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Call number: | TJ214.5.B37::2001 Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Estimation with applications to tracking and navigation |
Author(s): |
Yaakov Bar-Shalom Xiao-Rong Li Thiagalingam Kirubarajan |
Date: | 2001 |
Publisher: | Wiley |
Contents: | Mathematical Notations. Introduction. Basic Concepts in Estimation. Linear Estimation in Static Systems. Linear Dynamic Systems with Random Inputs. State Estimation in Discrete Time Linear Dynamic Systems. Estimation for Kinematic Models. Computational Aspects of Estimation. Extensions of Discrete Time Linear Estimation. Continuous Time Linear State Estimation. State Estimation for Nonlinear Dynamic Systems. Adaptive Estimation and Maneuvering Targets. Introduction to Navigation Applications |
ISBN: | 2001022366 |
Keywords: | Remote control , Motion control devices , Telecommunication systems , Robots Control systems , Process control , Estimation theory |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-2014-9781461483045:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | The Phantoms of Medical and Health Physics [electronic resource] : Devices for Research and Development |
Author(s): |
Larry A DeWerd Michael Kissick |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | New York, NY : Springer New York : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | Acomprehensive overview of all types of phantoms used in medical imaging, therapy, nuclear medicine and health physics is provided in this title. For ionizing radiation, dosimetry with respect to issues of material composition,shape, and motion/posit ion effects are all highlighted. For medical imaging, each type of technology will need specific materials and designs, and the physics and indications will be explored for each type. Health physics phantoms areconcerned with some of the same issues such as material heterogeneity, but also unique issues such as organ-specific radiation dose from sources distributed in other organs. Though some of the information enclosed is found in othersources, divided especially along the three categories of imaging, t herapy, and health physics, many medical physicists as well as professionals need to bridge these three catagories. Readers will be able to use this book to select theappropriate phantom from a vendor at a clinic, to learn from as a student, to choose mat erials for custom phantom design, to design dynamic features, and as a reference for a variety of applications |
Contents: | 1. Introduction to Phantoms of Medical and Health Physics |
Section I: Phantoms of Radiation Therapy | |
2. Radiation Therapy Dosimetry Phantoms | |
3. Anthropormorphic Phantoms for Radiation Oncology Medical Physics | |
4. Motion Phantoms for Therapy | |
5. Phantoms in Brachytherapy | |
Section II. Imaging Phantoms | |
6. Imaging Phantoms: Conventional X | |
ray Imaging Applications | |
7. Computer Tomography (CT) Phantom Applications | |
8. Mammography Phantoms | |
9. Phantoms for Ultrasound Experimentation and Quality Control | |
10. Phantoms for Magnetic Resonance Imaging | |
11. Nuclear Medicine phanto | |
ISBN: | 9781461483045 |
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Series: | Biological and Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering, 1618-7210 |
Series: | Physics and Astronomy (Springer-11651) |
Keywords: | Radiology, Medical , Nuclear medicine , Diagnosis, Ultrasonic , Biomedical engineering |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-2012-9781461439783:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Classical Mechanics [electronic resource] : Applied Mechanics and Mechatronics |
Author(s): |
Jan Awrejcewicz Zbigniew Koruba |
Date: | 2012 |
Publisher: | New York, NY : Springer New York : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
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Note: | This isthe final volume of a triad of works by Jan Awrejcewicz (this third book with Zbigniew Koruba) devoted to classical mechanics. Classical Mechanics: Mechanics and Mechatronics presents a unique approach to studyingmechanical and electromagnetic processes occurring in applied mechanics and mechatronics with emphasis on theory, modeling, and analysis and control of gyropscopic devices, including military applications. This volume address a widespectrum of graduate students, postgraduate students, researchers, and instructors from the field of mechanics, this volume, and has a strong focus on advanced applications that will be of particular use and interest to engineers anddesigners practicing in the mechanical/mechatronic industry. Chapter 1 deal s with dynamics in mechatronic systems. Dynamics of a rigid spherical body is studied in Chapter 2 with emphasis on applications. Chapters 3 and 4 arededicated to the theory, evolution, and dynamics and control of the gyroscope and Chapter 5 focuses on gy roscopic control in the self-guidance systems of flying objects |
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Contents: | Preface |
List of Symbols | |
1. Dynamics in Mechatronic Systems | |
2. Equations of Motion of a Rigid Spherical Body | |
3. Theory of Gyroscopes | |
4. Dynamics and Control of a Gyroscope | |
5. Gyroscopic Control in Self | |
Guidance Systems of Flying Objects. | |
ISBN: | 9781461439783 |
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Series: | Advances in Mechanics and Mathematics, 1571-8689 : v30 |
Series: | Mathematics and Statistics (Springer-11649) |
Keywords: | Mathematics , Mechanics |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-2007-9781402043338:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Surface Plasmon Nanophotonics [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Mark L Brongersma Pieter G Kik |
Date: | 2007 |
Publisher: | Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands |
Size: | 1 online resource |
