**Encyclopedia of Dynamical Systems**

by D. Anosov, at al.

**Publisher**: Scholarpedia 2009

**Description**:

The encyclopedia covers differential equations, numerical analysis, bifurcations, topological dynamics, ergodic theory, hyperbolic dynamics, oscillators, synchronization, pattern formation, chaos, statistical mechanics, control theory, and applications.

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