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What Is This All About?

  • José María AmigóEmail author
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Part of the Springer Series in Synergetics book series (SSSYN)

This introductory chapter is meant as a tour of the main topics in this book: patterns, ordinal relations, complexity, and entropy. The approach is mostly informal; for the technicalities behind the different notions met on the way, the reader is referred to Annex A and Annex B.

Keywords

Cellular Automaton Periodic Point Topological Entropy Symbolic Dynamic Permutation Entropy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centro de Investigacion OperativaUniversidad Miguel HernandezElcheSpain

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