Encyclopedia of Complexity and Systems Science, Volumes 1-10

Encyclopedia of Complexity and Systems Science, Volumes 1-10

Robert A. Meyers


Encyclopedia of Complexity and platforms technology presents an authoritative unmarried resource for knowing and utilising the innovations of complexity thought including the instruments and measures for examining advanced structures in all fields of technological know-how and engineering. The technological know-how and instruments of complexity and platforms technological know-how comprise theories of self-organization, advanced structures, synergetics, dynamical platforms, turbulence, catastrophes, instabilities, nonlinearity, stochastic procedures, chaos, neural networks, mobile automata, adaptive platforms, and genetic algorithms. Examples of near-term difficulties and significant unknowns that may be approached via complexity and platforms technological know-how comprise: The constitution, background and way forward for the universe; the organic foundation of attention; the combination of genomics, proteomics and bioinformatics as platforms biology; human durability limits; the boundaries of computing; sustainability of existence on the earth; predictability, dynamics and volume of earthquakes, hurricanes, tsunamis, and different ordinary failures; the dynamics of turbulent flows; lasers or fluids in physics, microprocessor layout; macromolecular meeting in chemistry and biophysics; mind features in cognitive neuroscience; weather switch; surroundings administration; site visitors administration; and company cycles. these kind of doubtless particularly other forms of constitution formation have a few vital beneficial properties and underlying constructions in universal. those deep structural similarities may be exploited to move analytical equipment and knowing from one box to a different. This specified paintings will expand the effect of complexity and approach technology to a much broader viewers than has been attainable thus far.

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