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Note: | The development of advanced dielectric photonic structures has enabled tremendous control over the propagation and manipulation of light. Structures such as waveguides, splitters, mixers, and resonators now play a central role inthe telecommunication s industry. This book will discuss an exciting new class of photonic devices, known as surface plasmon nanophotonic structures. Surface plasmons are easily accessible excitations in metals and semiconductors andinvolve a collective motion of the conductio n electrons. These excitations can be exploited to manipulate electromagnetic waves at optical frequencies (light) in new ways that are unthinkable in conventional dielectric structures.The field of plasmon nanophotonics is rapidly developing and impactin g a wide range of areas including: electronics, photonics, chemistry, biology, and medicine. The book will highlight several exciting new discoveries that have beenmade, while providing a clear discussion of the underlying physics, the nanofabrication iss ues, and the materials considerations involved in designing plasmonic devices with new functionality. The book is aimed at researchers andstudents interested in entering the field of plasmon nanophotonics, while serving as a reference to scientists alread y active in this area of research. It is written at the level of a first year graduate student with some background inelectromagnetic theory and working knowledge of Maxwells equations |
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Contents: | SURFACE PLASMON NANOPHOTONICS |
NEAR | |
FIELD AND FAR | |
FIELD PROPERTIES OF NANOPARTICLE ARRAYS | |
THEORY OF LIGHT TRANSMISSION THROUGH PERIODICALLY STRUCTURED NANO | |
APERTURES | |
DEVELOPMENT AND NEAR | |
FIELD CHARACTERIZATION OF SURFACE PLASMON WAVEGUIDES | |
NUMERICAL SIMULATIONS OF LONG | |
RANGE PLASMONIC TRANSMISSION LINES | |
SURFACE PLASMON POLARITON GUIDING IN PHOTONIC BANDGAP STRUCTURES | |
SUBWAVELENGTH | |
SCALE PLASMON WAVEGUIDES | |
OPTICAL SUPERLENS | |
OPTICAL FIELD ENHANCEMENT WITH PLASMON RESONANT BOWTIE NANOANTENNAS | |
NEAR | |
FIELD OPTICAL EXCITATION AND DETECTION OF SURFACE PLASMONS | |
PRINCIPLES O | |
ISBN: | 9781402043338 |
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Series: | Springer Series in Optical Sciences, 0342-4111 : v131 |
Series: | Physics and Astronomy (Springer-11651) |
Keywords: | Chemistry , Electromagnetism , Electrodynamics , Physical optics , Nanotechnology |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-2006-9783540338789:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Device Applications of Nonlinear Dynamics [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Salvatore Baglio Adi Bulsara |
Date: | 2006 |
Publisher: | Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg |
Size: | 1 online resource |
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Note: | This edited book is devoted specifically to the applications of complex nonlinear dynamic phenomena to real systems and device applications. While in the past decades there has been significant progress in the theory of nonlinearphenomena under an as sortment of system boundary conditions and preparations, there exist comparatively few devices that actually take this rich behavior into account. Device Applications of Nonlinear Dynamics applies and exploitsthis knowledge to make devices which operate m ore efficiently and cheaply, while affording the promise of much better performance. Given the current explosion of ideas in areas as diverse as molecular motors, nonlinear filteringtheory, noise-enhanced propagation, stochastic resonance and networked sy stems, the time is right to integrate the progress of complex systems research into real devices |
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Contents: | From the contents Complex dynamics and complex systems |
Noise activated switching in a nonlinear micromechanical oscillator | |
Nonadiabaticity in modulated optical traps | |
Micro and nano technologies for sensing: from mechanical to bio applications | |
Signal modulation by martensitic control of shape memory alloy thin film architectures | |
Exploiting dynamic cooperative behavior in a coupled | |
core Fluxgate magnetometer | |
Motion sensors and actuators based on ionic polymer | |
metal Composites | |
Pattern formation in driven particle systems | |
Uncertainty sources in RTD | |
Fluxgates | |
Modeling and | |
ISBN: | 9783540338789 |
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Series: | Understanding Complex Systems, 1860-0840 |
Series: | Physics and Astronomy (Springer-11651) |
Keywords: | Engineering , Differentiable dynamical systems , Statistical physics , Engineering mathematics , Vibration |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-2003-9783540460640:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Optical Solitons in Fibers |
Author(s): |
Akira Hasegawa |
Date: | 2003 |
Edition: | Third, Revised and Enlarged Edition |
Size: | 1 online resource (201 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-540-46064-0 |
Contents: | 1. Introduction -- 2. Wave Motion -- 2.1 What is Wave Motion? -- 2.2 Dispersive and Nonlinear Effects of a Wave -- 2.3 Solitary Waves and the Korteweg de Vries Equation -- 2.4 Solution of the Korteweg de Vries Equation -- 3. Lightwave |
in Fibers -- 3.1 Polarization Effects -- 3.2 Plane Electromagnetic Waves in Dielectric Materials -- 3.3 Kerr Effect and Kerr Coefficient -- 3.4 Dielectric Waveguides -- 4. Information Transfer in Optical Fibers and Evolution of the | |
Lightwave Packet -- 4.1 How Information is Coded in a Lightwave -- 4.2 How Information is Transferred in Optical Fibers -- 4.3 Master Equation for Information Transfer in Optical Fibers: The Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation -- 4.4 | |
Evolution of the Wave Packet Due to the Group Velocity Dispersion -- 4.5 Evolution of the Wave Packet Due to the Nonlinearity -- 4.6 Technical Data of Dispersion and Nonlinearity in a Real Optical Fiber -- 4.7 Nonlinear Schrödinger | |
Equation and a Solitary Wave Solution -- 4.8 Modulational Instability -- 4.9 Induced Modulational Instability -- 4.10 Modulational Instability Described by the Wave Kinetic Equation -- 5. Optical Solitons in Fibers -- 5.1 Soliton | |
Solutions and the Results of Inverse Scattering -- 5.2 Soliton Periods -- 5.3 Conservation Quantities of the Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation -- 5.4 Dark Solitons -- 5.5 Soliton Perturbation Theory -- 5.6 Effect of Fiber Loss -- 5.7 | |
Effect of the Waveguide Property of a Fiber -- 5.8 Condition of Generation of a Soliton in Optical Fibers -- 5.9 First Experiments on Generation of Optical Solitons -- 6. All-Optical Soliton Transmission Systems -- 6.1 Raman | |
Amplification and Reshaping of Optical Solitons-First Concept of All-Optical Transmission Systems -- 6.2 First Experiments of Soliton Reshaping and of Long Distance Transmission by Raman Amplifications -- 6.3 First Experiment of | |
