Dynamical Zeta Functions: Where Do They Come from and What Are They Good for ?

  • David Ruelle
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The properties and usefulness of dynamical zeta functions associated with maps and flows are discussed, and they are compared with the more traditional number-theoretic zeta functions.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • David Ruelle
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  1. 1.Institut des Hautes Etudes ScientifiquesBures-sur-YvetteFrance

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