN: 0143-3857
  • EISSN: 1469-4417
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