Soliton Transmission by Means of an Erbium Doped Fiber Amplifier -- 6.4 Concept of the Guiding Center Soliton -- 6.5 The Gordon-Haus Effect and Soliton Timing Jitter -- 6.6 Interaction Between Two Adjacent Solitons -- 6.7 Interaction | |
Between Two Solitons in Different Wavelength Channels -- 7. Control of Optical Solitons -- 7.1 Frequency-Domain Control -- 7.2 Time-Domain Control -- 7.3 Control by Means of Nonlinear Gain -- 7.4 Numerical Examples of Soliton | |
Transmission Control -- 8. Influence of Higher-Order Terms -- 8.1 Self-Frequency Shift of a Soliton Produced by Induced Raman Scattering -- 8.2 Fission of Solitons Produced by Self-Induced Raman Scattering -- 8.3 Effects of Other | |
Higher-Order Dispersion -- 9. Polarization Effects -- 9.1 Fiber Birefringence and Coupled Nonlinear Schrödinger Equations -- 9.2 Solitons in Fibers with Constant Birefringence -- 9.3 Polarization-Mode Dispersion -- 9.4 Solitons in | |
Fibers with Randomly Varying Birefringence -- 10. Dispersion-Managed Solitons (DMS) -- 10.1 Problems in Conventional Soliton Transmission -- 10.2 Dispersion Management with Dispersion-Decreasing Fibers -- 10.3 Dispersion Management | |
with Dispersion Compensation -- 10.4 Quasi Solitons -- 11. Application of Dispersion Managed Solitons for Single-Channel Ultra-High Speed Transmissions -- 11.1 Enhancement of Pulse Energy -- 11.2 Reduction of Gordon-Haus Timing Jitter | |
-- 11.3 Interaction Between Adjacent Pulses -- 11.4 Dense Dispersion Management -- 11.5 Nonstationary RZ Pulse Propagation -- 11.6 Some Recent Experiments -- 12. Application of Dispersion Managed Solitons for WDM Transmission -- 12.1 | |
Frequency Shift Induced by Collisions Between DM Solitons in Different Channels -- 12.2 Temporal Shift Induced by Collisions Between DM Solitons in Different Channels -- 12.3 Doubly Periodic Dispersion Management -- 12.4 Some Recent | |
WDM Experiments Using DM Solitons -- 13. Other Applications of Optical Solitons -- 13.1 Soliton Laser -- 13.2 Pulse Compression -- 13.3 All-Optical Switching -- 13.4 Solitons in Fibers with Gratings -- 13.5 Solitons in Microstructure | |
Optical Fibers -- References | |
ISBN: | 9783540460640 |
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Series: | Springer Series in Photonics: 9 |
Keywords: | Physics , Elementary particles (Physics) , Quantum field theory , Quantum optics , Optics , Optoelectronics , Plasmons (Physics) , Microwaves , Optical engineering , Electrical engineering , Physics , Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory , Optics, Optoelectronics, Plasmonics and Optical Devices , Quantum Optics , Microwaves, RF and Optical Engineering , Communications Engineering, Networks |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-1999-9783642599088:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Particle Accelerator Physics II Nonlinear and Higher-Order Beam Dynamics |
Author(s): |
Helmut Wiedemann |
Date: | 1999 |
Edition: | Second Edition |
Size: | 1 online resource (472 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-642-59908-8 |
Contents: | 1. Hamiltonian Formulation of Beam Dynamics -- 1.1 Hamiltonian Formalism -- 1.2 Hamiltonian Resonance Theory -- 1.3 Hamiltonian and Coupling -- 1.4 Symplectic Transformation -- Problems -- 2. General Electromagnetic Fields -- 2.1 |
General Transverse Magnetic-Field Expansion -- 2.2 Third-Order Differential Equation of Motion -- 2.3 Periodic Wiggler Magnets -- 2.4 Superconducting Magnet -- Problems -- 3. Dynamics of Coupled Motion -- 3.1 Conjugate Trajectories -- | |
3.2 Particle Motion in a Solenoidal Field -- 3.3 Transverse Coupled Oscillations -- Problems -- 4. Higher-Order Perturbations -- 4.1 Kinematic Perturbation Terms -- 4.2 Control of the Central Beam Path -- 4.3 Dipole Field Errors and | |
Dispersion Function -- 4.4 Dispersion Function in Higher Order -- 4.5 Perturbation Methods in Beam Dynamics -- Problems -- 5. Hamiltonian Nonlinear Beam Dynamics -- 5.1 Higher-Order Beam Dynamics -- 5.2 Aberrations -- 5.3 Hamiltonian | |
Perturbation Theory -- Problems -- 6. Charged Particle Acceleration -- 6.1 Accelerating Fields in Resonant rf Cavities -- 6.2 Beam-Cavity Interaction -- 6.3 Higher-Order Phase Focusing -- 6.4 FODO Lattice and Acceleration -- Problems | |
-- 7. Synchrotron Radiation -- 7.1 Theory of Synchrotron Radiation -- 7.2 Synchrotron Radiation Power and Energy Loss -- 7.3 Spatial Distribution of Synchrotron Radiation -- 7.4 Synchrotron Radiation Spectrum -- Problems -- 8. | |
Hamiltonian Many Particle Systems -- 8.1 The Vlasov Equation -- 8.2 Damping of Oscillations in Electron Accelerators -- 8.3 The Fokker-Planck Equation -- Problems -- 9. Particle Beam Parameters -- 9.1 Particle Distribution in Phase | |
Space -- 9.2 Equilibrium Energy Spread and Bunch Length -- 9.3 Phase-Space Manipulation -- 9.4 Polarization of Particle Beam -- Problems -- 10. Collective Phenomena -- 10.1 Statistical Effects -- 10.2 Collective Self Fields -- 10.3 | |
Beam-Current Spectrum -- 10.4 Wake Fields and Impedance -- 10.5 Coasting-Beam Instabilities -- 10.6 Longitudinal Single-Bunch Effects -- 10.7 Transverse Single-Bunch Instabilities -- 10.8 Multi-Bunch Instabilities -- Problems -- 11. | |
Insertion Device Radiation -- 11.1 Particle Dynamics in an Undulator -- 11.2 Undulator Radiation -- 11.3 Undulator Radiation Distribution -- 11.4 Elliptical Polarization -- Problems -- References -- Suggested Reading -- Author Index | |
ISBN: | 9783642599088 |
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Keywords: | Physics , Particle acceleration , Optics , Optoelectronics , Plasmons (Physics) , Physics , Particle Acceleration and Detection, Beam Physics , Optics, Optoelectronics, Plasmonics and Optical Devices |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-1998-9783642603150:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Self-Organization in Optical Systems and Applications in Information Technology |
Author(s): | |
Date: | 1998 |
Edition: | Second Edition |
Size: | 1 online resource (247 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-642-60315-0 |
Contents: | Self-Organization in Nonlinear Optics — Kaleidoscope of Patterns -- 1 What Is This Book About? -- 2 Nonlinear Optics: The Good Old Times -- 3 The First Model — Kerr-Slice/Feedback Mirror System -- 4 Diffusion, Diffraction, and Spatial |
Scales -- 5 One More Scheme: The First Step Toward Optical Synergetics -- 6 Nonlocal Interactions Optical Kaleidoscope of Patterns -- 7 OK-Equation and “Dry Hydrodynamics” -- 8 One More Nonlinear Element: Two-Component Optical | |
