Nonlinear Physics For Beginners
Fractals, Chaos, Solitons, Pattern Formation, Cellular Automata and Complex Systems
The book can be used for self-study, as a textbook for a one-semester course, or as supplement to other courses in linear or nonlinear systems. The reader should have some knowledge in introductory college physics. No mathematics beyond calculus and no computer literacy are assumed.
Contents: Overview: Introduction; Fractals; Chaos; Solitons; Pattern Formation; Cellular Automata; Complex Systems; Remarks and Further Reading; Reprints: Fractals; Chaos; Solitons; Pattern Formation; Cellular Automata and Complex Systems; Projects: Computational; Theoretical; Experimental.
Readership: Nonlinear physicists.
Title: Nonlinear Physics For Beginners
Author: L Lam