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Complexity: A Guided Tour
Complexity: A Guided Tour
by Melanie Mitchell
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What enables individually simple insects like ants to act with such precision and purpose as a group? How do trillions of individual neurons produce something as extraordinarily complex as consciousness? What is it that guides self-organizing structures... (read more)

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The Unified Cycle Theory: How Cycles Dominate the Structure of the Universe and Influence Life on Earth
The Unified Cycle Theory: How Cycles Dominate the Structure of the Universe and Influence Life on Earth
by Stephen J. Puetz
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Documented cycles range widely in diversity. They include fluctuations in the stock market, commodity prices, economic activity, wars, civilizations, global climate, ice-ages, geological formations, and abundance of life on Earth. This book examines all... (read more)

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Sync: The Emerging Science of Spontaneous Order
Sync: The Emerging Science of Spontaneous Order
by Steven Strogatz
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The tendency to synchronize may be the most mysterious and pervasive drive in all of nature. It has intrigued some of the most brilliant minds of the 20th century, including Albert Einstein, Richard Feynman, Norbert Wiener, Brian Josephson, and Arthur... (read more)

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The Watchman's Rattle: A Radical New Theory of Collapse
The Watchman's Rattle: A Radical New Theory of Collapse
by Rebecca D. Costa
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Why can’t we solve our problems anymore? Why do threats such as the Gulf oil spill, worldwide recession, terrorism, and global warming suddenly seem unstoppable? Are there limits to the kinds of problems humans can solve? Rebecca Costa... (read more)

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Thinking in Systems: A Primer
Thinking in Systems: A Primer
by Donella Meadows
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In the years following her role as the lead author of the international bestseller, Limits to Growth--the first book to show the consequences of unchecked growth on a finite planet-- Donella Meadows remained a pioneer of environmental and social analysis... (read more)

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Complexity: A Guided Tour
Complexity: A Guided Tour
by Melanie Mitchell
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What enables individually simple insects like ants to act with such precision and purpose as a group? How do trillions of neurons produce something as extraordinarily complex as consciousness? In this remarkably clear and companionable book, leading... (read more)

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An Introduction to Identification
An Introduction to Identification
by J. P. Norton
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Advanced undergraduates and graduate students of electrical, chemical, mechanical, and environmental engineering will appreciate this text for a course in systems identification. In addition to the theoretical basis for mathematical modeling, it covers a... (read more)

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Multidimensional Systems Theory and Applications
Multidimensional Systems Theory and Applications
by N. K. (edt) Bose
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The Second Edition of this book includes an abundance of examples to illustrate advanced concepts and brings out in a text book setting the algorithms for bivariate polynomial matrix factorization results that form the basis of two-dimensional systems... (read more)

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Unifying Themes in Complex Systems; Proceedings; V.1. (Reprint, 2000).
Unifying Themes in Complex Systems; Proceedings; V.1. (Reprint, 2000).
by Yaneer Bar-yam
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The study of complex systems has attracted a broad range of researchers from many disciplines spanning both the hard and soft sciences. In the Autumn of 1997, 300 of these researchers came together for the First International Conference on Complex... (read more)

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Flexibility in Engineering Design (Engineering Systems)
Flexibility in Engineering Design (Engineering Systems)
by Richard De Neufville
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andlt;Pandgt;Project teams can improve results by recognizing that the future is inevitably uncertain and that by creating flexible designs they can adapt to eventualities. This approach enables them to take advantage of new opportunities and avoid... (read more)

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Network Models in Optimization & Their Applications in Practice
Network Models in Optimization & Their Applications in Practice
by Fred Glover
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Unique in that it focuses on formulation and case studies rather than solutions procedures covering applications for pure, generalized and integer networks, equivalent formulations plus successful techniques of network models. Every chapter contains a... (read more)

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Complex Adaptive Systems: an Introduction To Computational Models of Social Life (07 Edition)
Complex Adaptive Systems: an Introduction To Computational Models of Social Life (07 Edition)
by John H. Miller
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"The use of computational, especially agent-based, models has already shown its value in illuminating the study of economic and other social processes. Miller and Page have written an orientation to this field that is a model of motivation and insight... (read more)

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Statistical Theory of Linear Systems
Statistical Theory of Linear Systems
by E Hannan
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This work discusses closely the making of good models from observations, offering an interdisciplinary treatment of the subject. Focusing on linear dynamic systems evolving in discrete time, it examines their importance in the development of new... (read more)

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Platform for Change
Platform for Change
by Stafford Beer
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"Stafford Beer is undoubtedly among the world's most provocative, creative, and profound thinkers on the subject of management, and he records his thinking with a flair that is unmatched. His writing is as much art as it is science. He is the most... (read more)

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Learning & Coordination: Enhancing Agent Performance Through Distributed Decision-Making
Learning & Coordination: Enhancing Agent Performance Through Distributed Decision-Making
by Steven H. Kim
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Intelligent systems of the natural kind are adaptive and robust: they learn over time and degrade gracefully under stress. If artificial systems are to display a similar level of sophistication, an organizing framework and operating principles are... (read more)

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Theory and Application of Multi-Formalism Modeling
Theory and Application of Multi-Formalism Modeling
by Marco Gribaudo And Mauro Iacono.
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With complex systems and complex requirements being a challenge that designers must face to reach quality results, multi-formalism modeling offers tools and methods that allow modelers to exploit the benefits of different techniques in a general... (read more)

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Foundations of Fuzzy Systems
Foundations of Fuzzy Systems
by R. Kruse
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A rigorous explanation of fuzzy systems theory plus a detailed illustration of specific practical applications of the powerful engineering tool they represent. Contains a discussion of cutting-edge technology supplemented by the analysis of several... (read more)

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Chaos Under Control: The Art and Science of Complexity
Chaos Under Control: The Art and Science of Complexity
by David Peak
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Introduces beginners and nonscientists to the dynamics of order and chaos, the geometry of fractals and the new science of complexity. Discusses topics such as the Butterfly Effect, self-organization, and emergent properties, and connects the study of... (read more)

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Computer-Aided Verification of Coordinating Processes: The Automata-Theoretic Approach (Princeton Series in Computer Science)
Computer-Aided Verification of Coordinating Processes: The Automata-Theoretic Approach (Princeton Series in Computer Science)
by R P Kurshan
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Formal verification increasingly has become recognized as an answer to the problem of how to create ever more complex control systems, which nonetheless are required to behave reliably. To be acceptable in an industrial setting, formal verification must... (read more)

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Hierarchy in Natural and Social Sciences
Hierarchy in Natural and Social Sciences
by Denise (edt) Pumain
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Hierarchy is a form of organisation of complex systems that rely on or produce a strong differentiation in capacity (power and size) between the parts of the system. It is frequently observed within the natural living world as well as in social... (read more)

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