Reaction-Diffusion Systems -- 9 Diffraction at Last Rolls and Hexagons -- 10 diffraction and Diffraction -- 11 Far Away from Hexagons: Delay in Time and Space -- 12 Diffusion + Diffraction + (Interference) + Nonlocal Interactions = | |
Akhseals -- References -- 1 Information Processing and Nonlinear Physics: From Video Pulses to Waves and Structures -- 1 Information Encoding by Carrier Modulation and the Physics of Nonlinear Oscillations and Waves -- 2 Modulation of | |
Light Waves and Information Encoding in Digital Optical Computers. Optical Triggers -- 3 Strong Optical Nonlinearities. Nonlinear Materials -- 4 Generation and Transformation of Femtosecond Light Pulses -- 5 Control of Transverse | |
Interactions in Nonlinear Optical Resonators: Generation, Hysteresis, and Interaction of Nonlinear Structures -- 6 Conclusion. Nonlinear Optics and Molecular Electronics -- References -- 2 Optical Design Kit of Nonlinear Spatial | |
Dynamics -- 1 Elementary Optical Synergetic Blocks -- 2 Integral Transverse Interactions -- 3 Optical Counterparts of Two-Component Reaction-Diffusion Systems -- 4 Conclusion -- References -- 3 Pattern Formation in Passive Nonlinear | |
Optical Systems -- 1 Induced and Spontaneous Patterns -- 2 Mirror Feedback Systems -- 3 Pattern Formation in Optical Cavities -- 4 Conclusion -- References -- 4 Spatio-Temporal Instability Threshold Characteristics in Two-Level Atom | |
Devices -- 1 Linear Stability Analysis of Stationary Solutions -- 2 Feedback Mirror Experiment -- 3 The Ségard and Macke Experiment -- 4 Rayleigh Self-Oscillation in an Intrinsic System -- 5 Conclusion -- References -- 5 Transverse | |
Traveling-Wave Patterns and Instabilities in Lasers -- 1 Basic Equations and Transverse Traveling-Wave Solution -- 2 Instabilities: Direct Stability Analysis and Phase Equations -- 3 Pattern Transition and Selection -- 4 Conclusion -- | |
References -- 6 Laser-Based Optical Associative Memories -- 1 Nonlinear Dynamic Equations and Steady-State Equations -- 2 Single- and Multimode Stationary Solutions. Spatial Multistability -- 3 Operation with Injected Signal -- 4 | |
General Description of the System -- References -- 7 Pattern and Vortex Dynamics in Photorefractive Oscillators -- 1 Pattern Formation and Complexity -- 2 Phase Singularities, Topological Defects, and Turbulence -- 3 Theory of Pattern | |
Formation and Pattern Competition -- References -- 8 Prom the Hamiltonian Mechanics to a Continuous Media. Dissipative Structures. Criteria of Self-Organization -- 1 The Transition from Reversible Equations of Mechanics to Irreversible | |
Equations of the Statistical Theory -- 2 The Unified Description of Kinetic and Hydrodynamic Motion -- 3 The Equation of Entropy Balance. The Heat Flow -- 4 Equations of Hydrodynamics with Self-Diffusion -- 5 Effect of Self-Diffusion | |
on the Spectra of Hydrodynamic Fluctuations -- 6 The Kinetic Approach in the Theory of Self-Organization — Synergetics. Basic Mathematical Models -- 7 Kinetic and Hydrodynamic Description of the Heat Transfer in Active Medium -- 8 | |
Kinetic Equation for Active Medium of Bistable Elements -- 9 Kinetic Fluctuations in Active Media -- 10 Natural Flicker Noise (“1/f Noise”) -- 11 Criteria of Self-Organization -- 12 Conclusion. Associative Memory and Pattern | |
Recognition -- References | |
ISBN: | 9783642603150 |
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Series: | Springer Series in Synergetics: 66 |
Keywords: | Physics , Optics , Optoelectronics , Plasmons (Physics) , Engineering , Physics , Optics, Optoelectronics, Plasmonics and Optical Devices , Engineering, general , Mathematical Methods in Physics , Numerical and Computational Physics |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-1998-9781461222347:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Advances in Stochastic Models for Reliability, Quality and Safety |
Author(s): | |
Date: | 1998 |
Size: | 1 online resource (382 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-1-4612-2234-7 |
Contents: | I: Lifetime Analysis -- 1. The Generalized Linnik Distributions -- 2. Acceptance Regions and Their Application in Lifetime Estimation -- 3. On Statistics in Failure-Repair Models Under Censoring -- 4. Parameter Estimation in Renewal |
Processes with Imperfect Repair -- 5. Investigation of Convergence Rates in Risk Theory in the Presence of Heavy Tails -- 6. Least Squares and Minimum Distance Estimation in the Three-Parameter Weibull and Fréchet Models with | |
Applications to River Drain Data -- II: Reliability Analysis -- 7. Maximum Likelihood Estimation With Different Sequential k-out-of-n Systems -- 8. Stochastic Models for the Return of Used Devices -- 9. Some Remarks on Dependent | |
Censoring in Complex Systems -- 10. Parameter Estimation in Damage Processes: Dependent Observations of Damage Increments and First Passage Time -- 11. Boundary Crossing Probabilities of Poisson Counting Processes with General | |
Boundaries -- 12. Optimal Sequential Estimation for Markov-Additive Processes -- 13. Some Models Describing Damage Processes and Resulting First Passage Times -- 14. Absorption Probabilities of a Brownian Motion in a Triangular Domain | |
-- III: Network Analysis -- 15. A Simple Algorithm for Calculating Approximately the Reliability of Almost Arbitrary Large Networks -- 16. Reliability Analysis of Flow Networks -- 17. Generalized Gram-Charlier Series A and C | |
Approximation for Nonlinear Mechanical Systems -- 18. A Unified Approach to the Reliability of Recurrent Structures -- IV: Process Control -- 19. Testing for the Existence of a Change-Point in a Specified Time Interval -- 20. On the | |
Integration of Statistical Process Control and Engineering Process Control in Discrete Manufacturing Processes -- 21. Controlling a Process with Three Different States -- 22. CUSUM Schemes and Erlang Distributions -- 23. On the Average | |
Delay of Control Schemes -- 24. Tolerance Bounds and Cpk Confidence Bounds Under Batch Effects | |
ISBN: | 9781461222347 |
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Keywords: | Statistics , Probabilities , Statistics , Statistical Theory and Methods , Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-1996-9783642803147:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Ultrafast Phenomena X Proceedings of the 10th International Conference, Del Coronado, CA, May 28 – June 1, 1996 |
Author(s): | |
Date: | 1996 |
Size: | 1 online resource (473 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-642-80314-7 |
