Nonlinear Waves and Solitons on Contours and Closed Surfaces by Andrei Ludu

By Andrei Ludu

This quantity is an advent to nonlinear waves and soliton thought within the detailed atmosphere of compact areas this kind of closed curves and surfaces and different area contours. It assumes familiarity with uncomplicated soliton idea and nonlinear dynamical systems.

The first a part of the ebook introduces the mathematical thought required for treating the manifolds thought of, supplying proper notions from topology and differential geometry. An advent to the speculation of movement of curves and surfaces - as a part of the rising box of contour dynamics - is given.

The moment and 3rd elements speak about the modeling of varied actual solitons on compact platforms, reminiscent of filaments, loops and drops made from virtually incompressible fabrics thereby intersecting with a good number of actual disciplines from hydrodynamics to compact item astrophysics.

This e-book is meant for graduate scholars and researchers in arithmetic, physics and engineering.

This new version has been completely revised, increased and updated.

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Chaotic Modelling and Simulation: Analysis of Chaotic by Christos H. Skiadas,Charilaos Skiadas

By Christos H. Skiadas,Charilaos Skiadas

Offers either average and Novel methods for the Modeling of Systems
Examines the attention-grabbing habit of specific sessions of Models


Chaotic Modelling and Simulation: Analysis of Chaotic versions, Attractors and Forms provides the most types constructed by way of pioneers of chaos thought, in addition to new extensions and diversifications of those versions. utilizing greater than 500 graphs and illustrations, the authors convey easy methods to layout, estimate, and try an array of models.



Requiring little past wisdom of arithmetic, the booklet specializes in classical kinds and attractors in addition to new simulation tools and strategies. principles sincerely development from the main uncomplicated to the main complicated. The authors disguise deterministic, stochastic, logistic, Gaussian, hold up, Hénon, Holmes, Lorenz, Rössler, and rotation versions. additionally they examine chaotic research as a device to layout varieties that seem in actual structures; simulate complex and chaotic orbits and paths within the sun process; discover the Hénon–Heiles, Contopoulos, and Hamiltonian structures; and supply a compilation of attention-grabbing platforms and diversifications of platforms, together with the very fascinating Lotka–Volterra system.



Making a fancy subject available via a visible and geometric kind, this ebook should still motivate new advancements within the box of chaotic versions and inspire extra readers to get involved during this swiftly advancing zone.

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State-Space Approaches for Modelling and Control in by Gerasimos G. Rigatos

By Gerasimos G. Rigatos

The publication conclusively solves difficulties linked to the regulate and estimation of nonlinear and chaotic dynamics in financial structures whilst those are defined within the type of nonlinear traditional differential equations. It then addresses difficulties linked to the keep watch over and estimation of financial structures ruled by means of partial differential equations (e.g. the Black–Scholes partial differential equation (PDE) and its variants). finally it an deals optimum way to the matter of statistical validation of computational types and instruments used to aid financial engineers in selection making.

The software of state-space versions in financial engineering signifies that the heuristics and empirical tools presently in use in decision-making tactics for finance might be eradicated. It additionally permits equipment of fault-free functionality and optimality within the administration of resources and capitals and strategies assuring balance within the functioning of financial platforms to be established.

Covering the next key components of financial engineering: (i) keep watch over and stabilization of financial platforms dynamics, (ii) nation estimation and forecasting, and (iii) statistical validation of decision-making instruments, the booklet can be utilized for instructing undergraduate or postgraduate classes in financial engineering. it's also an invaluable source for the engineering and machine technology community

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Mathematics for Dynamic Modeling by Edward Beltrami

By Edward Beltrami

This re-creation of Mathematics for Dynamic Modeling updates a popular and highly-respected textbook. The textual content is suitable for upper-level undergraduate and graduate point classes in modeling, dynamical structures, differential equations, and linear multivariable platforms provided in numerous departments together with arithmetic, engineering, computing device technology, and economics. The textual content good points many various lifelike purposes from a wide selection of disciplines.
The e-book covers very important instruments reminiscent of linearization, suggestions thoughts, using Liapunov features, and optimum keep watch over. This new version is a precious device for figuring out and instructing a swiftly turning out to be box. Practitioners and researchers can also locate this e-book of interest.

