Dynamics, Ergodic Theory, and Geometry
by Boris Hasselblatt
Publisher: Cambridge University Press 2007
Number of pages: 334
This volume contains surveys and research articles by leading experts in several areas of dynamical systems that have recently experienced substantial progress. Some of the major surveys focus on symplectic geometry; smooth rigidity; hyperbolic, parabolic, and symbolic dynamics; and ergodic theory. Students and researchers in dynamical systems, geometry, and related areas will find this a fascinating look at the state of the art.
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by Valerio Lucarini, et al. - arXiv
This book provides a comprehensive introduction for the study of extreme events in the context of dynamical systems. It provides an overview of the area, underlining its relevance for mathematics, natural sciences, engineering, and social sciences.
by Eric Tesse - arXiv
This article will take up the question of what underlies the quantum formalism, whether it can be derived from simpler mathematical structures, and if so, what physical properties a system must possess in order for the formalism to hold.
by Evans M. Harrell II
Class notes for an introductory course on dynamical systems and chaos for mathematicians, physicists, and engineers. The text concentrates on models rather than proofs in order to bring out the concepts of dynamics and chaos.
by Nils Berglund - arXiv
These are lecture notes for undergraduate Mathematics and Physics students. They cover a few selected topics from perturbation theory at an introductory level: Bifurcations and Unfolding; Regular Perturbation Theory; Singular Perturbation Theory.