Contents: | I Ultrafast Lasers and Sources -- II Parameteric Generation -- III Terahertz Sources and Techniques -- IV High Brightness Light Pulses: Systems and Techniques -- V High-Field Physics and X-Ray Generation -- VI Applications of |
Femtosecond Sources and Novel Techniques -- VII Ultrafast Coherent Techniques, Wavepacket Motion and Coherent Control -- VIII Ultrafast Photochemistry -- IX Dynamics in the Condensed Phase -- X Energy and Electron Transfer in | |
Photosynthesis -- XI Ultrafast Processes in Chromoproteins: Ligand Dynamics, Relaxation and Isomerisation -- XII Coherent Spectroscopy of Semiconductors -- XIII Ultrafast Processes in Semiconductors and Solids -- XIV Microcavities and | |
Dots -- XV Metals and Surfaces -- Index of Contributors | |
ISBN: | 9783642803147 |
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Series: | Springer Series in Chemical Physics: 62 |
Keywords: | Physics , Physical chemistry , Quantum optics , Condensed matter , Biophysics , Biological physics , Lasers , Photonics , Optics , Optoelectronics , Plasmons (Physics) , Physics , Optics, Optoelectronics, Plasmonics and Optical Devices , Laser Technology, Photonics , Quantum Optics , Physical Chemistry , Condensed Matter Physics , Biophysics and Biological Physics |
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Title: | Ultrasonic Measurements and Technologies |
Author(s): |
Štefan Kočiš |
Date: | 1996 |
Size: | 1 online resource (218 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-1-4613-1199-7 |
Contents: | 1 Introduction -- 2 Ultrasonic Waves -- 2.1 Propagation of ultrasound in solids. liquids and gases -- 2.2 Reflection and transmission of an ultrasonic wave -- 2.3 Refraction of ultrasonic waves -- 2.4 Attenuation of ultrasonic wave |
motion -- 2.5 Focusing of ultrasonic waves -- 2.6 Radiation of ultrasonic energy -- 2.7 References -- 3 Ultrasonic Transducers -- 3.1 Capacitive transducers -- 3.2 Piezoelectric transducers -- 3.3 Magnetostrictive transducers -- 3.4 | |
Transducers operating with an electric discharge -- 3.5 References -- 4 Ultrasonic Digital Measuring Methods -- 4.1 Fundamental ultrasonic measuring methods -- 4.2 Distance and level measurement -- 4.3 Position measurement -- 4.4 | |
Ultrasonic measurement of liquid flow velocity -- 4.5 Measuring the thickness of materials -- 4.6 Temperature and pressure measurement -- 4.7 References -- 5 Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) -- 5.1 Basic principles of ultrasonic NDT -- | |
5.2 Ultrasonic methods in NDT -- 5.3 Special methods -- 5.4 Design and construction of NDT instrumentation -- 5.5 References -- 6 Measurement of Position and Air Flow By Pulse Methods -- 6.1 A pulse method of coordinate measurement | |
using a reference transducer, positioned at the coordinate origin -- 6.2 Measuring air flow -- 6.3 Measurement of the position and flow with a single instrument -- 6.4 Measurement of wind velocity -- 6.5 References -- 7 Ultrasonic | |
Instruments: Case Studies -- 7.1 Two-dimensional sensors for planar coordinates -- 7.2 Robot grip position tester -- 7.3 Instruments for measuring air flow -- 7.4 Ultrasonic measurement of thickness -- 7.5 Distance and level | |
measurement -- 7.6 Ultrasonic flow gauges -- 7.7 Ultrasonic defectoscopy (NDT) -- 7.8 References | |
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Keywords: | Physics , Optics , Optoelectronics , Plasmons (Physics) , Vibration , Dynamical systems , Dynamics , Electrical engineering , Physics , Optics, Optoelectronics, Plasmonics and Optical Devices , Vibration, Dynamical Systems, Control , Electrical Engineering |
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Title: | Particle Accelerator Physics II Nonlinear and Higher-Order Beam Dynamics |
Author(s): |
Helmut Wiedemann |
Date: | 1995 |
Size: | 1 online resource (464 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-642-97550-9 |
Contents: | 1. Hamiltonian Formulation of Beam Dynamics -- 1.1 Hamiltonian Formalism -- 1.2 Hamiltonian Resonance Theory -- 1.3 Hamiltonian and Coupling -- 1.4 Symplectic Transformation -- Problems -- 2. General Electromagnetic Fields -- 2.1 |
General Transverse Magnetic-Field Expansion -- 2.2 Third-Order Differential Equation of Motion -- 2.3 Periodic Wiggler Magnets -- 2.4 Superconducting Magnet -- Problems -- 3. Dynamics of Coupled Motion -- 3.1 Conjugate Trajectories -- | |
3.2 Particle Motion in a Solenoidal Field -- 3.3 Transverse Coupled Oscillations -- 3.3.5 Betatron Functions for Coupled Motion -- Problems -- 4. Higher-Order Perturbations -- 4.1 Kinematic Perturbation Terms -- 4.2 Control of the | |
Central Beam Path -- 4.3 Dipole Field Errors and Dispersion Function -- 4.4 Dispersion Function in Higher Order -- 4.5 Perturbation Methods in Beam Dynamics -- Problems -- 5. Hamiltonian Nonlinear Beam Dynamics -- 5.1 Higher-Order Beam | |
Dynamics -- 5.2 Aberrations -- 5.3 Hamiltonian Perturbation Theory -- Problems -- 6. Charged Particle Acceleration -- 6.1 Accelerating Fields in Resonant rf Cavities -- 6.2 Beam-Cavity Interaction -- 6.3 Higher-Order Phase Focusing -- | |
6.4 FODO Lattice and Acceleration -- Problems -- 7 Synchrotron Radiation -- 7.1 Theory of Synchrotron Radiation -- 7.2 Synchrotron Radiation Power and Energy Loss -- 7.3 Spatial Distribution of Synchrotron Radiation -- 7.4 Synchrotron | |
Radiation Spectrum -- Problems -- 8. Hamiltonian Many-Particle Systems -- 8.1 The Vlasov Equation -- 8.2 Damping of Oscillations in Electron Accelerators -- 8.3 The Fokker-Planck Equation -- Problems -- 9. Particle Beam Parameters -- | |
9.1 Particle Distribution in Phase Space -- 9.2 Equilibrium Energy Spread and Bunch Length -- 9.3 Phase-Space Manipulation -- 9.4 Polarization of Particle Beam -- Problems -- 10. Collective Phenomena -- 10.1 Statistical Effects -- 10.2 | |
Collective Self Fields -- 10.3 Beam-Current Spectrum -- 10.4 Wake Fields and Impedance -- 10.5 Coasting-Beam Instabilities -- 10.6 Longitudinal Single-Bunch Effects -- 10.7 Transverse Single-Bunch Instabilities -- 10.8 Multi-Bunch | |
Instabilities -- Problems -- 11. Insertion Device Radiation -- 11.1 Particle Dynamics in an Undulator -- 11.2 Undulator Radiation -- 11.3 Undulator Radiation Distribution -- 11.4 Elliptical Polarization -- Problems -- References -- | |
Author Index | |
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Keywords: | Physics , Particle acceleration , Optics , Optoelectronics , Plasmons (Physics) , Physics , Particle Acceleration and Detection, Beam Physics , Optics, Optoelectronics, Plasmonics and Optical Devices |
