By Oded Regev

The self-discipline of nonlinear dynamics has built explosively in all components of physics. This accomplished primer summarizes the most advancements within the mathematical conception of dynamical platforms, chaos, development formation and complexity. An advent to mathematical ideas and strategies is given within the first a part of the publication, prior to being utilized to stellar, interstellar, galactic and massive scale complicated phenomena within the Universe. Regev demonstrates the potential program of principles together with unusual attractors, Poincaré sections, fractals, bifurcations, and complicated spatial styles, to precise astrophysical difficulties. This self-contained textual content will entice a vast viewers of astrophysicists and astronomers who desire to comprehend and follow sleek dynamical techniques to the issues they're engaged on. It presents researchers and graduate scholars with the investigative instruments they should totally discover chaotic and complicated phenomena.

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