An Introduction to Complex Systems: Society, Ecology, and by Paul Fieguth PDF

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By Paul Fieguth

ISBN-10: 3319446053

ISBN-13: 9783319446059

This undergraduate textual content explores numerous large-scale phenomena - worldwide warming, ice a while, water, poverty - and makes use of those case reviews as a motivation to discover nonlinear dynamics, power-law statistics, and complicated structures. even though the exact mathematical descriptions of those issues might be not easy, the results of a method being nonlinear, power-law, or advanced are actually rather obtainable. This publication blends an academic method of the mathematical elements of complicated structures including a complementary narrative at the global/ecological/societal implications of such systems.

Nearly all engineering undergraduate classes specialise in arithmetic and structures that are small scale, linear, and Gaussian. regrettably there's not a unmarried large-scale ecological or social phenomenon that's scalar, linear, and Gaussian. This booklet deals scholars insights to raised comprehend the large-scale difficulties dealing with the realm and to gain that those can't be solved by way of a unmarried, slender educational box or point of view.

Instead, the booklet seeks to stress knowing, techniques, and ideas, in a fashion that's mathematically rigorous, in order that the options don't feel imprecise, yet no longer so technical that the math get within the method. The ebook is meant for undergraduate scholars in a technical area reminiscent of engineering, machine technological know-how, physics, arithmetic, and environmental studies.

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