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Title: | Self-Organization in Optical Systems and Applications in Information Technology |
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Date: | 1995 |
Size: | 1 online resource (247 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-642-97525-7 |
Contents: | Self-Organization in Nonlinear Optics — Kaleidoscope of Patterns -- 1 What Is This Book About? -- 2 Nonlinear Optics: The Good Old Times -- 3 The First Model — Kerr-Sliee/Feedback Mirror System -- 4 Diffusion, Diffraction, and Spatial |
Scales -- 5 One More Scheme: The First Step Toward Optical Synergetics -- 6 Nonlocal Interactions Optical Kaleidoscope of Patterns -- 7 OK-Equation and “Dry Hydrodynamics” -- 8 One More Nonlinear Element: Two-Component Optical | |
Reaction-Diffusion Systems -- 9 Diffraction at Last Rolls and Hexagons -- 10 diffraction and Diffraction -- 11 Far Away from Hexagons: Delay in Time and Space -- 12 Diffusion + Diffraction + (Interference) + Nonlocal Interactions = | |
Akhseals -- References -- 1 Information Processing and Nonlinear Physics: From Video Pulses to Waves and Structures -- 1 Information Encoding by Carrier Modulation and the Physics of Nonlinear Oscillations and Waves -- 2 Modulation of | |
Light Waves and Information Encoding in Digital Optical Computers. Optical Triggers -- 3 Strong Optical Nonlinearities. Nonlinear Materials -- 4 Generation and Transformation of Femtosecond Light Pulses -- 5 Control of Transverse | |
Interactions in Nonlinear Optical Resonators: Generation, Hysteresis, and Interaction of Nonlinear Structures -- 6 Conclusion. Nonlinear Optics and Molecular Electronics -- References -- 2 Optical Design Kit of Nonlinear Spatial | |
Dynamics -- 1 Elementary Optical Synergetic Blocks -- 2 Integral Transverse Interactions -- 3 Optical Counterparts of Two-Component Reaction-Diffusion Systems -- 4 Conclusion -- References -- 3 Pattern Formation in Passive Nonlinear | |
Optical Systems -- 1 Induced and Spontaneous Patterns -- 2 Mirror Feedback Systems -- 3 Pattern Formation in Optical Cavities -- 4 Conclusion -- References -- 4 Spatio-Temporal Instability Threshold Characteristics in Two-Level Atom | |
Devices -- 1 Linear Stability Analysis of Stationary Solutions -- 2 Feedback Mirror Experiment -- 3 The Ségard and Macke Experiment -- 4 Rayleigh Self-Oscillation in an Intrinsic System -- 5 Conclusion -- References -- 5 Transverse | |
Traveling-Wave Patterns and Instabilities in Lasers -- 1 Basic Equations and Transverse Traveling-Wave Solution -- 2 Instabilities: Direct Stability Analysis and Phase Equations -- 3 Pattern Transition and Selection -- 4 Conclusion -- | |
References -- 6 Laser-Based Optical Associative Memories -- 1 Nonlinear Dynamic Equations and Steady-State Equations -- 2 Single- and Multimode Stationary Solutions. Spatial Multistability -- 3 Operation with Injected Signal -- 4 | |
General Description of the System -- References -- 7 Pattern and Vortex Dynamics in Photorefractive Oscillators -- 1 Pattern Formation and Complexity -- 2 Phase Singularities, Topological Defects, and Turbulence -- 3 Theory of Pattern | |
Formation and Pattern Competition -- References -- 8 From the Hamiltonian Mechanics to a Continuous Media. Dissipative Structures. Criteria of Self-Organization -- 1 The Transition from Reversible Equations of Mechanics to Irreversible | |
Equations of the Statistical Theory -- 2 The Unified Description of Kinetic and Hydrodynamic Motion -- 3 The Equation of Entropy Balance. The Heat Flow -- 4 Equations of Hydrodynamics with Self-Diffusion -- 5 Effect of Self-Diffusion | |
on the Spectra of Hydrodynamic Fluctuations -- 6 The Kinetic Approach in the Theory of Self-Organization — Synergetics. Basic Mathematical Models -- 7 Kinetic and Hydrodynamic Description of the Heat Transfer in Active Medium -- 8 | |
Kinetic Equation for Active Medium of Bistable Elements -- 9 Kinetic Fluctuations in Active Media -- 10 Natural Flicker Noise (“1/f Noise”) -- 11 Criteria of Self-Organization -- 12 Conclusion. Associative Memory and Pattern | |
Recognition -- References | |
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Keywords: | Physics , Optics , Optoelectronics , Plasmons (Physics) , Engineering , Physics , Optics, Optoelectronics, Plasmonics and Optical Devices , Engineering, general , Mathematical Methods in Physics , Numerical and Computational Physics |
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Title: | Integrated Optoelectronics Waveguide Optics, Photonics, Semiconductors |
Author(s): |
Karl Joachim Ebeling |
Date: | 1993 |
Size: | 1 online resource (537 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-642-78166-7 |
Contents: | 1 Semiconductor Crystals -- 1.1 Crystal Lattices -- 1.2 Diamond and Zincblende Structure -- 1.3 Energy Bands -- 1.4 Mixed Compound Semiconductors -- Problems -- 2 Propagation of Electromagnetic Waves -- 2.1 Maxwell’s Equations -- 2.2 |
Wave Equation and Energy Flux -- 2.3 Plane Waves and Boundary Conditions -- 2.4 Reflection of Plane Waves -- 2.5 Absorption in AlGaAs and InGaAsP -- 2.6 Refractive Index in AlGaAs and InGaAsP -- Problems -- 3 Planar Waveguides -- 3.1 | |
Wave Guiding -- 3.2 Field Distributions -- 3.3 Interface Deformations -- 3.4 Graded Index Films -- Problems -- 4 Strip Waveguides -- 4.1 Rectangular Waveguides -- 4.2 Wave Guiding by Raised Profiles -- 4.3 Theory of General Dielectric | |
Waveguides -- 4.4 Modes -- 4.5 Transitions -- Problems -- 5 Coupling of Modes -- 5.1 Treatment of Coupled Modes -- 5.2 Theory of Mode Coupling -- 5.3 Mode Coupling in Anisotropic Media -- Problems -- 6 Directional Couplers -- 6.1 | |
Principle of Operation -- 6.2 Electrooptic Control -- 6.3 Supermodes -- Problems -- 7 Electrons in Semiconductors -- 7.1 Fundamentals of Quantum Theory -- 7.2 The Band Structure of Semiconductors -- 7.3 Motion of Free Charge Carriers | |
-- 7.4 Densities of States -- 7.5 Occupation Probabilities -- 7.6 Systems with Constrained Particle Motion -- Problems -- 8 Emission and Absorption -- 8.1 Transition Rates -- 8.2 Quantum Mechanics of Radiative Transitions -- 8.3 Direct | |
Band-Band Transitions -- 8.4 Influence of Impurities -- Problems -- 9 Heterojunctions -- 9.1 Energy Band Diagram -- 9.2 Abrupt Junction in Equilibrium -- 9.3 Current Flow Across the pn-Heterojunction -- 9.4 Double Heterostructures -- | |
