By Pierre Collet,M. Courbage,S. Métens,A. Neishtadt,G. Zaslavsky

This booklet deals a latest up to date evaluate at the most vital actions in this day dynamical structures and statistical mechanics by way of the very best specialists within the area. It provides a modern and pedagogical view on theories of classical and quantum chaos and complexity in hamiltonian and ergodic platforms and their functions to anomalous delivery in fluids, plasmas, oceans and atom-optic units and to regulate of chaotic delivery. The booklet is issued from lecture notes of the foreign summer time college on 'Chaotic Dynamics and delivery in Classical and Quantum platforms' held in Cargèse (Corsica) 18th to the thirtieth August 2003. It displays the spirit of the varsity to supply lectures on the post-doctoral point on easy strategies and instruments. the 1st half issues ergodicity and combining, complexity and entropy capabilities, SRB measures, fractal dimensions and bifurcations in hamiltonian platforms. Then, types of dynamical evolutions of delivery techniques in classical and quantum structures were mostly defined. the second one half issues shipping in fluids, plasmas and reacting media. nevertheless, new experiments of chilly optically trapped atoms and electrodynamics hollow space were completely awarded. eventually, numerous papers undergo on synchronism and keep an eye on of chaos. the objective viewers of the court cases are physicists, mathematicians and all scientists concerned with Chaos and Dynamical platforms idea and their primary purposes in Physics and within the technological know-how of advanced and Nonlinear phenomena.

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