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Published by New York Academy of Sciences .
Written in English


  • Astrophysics,
  • Chaos theory,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Chaotic behavior in systems,
  • Congresses

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Edition Notes

SeriesAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences
ContributionsHeinrich Eichhorn (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8267153M
ISBN 10089766390X
ISBN 109780897663908

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Its role it revealed in various problems of astrophysics and cosmology. Chaos made to revise the two-hundred year old views on the evolution of Solar system. Theory of interstellar matter, dynamics of star clusters and galaxies at present cannot be considered without chaotic effects. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: "The papers in this volume were presented at a workshop entitled Chaotic phenomena in astrophysics, which was held at the University of Florida at Gainesville, on October , Chaotic phenomena in astrophysics. Proceedings of the Second Florida Workshop in Nonlinear Astronomy, held at Gainesville, FL, USA, 9 - 10 October Author: J. R. Buchler, H. Eichhorn.   Astrophysics. Title: Chaotic Phenomena in Astrophysics and Cosmology. Authors: yan (Submitted on 11 Oct ) Abstract: Chaos as typical property of non-linear systems has revealed its crucial role in various problems of astrophysics and cosmology. The problems discussed at these lectures include planetary dynamics, galactic dynamics.

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FolJowing the formulation of the laws of mechanics by Newton, Lagrange sought to clarify and emphasize their geometrical character. Poincare and Liapunov successfuIJy developed analytical mechanics further along these lines. In this approach, one represents the evolution of all possible states. This book starts with a discussion of nonlinear ordinary differential equations, bifurcation theory and Hamiltonian dynamics. It then embarks on a systematic discussion of the traditional topics of modern nonlinear dynamics -- integrable systems, Poincaré maps, chaos, fractals and strange. Introduction to chaos: physics and mathematics of chaotic phenomena H Nagashima, Y Baba This textbook is a basic introduction to chaos. It is written primarily for advanced undergraduate students in science but postgraduate students and researchers in mathematics, physics and other areas of science will also find the book useful. It was recently recognized that research into various aspects of chaotic dynamics is growing rapidly as one of the premier areas in nonlinear science. The field of plasma physics is filled with nonlinear phenomena, so it is easy to see why the study of plasma is widespread in chaotic phenomena. Research on plasma chaos is being carried out in such areas as stochastic magnetic field and the.