Complex Systems

Syllabus (Autumn- 2011)

1– Concepts of complex systems

2– Complex behaviors: concepts and typical example

3– Complex systems in physics

4– Complex systems in neuronal systems

References:

1- H. Haken, "Information and self-organization: A macroscopic approach to complex systems", Springer (2006).

2- S. M. Manson, Gepforum 32, 405 (2001).

3- M. L. Guevara, L. Glass, J. Math. Biology 14, 1 (1982).

4- E. V. Ivashkevich, V. B. Priezzhev, Physica A 254, 97 (1998).

5- J. A. Acebron, et. al., Rev. Mod. Phys. 77, 137 (2005).

6- J. A. Scott Kelso, "Dynamic pattern: The self-organization of brain and behavior ", MIT Press (1995).

7- C. Gros, "Complex and adaptive dynamical systems", Springer (2011).