Complex and Adaptive Dynamical Systems: A Primer
by Claudius Gros
Publisher: arXiv 2008
Number of pages: 276
This textbook covers a wide range of concepts, notions and phenomena of a truly interdisciplinary subject of rapidly growing importance. Complex system theory deals with dynamical systems containing a very large number of variables, showing a plethora of emergent features, arising in a broad range of contexts.
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by Curtis T. McMullen - Harvard University
Contents: Ergodic theory; Dynamics on hyperbolic surfaces; Orbit counting, equidistribution and arithmetic; Spectral theory; Mixing of unitary representations of SLnR; Amenability; The Laplacian; All unitary representations of PSL2(R); etc.
by Constantin I. Chueshov - ACTA
An introduction to infinite-dimensional dissipative dynamical systems. The book outlines a variety of tools applied in the study of nonlinear dynamical distributed systems. The results have applications to many areas of physics and engineering.
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