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Title Nonlinear dynamics : from lasers to butterflies : selected lectures from the 15th Canberra International Physics Summer School, Australian National University, 21 January-1 February 2002 / Editor Rowena Ball.

Published Singapore : World Scientific, 2003.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM ERC  530.15539 NONL    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 435 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series World Scientific lecture notes in complex systems ; Vol. 1.
Notes Assistant editor : Nail Akhmediev.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Chapter 1 : Nonlinearity and complexity : an introduction [by] B. Davies--Chapter 2 : Hunting mathematical butterflies [by] N. Joshi--Chapter 3 : The dynamics of Fermi acceleration : from cosmic rays to discharge heating [by] M. A. Lieberman--Chapter 4 : Large resonances in Hamiltonian systems with applications [by] C. Holmes--Chapter 5 : Structure functions, cumulants and breakdown criteria for wave turbulence [by] L. J. Biven, C. Connaughton and A. C. Newell--Chapter 6 : Renormalized closure theory and subgrid-scale parameterizations for two-dimensional turbulence [by] J. S. Fredericksen--Chapter 7 : Low-dimensional modelling of dynamical systems applied to some dissipative fluid mechanics [by] A. J. Roberts--Chapter 8 : Vortices and spatial solitons in optical resonators and the relations to other fields of physics [by] C.bO. Weiss [et al]--Chapter 9 : Nonlinear waves and (interesting) applications [by] M. J. Ablowitz, T. Hirooka and Z. H. Musslimani--Chapter 10 : Global description of patterns far from onset : a case study [by] N. Ercolani [et al].
Other author Ball, Rowena.
Physics Summer School (15th :, 2002 : Australian National University)
Subject Chaotic behavior in systems -- Congresses.
Turbulence -- Congresses.
Nonlinear theories -- Congresses.
ISBN 9812383204