By Andrei Ludu (auth.)
The valuable topic of this booklet is the level to which the constitution of the unfastened dynamical obstacles of a approach controls the evolution of the process as a complete. utilizing 3 orthogonal varieties of considering - mathematical, constructivist and morphological, it illustrates those innovations utilizing purposes to chose difficulties from the social and lifestyles sciences, in addition to economics.
In a broader context, it introduces and studies a few glossy mathematical techniques to the technology of complicated structures. ordinary modeling techniques (based on non-linear differential equations, dynamic structures, graph concept, mobile automata, stochastic approaches, or details thought) are compatible for learning neighborhood difficulties. in spite of the fact that they can't at the same time keep in mind all of the various aspects and phenomena of a posh approach, and new techniques are required to unravel the difficult challenge of correlations among phenomena at varied degrees and hierarchies, their self-organization and memory-evolutive points, the expansion of extra constructions and are eventually required to provide an explanation for why and the way such complicated platforms can show either robustness and flexibility.
This graduate-level textual content additionally addresses a broader interdisciplinary viewers, protecting the mathematical point basically uniform in the course of the booklet, and concerning simply easy parts from calculus, algebra, geometry and structures theory.
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