Structural Instability in Systems Modelling

  • T. Poston
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Series in Synergetics book series (SSSYN, volume 6)

Abstract

The predictions of many scientific models are highly sensitive to small perturbations of the equations. Topological study of these can clarify and improve robustness of the models, sometimes revealing new phenomena implicitly associated with them.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • T. Poston
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  1. 1.Département de Physique ThéoriqueUniversité de GenèveGenève 4Switzerland

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