Problems -- 10 Laser Diodes -- 10.1 Modes and Rate Equations -- 10.2 Steady State Behavior -- 10.3 Laser Structures -- 10.4 Emission Spectrum -- 10.5 Modulation -- 10.6 Noise in Single-Mode Laser Diodes -- 10.7 Specific Laser Diodes -- | |
Problems -- 11 Photodetectors -- 11.1 Fundamentals -- 11.2 Photodiodes -- 11.3 Avalanche Photodiodes -- 11.4 Photodetectors with Multilayer Structure -- 11.5 Photoconductors -- Problems -- 12 Optoelectronic Modulators -- 12.1 | |
Electrically Controlled Modulators -- 12.2 Optically Controlled Modulators -- 12.3 Field Induced Modulation in Quantum Wells -- Problems -- 13 Optoelectronic Integration -- 13.1 Laser-Transistor Integration -- 13.2 Detector-Transistor | |
Integration -- 13.3 Other Forms of Integration -- Problems -- Appendices -- A. Physical Constants -- B. Data on Some Indirect Semiconductors -- C. Data on Some Direct Semiconductors -- References -- List of Important Symbols | |
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Keywords: | Physics , Optics , Optoelectronics , Plasmons (Physics) , Engineering , Electronics , Microelectronics , Physics , Optics, Optoelectronics, Plasmonics and Optical Devices , Electronics and Microelectronics, Instrumentation , Engineering, general |
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Title: | Gas Source Molecular Beam Epitaxy Growth and Properties of Phosphorus Containing III-V Heterostructures |
Author(s): |
Morton B Panish |
Date: | 1993 |
Size: | 1 online resource (428 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-642-78127-8 |
Contents: | 1. Introduction -- 1.1 Introduction to Molecular Beam Epitaxy -- 1.2 Introduction to Gas Source Molecular Beam Epitaxy -- 1.3 Why Gas Sources? -- 1.4 Heterostructures with GSMBE -- 2. Chemistry -- 2.1 Equilibrium, the Phase Diagram, |
and Molecular Beam Epitaxy -- 2.2 Liquid-Solid-Vapor Relationships for the Growth of InP and GaAs -- 2.3 III-V Solid Solutions -- 2.4 Group III Metalorganics — Metalorganic MBE -- 2.5 Group V Metalorganics to Replace Arsine and | |
Phosphine -- 3. The Generation of Atomic and Molecular Beams for Elemental and Gas Source Molecular Beam Epitaxy -- 3.1 Background -- 3.2 Molecular Effusion: The Ideal Effusion Cell -- 3.3 Real Effusion Cells -- 3.4 Gas Sources and | |
Their Use in GSMBE -- 3.5 Introduction of the Group III Metalorganics into the MBE System -- 4. Molecular Beam Epitaxy Systems and Procedures -- 4.1 The Conventional Growth Chamber-Configuration for ESMBE, HSMBE and MOMBE -- 4.2 System | |
Pressure — Pumping -- 4.3 Sample Introduction, Transfer and Manipulation -- 4.4 Substrate Temperature Measurement and Control -- 4.5 Gas Handling -- 4.6 Arsine and Phosphine Generators -- 4.7 Safe Handling of Arsine and Phosphine for | |
GSMBE -- 4.8 Procedures for GSMBE -- 4.9 The RHEED Apparatus, Growth Rate and Composition Calibration -- 4.10 Metalorganic MBE Systems — Potential for Scaleup -- 5. Doping During GSMBE -- 5.1 Background -- 5.2 Maximum Free-Carrier | |
Concentrations in Semiconductors -- 5.3 Background Doping and Carbon Incorporation -- 5.4 Doping with Tin -- 5.5 Doping with Be -- 5.6 Zn in InP and GaInAs -- 5.7 Si in GaAs, InP and GaInAs -- 5.8 Semi-insulating InP by Fe Doping | |
During MBE -- 6. Characterization of Heterostructures by High Resolution X-ray Diffraction -- 6.1 X-Ray Diffraction of Epitaxial Layers -- 6.2 Periodic Epitaxial Semiconductor Structures -- 6.3 High-Resolution X-Ray Diffraction -- 6.4 | |
High-Resolution Rocking Curves of Superlattices -- 6.5 Intrinsic Strain at Heterostructure Interfaces -- 7. Optical Properties of Quantum Wells -- 7.1 Energy Levels in Quantum Wells -- 7.2 Single Quantum Wells -- 7.3 Superlattices -- | |
7.4 Quantum Wires and Boxes -- 7.5 Electric Field Effects -- 7.6 Strained-Layer Superlattices -- 7.7 Thermal Stability -- 8. Carrier Transport Across Quantum Wells and Superlattices -- 8.1 Experimental Techniques -- 8.2 Motion of | |
Photo-Induced Holes -- 8.3 Sequential Screening -- 8.4 Barrier Height -- 8.5 Heterojunction Band Offsets -- 8.6 Telegraph Noise -- 9. Bipolar Transistors -- 9.1 Background -- 9.2 Figures of Merit -- 9.3 Device Fabrication -- 9.4 DC | |
Characteristics -- 9.5 Temperature Dependence -- 9.6 Carrier Transport -- 9.7 Gain Dependence on the Base Thickness -- 9.8 Microwave Devices -- 9.9 Applications -- 10. Optoelectronic Devices -- 10.1 Broad-Area Lasers -- 10.2 Buried | |
Heterostructure Lasers -- 10.3 Single-Frequency Lasers -- 10.4 Visible Lasers -- 10.5 Photodetectors -- 10.6 Quantum-Well Inter-sub-band Detectors -- 11. In-Situ Processing and Selective Area Epitaxy -- 11.1 Pattern Formation -- 11.2 | |
Ion-Induced Damage -- 11.3 Towards Vacuum Lithography -- 11.4 Buried Heterostructures -- 11.5 Selective-Area Epitaxy -- References | |
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Keywords: | Physics , Optics , Optoelectronics , Plasmons (Physics) , Electronics , Microelectronics , Materials , Thin films , Physics , Optics, Optoelectronics, Plasmonics and Optical Devices , Electronics and Microelectronics, Instrumentation , Surfaces and Interfaces, Thin Films |
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Title: | Proceedings of the Fourth European Conference on Mathematics in Industry |
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Date: | 1991 |
Size: | 1 online resource (448 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-94-009-0703-4 |
Contents: | Invited Lectures -- On a Mathematical Model for the Crystallization of Polymers -- Remarks on New Mathematical Problems Arising in the Context of Information Technology -- Time Division Multiple Access Systems and Matrix Decomposition |
-- Fresh Breeze around the Ivory Tower — Current Trends in Austrian Higher Education -- Determination of the Transient Thermal Behaviour of Thyristors with Cooling Devices (abstract) -- Mathematics for Industry -- Mathematical Problems | |
in Research at HILTI -- Minisymposium: Steel Processing -- Water Droplet Cooling of Galvanised Iron -- A Mathematical Model for the Calculation of Cooling Criteria for Round Bloom -- Automatic Secondary Cooling Control for the | |
Continuous Casting Process of Steel -- Some Problems of Identification and Control Arising from Cooling Rolled Wires -- Minisymposium: Chemical Engineering -- Numerical Simulation of Emulsion Liquid Membrane Permeation -- The Lay-out | |
of Reactive Extractors -- The Simulation of a Co-Current Bubble Reactor -- A Numerical Model for Calculation of a Counter Current Heat Exchanger -- Contributed Lectures -- Modelling Oxygen Supply in Spheroids of Tumor Cells -- On a | |
