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We prove the existence of the global attractor in ${\dot{H}}^{s}$ , $s>11/12$ for the weakly damped and forced mKdV on the one-dimensional torus. The existence of global attractor below the energy space has not been known, though the global well-posedness below the energy space has been established. We directly apply the $I$ -method to the damped and forced mKdV, because the Miura transformation does not work for the mKdV with damping and forcing terms. We need to make a close investigation into the trilinear estimates involving resonant frequencies, which are different from the bilinear estimates corresponding to the KdV.



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