  • Contains a brand new bankruptcy on balance of dynamic models
  • Covers many practical purposes from a large choice of fields in an available manner
  • Provides a large advent to the complete scope of dynamical systems
  • Incorporates new advancements akin to new types for chemical reactions and autocatalysis
  • Integrates MATLAB in the course of the textual content in either examples and illustrations
  • Includes a brand new creation to nonlinear differential equations

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Stable Isotopes and Biosphere - Atmosphere Interactions: by Lawrence B Flanagan,James R. Ehleringer,Diane E Pataki

By Lawrence B Flanagan,James R. Ehleringer,Diane E Pataki

The rising multidisciplinary box of earth process technological know-how units out to enhance our figuring out functioning ecosystems, at a world point around the complete planet. Stable Isotopes and Biosphere - surroundings Interactions appears to be like to 1 of its strongest instruments — the applying of good isotope analyses — to figuring out biosphere-atmosphere trade of the greenhouse gases, and synthesizes a lot of the hot development during this work.

Stable Isotopes and Biosphere - surroundings Interactions describes contemporary growth in knowing the mechanisms, tactics and functions of recent concepts. It makes an important contribution to the rising, multidisciplinary research of the Earth as an interacting method. This booklet may be an immense reference for college kids and researchers in biology, ecology, biogeochemistry, meteorology, and atmospheric technology and should be priceless for an individual with any curiosity sooner or later of the planet.

  • Describes purposes of recent solid isotope innovations to the rising fields of earth approach technology and international change
  • Illustrates advances in scaling of physiological approaches from leaf/soil to the worldwide scale
  • Contains cutting-edge, serious experiences written through overseas researchers and experts

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The KAM Story:A Friendly Introduction to the Content, by H Scott Dumas

By H Scott Dumas

This is a semi-popular arithmetic booklet aimed toward a vast readership of mathematically literate scientists, in particular mathematicians and physicists who're now not specialists in classical mechanics or KAM idea, and scientific-minded readers. components of the ebook also needs to entice much less mathematically expert readers with an curiosity within the historical past or philosophy of science.

The scope of the e-book is extensive: it not just describes KAM idea in a few aspect, but in addition provides its historic context (thus exhibiting why it was once a “breakthrough”). additionally mentioned are functions of KAM conception (especially to celestial mechanics and statistical mechanics) and the elements of arithmetic and physics during which KAM conception is living (dynamical structures, classical mechanics, and Hamiltonian perturbation theory).

Although a couple of resources on KAM idea are actually to be had for specialists, this ebook makes an attempt to fill a long-standing hole at a extra descriptive point. It stands proud very truly from latest courses on KAM thought since it leads the reader via an obtainable account of the idea and locations it in its right context in arithmetic, physics, and the historical past of science.

Contents:

  • Introduction
  • Minimum Mathematical Background
  • Leading as much as KAM: A cartoon of the History
  • KAM Theory
  • KAM in Context: Questions, effects, Significance
  • Other ends up in Hamiltonian Perturbation thought (HPT)
  • Physical Applications
  • Appendices:
    • Kolmogorov's 1954 Paper
    • Overview of Low-Dimensional Small Divisor Problems
    • East Meets West — Russians, Europeans, Americans
    • Guide to extra Reading
    • Selected Quotations
    • Glossary

Readership: Undergraduates, graduates, and researchers largely attracted to Hamiltonian perturbation concept, statistical mechanics, ergodic idea, Nekhoroshev idea, Arnold diffusion, nonlinear dynamics, dynamical platforms, chaos conception, classical mechanics, and the historical past of those subjects.

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Wärme, Nichtlinearität, Relativität: Band 2 (De Gruyter by Wolfgang Pfeiler

By Wolfgang Pfeiler

Bestellen Sie das 6-bändige Set und sparen Sie quick €50.

Dieses sechsbändige Lehrbuch bietet für Lehrende und Lernende der Physik und der Naturwissenschaften insgesamt eine Brücke von den Phänomenen und Experimenten sowie der dadurch motivierten Modellbildung zu den weiterführenden Theorien. Der logische Aufbau und die klare und übersichtliche Darstellung unterstützt die Studierenden mit einem durchgehenden roten Faden und Lernhilfen auf verschiedenen Ebenen: Nach einer Vorstellung der Lerninhalte und Konzepte am Kapitelanfang werden im folgenden textual content die Zusammenhänge deutlich gemacht, Formeln konsequent hergeleitet, mit vielen Abbildungen erläutert und am Kapitelende wird das Wichtigste noch einmal zusammengefasst.

