Hamiltonian Chaos and Fractional Dynamics
By (author) George M. Zaslavsky
Normal Price: $82.95
Your Price: $74.66 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $8.30! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.73 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply, Not for Xmas
Hamiltonian Chaos and Fractional Dynamics by George M. Zaslavsky
Book DescriptionThe dynamics of realistic Hamiltonian systems has unusual microscopic features that are direct consequences of its fractional space-time structure and its phase space topology. The book deals with the fractality of the chaotic dynamics and kinetics, and also includes material on non-ergodic and non-well-mixing Hamiltonian dynamics. The book does not follow the traditional scheme of most of today's literature on chaos. The intention of the author has been to put together some of the most complex and yet open problems on the general theory of chaotic systems. The importance of the discussed issues and an understanding of their origin should inspire students and researchers to touch upon some of the deepest aspects of nonlinear dynamics. The book considers the basic principles of the Hamiltonian theory of chaos and some applications including for example, the cooling of particles and signals, control and erasing of chaos, polynomial complexity, Maxwell's Demon, and others. It presents a new and realistic image of the origin of dynamical chaos and randomness. An understanding of the origin of randomness in dynamical systems, which cannot be of the same origin as chaos, provides new insights in the diverse fields of physics, biology, chemistry, and engineering.
Buy Hamiltonian Chaos and Fractional Dynamics book by George M. Zaslavsky from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780199535484
(234mm x 157mm x 22mm)
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 11-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author George M. Zaslavsky
Synchronized Dynamics of Complex Systems, Hardback (February 2008)
Summarizes the discoveries involving the study of synchronization in coupled chaotic systems. This book describes the complete synchronization phenomenon, both for low and for high dimensional situations, and illustrates possible applications in the field of communicating with chaos. It provides an overview on synchronization phenomena.
Stochastic Dynamics and Control, Hardback (August 2006)
Based on many years of author's research and teaching on random vibration and control, this book provides a review of theory of probability, stochastic processes, and stochastic calculus. It presents random vibration analyses of SDOF, MDOF and continuous structural systems and research results on fatigue analysis of non-Gaussian stress processes.
Singularity and Dynamics on Discontinuous Vector Fields, Hardback (July 2006)
Discusses fundamental problems in dynamics, which exist in engineering, natural and social sciences. This illustrated book presents a basic theory for the interactions among many dynamical systems and for a system whose motions are constrained naturally or artificially.
Hamiltonian Chaos and Fractional Dynamics, Hardback (December 2004)» View all books by George M. Zaslavsky
This books gives a realistic contemporary image of Hamiltonian dynamics, dealing with the basic principles of the Hamiltonian theory of chaos in addition to very recent and unusual applications of nonlinear dynamics and the fractality of dynamics.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Hamiltonian Chaos and Fractional Dynamics book by George M. Zaslavsky and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - George M. Zaslavsky
Professor George M. Zaslavsky Department of Physics and Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences New York University
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.