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Substitutions in Dynamics, Arithmetics, and Combinatorics

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Substitutions in Dynamics, Arithmetics, and Combinatorics
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Publisher: Springer
ISBN/ASIN: 3540441417
ISBN-13: 9783540441410
Number of pages: 419

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A certain category of infinite strings of letters on a finite alphabet is presented here, chosen among the 'simplest' possible one may build, both because they are very deterministic and because they are built by simple rules (a letter is replaced by a word, a sequence is produced by iteration). These substitutive sequences have a surprisingly rich structure.

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