By Sandro Wimberger

The box of nonlinear dynamics and chaos has grown a great deal during the last few a long time and is changing into increasingly more proper in several disciplines. This booklet provides a transparent and concise creation to the sector of nonlinear dynamics and chaos, appropriate for graduate scholars in arithmetic, physics, chemistry, engineering, and in normal sciences regularly. It presents a radical and smooth advent to the suggestions of Hamiltonian dynamical structures' thought combining in a entire method classical and quantum mechanical description. It covers a variety of subject matters frequently no longer present in related books. Motivations of the respective matters and a transparent presentation eases the certainty. The publication is predicated on lectures on classical and quantum chaos held by way of the writer at Heidelberg college. It includes routines and labored examples, which makes it perfect for an introductory direction for college kids in addition to for researchers beginning to paintings within the field.

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