AIP Publishing does not require page or color charges for Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science.

Open Access Charges

By electing to participate in Author Select® and paying a 3500 USD fee to support publication and archiving costs, authors may ask the journal to provide free online access to a published article, in perpetuity, to any online user. Visit the AIP Publishing Open Access Policy for more information about our policies on open access. When you submit a new or revised manuscript, let us know if you would like to participate in Author Select®.

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All figures will appear in black and white in the printed journal.

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