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: 41.83 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: 36.63 MB
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A clear and concise introduction to this new, cross-disciplinary field.

Self Organized Criticality In Earth Systems

Author: Stefan Hergarten
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3662043904
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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.

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.

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.

Self Organized Criticality In Earth Systems

Author: Stefan Hergarten
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3662043904
Size: 75.76 MB
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Birkhauser, Basel, Berlin, Boston Aki K, Richards PG (1980) Quantitative
Seismology. W. H. Freeman & Co., San Francisco Bak P (1996) How Nature
Works - the Science of Self-Organized Criticality. Copernicus, Springer, Berlin,
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Freedom In Mathematics

Author: Pierre Cartier
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 8132227883
Size: 17.99 MB
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This book challenges the views put forward by Pierre Cartier, one of the anchors of the famous Bourbaki group, and C├ędric Villani, one of the most brilliant mathematicians of his generation, who received the Fields Medal in 2010.

Think Complexity

Author: Allen B. Downey
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 1449331696
Size: 55.93 MB
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Ideal as a text for courses on Python programming and algorithms, Think Complexity will also help self-learners gain valuable experience with topics and ideas they might not encounter otherwise.