Complex Dynamics and Renormalization
by Curtis T. McMullen
Publisher: Princeton University Press 1994
Number of pages: 219
Addressing researchers and graduate students in the active meeting ground of analysis, geometry, and dynamics, this book presents a study of renormalization of quadratic polynomials and a rapid introduction to techniques in complex dynamics. Its central concern is the structure of an infinitely renormalizable quadratic polynomial f(z)=z2+c.
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