Band II
Physik der Wärme:
Ideale Gase, Temperatur, Nullter Hauptsatz, thermische Ausdehnung, kinetische Gastheorie (Maxwell-Verteilung), Transportprozesse in Gasen, Thermodynamik (Hauptsätze, thermodynamische Potenziale und Gleichgewichtsbedingungen), reale Gase und Flüssigkeiten, Phasenumwandlungen.
Nichtlineare Dynamik:
Stabile und instabile Systeme, Lyapunov-Exponent, logistisches Wachstumsgesetz, Feigenbaum-Diagramm, Selbstähnlichkeit, fraktale measurement, Chaos-Übergang, Strukturbildung.
Relativistische Mechanik:
Einsteinsches Relativitätsprinzip, Gleichortig- und Gleichzeitigkeit, Galilei- und Lorentz-Transformation, Zeitdilatation und Längenkontraktion, relativistischer Dopplereffekt, Minkowski-Diagramm, Additionstheorem, Eigenzeitintervall und relativistischer Impuls, relativistische Energie, masselose Teilchen, vierdimensionale Formulierung.

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Introduction to Modern Dynamics: Chaos, Networks, Space and by David D. Nolte

By David D. Nolte

the easiest components of physics are the final issues that our scholars ever see. those are the interesting new frontiers of nonlinear and intricate platforms which are on the leading edge of college study and are the root of many high-tech companies. subject matters akin to site visitors at the world-wide-web, the unfold of epidemics via globally-mobile populations, or the synchronization of worldwide economies are ruled by means of common ideas simply as profound as Newton's laws.
Nonetheless, the traditional college physics curriculum reserves each one of these issues for complex graduate research. justifications are given for this example: first, that the mathematical instruments had to comprehend those subject matters are past the ability set of undergraduate scholars, and moment, that
these are speciality subject matters with out universal topic and little overlap.

Introduction to trendy Dynamics dispels those myths. The constitution of this booklet combines the 3 major themes of contemporary dynamics - chaos idea, dynamics on advanced networks, and basic relativity - right into a coherent framework. through taking a geometrical view of physics, focusing on the time evolution of actual structures as trajectories via summary areas, those themes percentage a typical and straightforward mathematical language by which any pupil can achieve a unified actual intuition.
Given the growing to be value of advanced dynamical platforms in lots of parts of technology and know-how, this article presents scholars with an up to date beginning for his or her destiny careers.

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Practical Iterative Learning Control with Frequency Domain by Danwei Wang,Yongqiang Ye,Bin Zhang

By Danwei Wang,Yongqiang Ye,Bin Zhang

This ebook is at the iterative studying keep watch over (ILC) with specialise in the layout and implementation. We procedure the ILC layout in accordance with the frequency area research and tackle the ILC implementation in line with the sampled facts tools. this can be the 1st publication of ILC from frequency area and sampled facts methodologies. The frequency area layout tools provide ILC clients insights to the convergence functionality that's of functional merits. This booklet provides a finished framework with a variety of methodologies to make sure the learnable bandwidth within the ILC process to be set with a stability among studying functionality and studying balance. The sampled info implementation guarantees powerful execution of ILC in functional dynamic platforms. The provided sampled facts ILC equipment additionally make sure the stability of functionality and balance of studying technique. additionally, the provided theories and methodologies are verified with an ILC managed robot approach. The experimental effects express that the machines can paintings in a lot greater accuracy than a suggestions keep watch over by myself can supply. With the proposed ILC algorithms, it's attainable that machines can paintings to their layout limits set by means of sensors and actuators. the objective viewers for this ebook comprises scientists, engineers and practitioners interested in any platforms with repetitive operations.

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Atlas of Physarum Computing by Andrew Adamatzky

By Andrew Adamatzky

The slime mildew Physarum polycephalum is a huge mobilephone obvious via the unaided eye. It behaves as an clever nonlinear spatially prolonged energetic medium encapsulated in an elastic membrane. The mobile optimises its development styles in configurations of attractants and repellents. This behaviour is interpreted as computation. various prototypes of slime mold pcs have been designed to unravel difficulties of computational geometry, graphs and shipping networks and to enforce common computing circuits.

In this particular set of clinical photos and micrographs, the prime specialists in computing device technology, biology, chemistry and fabric technology illustrate in outstanding aspect the character of the slime mold pcs and hybrid units. each picture or micrograph during this publication is of actual clinical, theoretical or technological curiosity. each one access contains a self-contained description of ways the visualised phenomenon is utilized in the suitable slime mold computer.

This atlas is exclusive in supplying the intensity and breadth of data in harnessing behaviour of the slime mildew to accomplish computation. it's going to support readers to appreciate how exploitation of organic approaches has sparked new rules and spurred growth in lots of fields of technology and engineering.

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