How Nature Works

Author: Per Bak
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1475754264
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Bak writes with such ease and lucidity, and his ideas are so intriguing...essential reading for those interested in complex systems...it will reward a sufficiently skeptical reader.

How Nature Works

Author: Per Bak
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ISBN: 9781475754278
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Bak writes with such ease and lucidity, and his ideas are so intriguing...essential reading for those interested in complex systems...it will reward a sufficiently skeptical reader.

How Nature Works

Author: Per Bak
Publisher: Copernicus
ISBN: 9780387987385
Size: 76.80 MB
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Bak writes with such ease and lucidity, and his ideas are so intriguing...essential reading for those interested in complex systems...it will reward a sufficiently skeptical reader.

Self Organized Criticality

Author: Henrik Jeldtoft Jensen
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521483711
Size: 47.79 MB
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A clear and concise introduction to this new, cross-disciplinary field.

Self Organised Criticality

Author: Gunnar Pruessner
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521853354
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An overview of results and methods, written for graduates and researchers in physics, mathematics, biology, sociology, finance, medicine and engineering.

Self Organized Criticality In Earth Systems

Author: Stefan Hergarten
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3662043904
Size: 62.69 MB
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After introducing the reader to the basics of fractals, chaos and SOC the book presents established and new applications of SOC in the earth sciences: earthquakes, forest fires, landslides and drainage networks.

Self Organized Criticality In Astrophysics

Author: Markus Aschwanden
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783642150012
Size: 12.65 MB
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Markus Aschwanden introduces the concept of self-organized criticality (SOC) and shows that due to its universality and ubiquity it is a law of nature for which he derives the theoretical framework and specific physical models in this book.

Complexity

Author: Roger Lewin
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226476551
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Examines the field of complexity science, with sections focusing on how the discipline works within computer simulations, natural ecosystems, and various social systems.

Stochastic Models With Power Law Tails

Author: Dariusz Buraczewski
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319296795
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The text gives an introduction to the Kesten-Goldie theory for stochastic recurrence equations of the type X_t=A_tX_{t-1}+B_t.

Bak S Sand Pile

Author: Theodore Gyle Lewis
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ISBN: 9780983074502
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Modern societies want to avert catastrophes, but the drive to make things faster, cheaper, and more efficient leads to self-organized criticality-the condition of systems on the verge of disaster. This is a double-edged sword.