- Lyapunov time
In

mathematics , the**Lyapunov time**is the length of time for adynamical system to become chaotic. The Lyapunov time reflects the limits of thepredictability of the system. By convention, it is measured as the time for nearby trajectories of the system to diverge by "e".It is named after

Aleksandr Lyapunov .**ee also***

Lyapunov exponent

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