# Critical Point for Bifurcation Cascades and Featureless Turbulence.

@article{Canton2019CriticalPF, title={Critical Point for Bifurcation Cascades and Featureless Turbulence.}, author={Jacopo Canton and Enrico Rinaldi and Ramis {\"O}rl{\"u} and Philipp Schlatter}, journal={Physical review letters}, year={2019}, volume={124 1}, pages={ 014501 } }

In this Letter we show that a bifurcation cascade and fully sustained turbulence can share the phase space of a fluid flow system, resulting in the presence of competing stable attractors. We analyze the toroidal pipe flow, which undergoes subcritical transition to turbulence at low pipe curvatures (pipe-to-torus diameter ratio) and supercritical transition at high curvatures, as was previously documented. We unveil an additional step in the bifurcation cascade and provide evidence that, in a…

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