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Unit 13

The Concepts of Chaos





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Chernikov, Aleksander A.; Roald Z. Sagdeev, and Georgii M. Zaslavskii. "Chaos - How Regular Can it Be?" Physics Today, vol. 41, (November 1988).

Diacu, Florin and Philip Holmes. Celestial Encounters: The Origins of Chaos and Stability. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1996.

Glass, Leon, Michael R. Guevara, Alvin Shrier, and Rafael Perez. "Bifurcation and Chaos in a Periodically Stimulated Cardiac Oscillator," Physica, vol. 7, (1983).

Gleick, James. Chaos: Making a New Science. New York: Penguin Books, 1988.

Holland, John H. Emergence: From Chaos to Order. Reading, MA: Helix Books (Addison-Wesley Press), 1998.

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Nolasco, J.B. and R.W. Dahlen. "A Graphic Method for the Study of Alternation in Cardiac Action Potentials," Journal of Applied Physiology, vol. 25, no. 2 (1968).

Pikovsky, Arkady, Michael Rosenblum, and Jurgen Kurths. Synchronization : A Universal Concept in Nonlinear Sciences. Cambridge, New York: Cambridge University Press, 2001.

Smith, Douglas L. "Next Exit 0.5 Million Kilometers," Engineering and Science, vol. 65, no. 4 (2002).

Stewart, Ian. From Here to Infinity: A Guide to Today's Mathematics. Oxford, Great Britain: Oxford University Press, 1996.

Strogatz, Steven. Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos: With Applications to Physics, Biology, Chemistry and Engineering. Cambridge, MA: Perseus Books Publishing, 2000.

Thornton, Marion. Classical Dynamics of Particles and Systems, 4th ed. Orlando, FL: Saunders College Publishing (Harcourt Brace College Publishers), 1995.

Wang, Q.D. "Power Series Solutions and Integral Manifold of the N-Body Problem," Regular and Chaotic Dynamics, vol. 6, no. 4 (2001).

Feynman, Richard. The Character of Physical Law. New York: Modern Library: 1994; p 108.

Poincaré, Henri (edited and introduced by Daniel L. Goroff) New Methods of Celestial Mechanics, vol. 1; Los Angeles, CA: American Institute of Physics: 1993; pp 110-111.

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