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Berger, Arno

Chaos and Chance

An Introduction to Stochastic Aspects of Dynamics

Series:De Gruyter Textbook

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    Publication Date:
    2001
    Copyright year:
    2001
    ISBN
    978-3-11-086621-6
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    With emphasis on stochastic aspects of deterministic systems this short book introduces the reader to the basic facts and some special topics of applied ergodic theory. It adresses advanced undergraduate and graduate students from various disciplines, i.e. mathematicians, physicists, electrical and mechanical engineers. Based upon a sound (but non-technical) mathematical introduction, a number of typical examples from applications (mostly from mechanics) are thoroughly discussed. By studying both probabilistic and deterministic features of dynamical systems the reader will develop what might be considered a unified view on chaos and chance as two sides of the same thing.

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    Arno Berger is a Lecturer in Mathematics at the University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand. He has held positions in Austria, Germany, Great Britain and the United States.

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