Numerical Method for Variable Heat Flow through External Walls -- Optimization of a Solar Domestic Hot-Water System -- The Fluttering of Fibres in Airspinning Processes -- A Numerical Model for Electromagnetic Casters -- On Consistent | |
Initialization of Differential-Algebraic Equations with Discontinuities -- On the Generation of Optical Solitons -- Mathematical Models for the Diffusion of Innovations -- Image Segmentation by Minimum Information Loss (abstract) -- A | |
Brief Mathematical Analysis of Electrochemical Machining Problems -- A Mathematical Model for the Production of Bimetallic Strip -- Computing Guaranteed Error Bounds for Problems in Renewal Theory -- Threshold Accepting Algorithms for | |
0–1 Knapsack Problems -- Digital Topology in Document Processing -- Modelling the Rheology of a Coal-Water Slurry -- Nonorthogonal Expansions of Signals and Some of their Applications (abstract) -- Two-Phase Flow Methodology and | |
Modelling -- Maximum Expected Information (MEI) Discretization Method for Spatial Data Analysis (abstract) -- Automatic Mesh Generation for 3D Domains with Application in Fluid Mechanics, Structures, Electrotechnics and Aerospace | |
Problems -- Quality Control of Artificial Fabrics (abstract) -- Developing a Unidimensional Simulation Model for Producing Silicon in an Electric Furnace -- Numerical Study of the Nonlinear Barotropic Instability of Rossby Wave Motion | |
-- The Method of Region Analysis and its Application for Optimal Control Problems of Hydroelectric Power Plants -- Stochastic Modelling of the Dielectric Relaxation in Condensed Matter (abstract) -- A Calculation and Contour Plotting | |
System for Flame Temperatures -- On the Taper Curves in the Forest Industry -- Analytical Three-Dimensional Stress Distribution in the Healthy Hip Joint -- Torsional Vibrations in a Crank Shaft -- An Adaptive Finite Element Method for | |
Stefan Problems -- The Theoretical Ecology of Coccidia with Reference to Poultry Production -- A Dynamic Two-Phase Flow Model for a Purification Plant -- Exchange of Parametric Curve and Surface Geometry between Computer Aided Design | |
Systems -- Fairing of Ship Lines with Mechanical Splines -- Numerical Simulation of the Stretching Behavior of Polymeric Liquids by Nonlinear Volterra Integrodifferential Equations with Boundary Conditions -- 3-D-Fitting of Blades and | |
Vanes -- Development of a Method for Electrical Load Forecasting and its Implementation Using Expert System Techniques -- Fibre Drying -- Optimal Extension of a System of Hydro Energy Storage Plants -- Modelling Separated Flows -- On | |
the Impact of Rigid Bodies with Small Deadrise Angle onto Inviscid, Incompressible Fluid -- B-Spline Library for Mathematical Modelling and Solving of Scientific and Industrial Problems | |
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Series: | European Consortium for Mathematics in Industry : 6 |
Keywords: | Mathematics , Chemical engineering , System theory , Mathematical models , Applied mathematics , Engineering mathematics , Mechanical engineering , Mathematics , Mathematical Modeling and Industrial Mathematics , Systems Theory, Control , Appl.Mathematics/Computational Methods of Engineering , Mechanical Engineering , Industrial Chemistry/Chemical Engineering |
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Title: | Structure of Turbulence and Drag Reduction IUTAM Symposium Zurich, Switzerland July 25–28, 1989 |
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Date: | 1990 |
Size: | 1 online resource (7 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-642-50971-1 |
Contents: | 1 structure of Turbulence -- Reviews -- 1. Turbulent boundary layer structure: Progress, status, and challenges -- 2. A review of vortex structures and associated coherent motions in turbulent boundary layers -- Experiments in wall |
bounded turbulence -- 3. Hairpin vortices in turbulent boundary layers: The implications for reducing surface drag -- 4. Production of turbulence in boundary layers and potential for modification of the near wall region -- 5. | |
Visualisation of the organized motion in a turbulent boundary layer -- 6. Analysis of experimental data on boundary layer pressure fluctuations in turbulent pipe flow -- Experinfients with free shear layers -- 7. Behaviour of | |
separation bubble with different roughness elements at the leading edge of a flat plate -- 8. Organized structures and transition in the near field of a plane jet -- 9. Determination of regular structures in turbulent mixing processes | |
by Raman scattering -- Theories of structures of turbulence -- 10. Wall layer eruptions in turbulent flows -- 11. Non-linear coherent mode interactions and the control of shear layers -- 12. Wavenumber-frequency spectral densities of | |
turbulent wall pressure and wall shear fluctuations -- 13. Quadrant analysis and instantaneous momentum transport — a critical review -- 14. Artificial control of turbulent mixing layers -- 2 Drag Reduction in Dilute Polymer Solutions | |
Injections of Concentrated Solutions -- Dilute polymer solutions Reviews -- 15. Dynamics of dilute polymer solutions -- 16. The effect of dilute polymer solutions on viscous drag and turbulence structure -- Theories of drag reduction | |
by dilute polymer solutions -- 17. Aspects of mechanism in type B drag reduction -- 18. Change of structures close to the wall of a turbulent flow in drag reducing fluids -- Experiments with dilute polymer solutions -- 19. The | |
influence of polymer additives on the coherent structure of turbulent channel flow -- 20. Interaction of molecules and turbulent flow in dilute polystyrene solutions -- 21. A-shaped vortices in dilute polymer solutions -- 22. Wake | |
flows in dilute polymer solutions -- Concentrated polymer solutions -- Review -- 23. Drag reduction caused by the injection of a polymer solution into a pipe flow -- Experiments with concentrated polymer solutions -- 24. Large eddies | |
and polymer strings -- 25. Friction drag reduction by injection of polyethyleneoxide solution in a turbulent boundary layer through slot and perforated section -- 3 Drag Reduction by other means -- Reviews -- 26. Drag reduction in | |
surfactant solutions -- 27. Turbulent drag reduction versus structure of turbulence -- Contributions to drag reduction by other means -- 28. Drag reduction by sand grain roughness -- 29. Effect of wall suction on the transport of a | |
scalar by coherent structures in a turbulent boundary layer -- 30. Flow control by suction -- 31. Inertial interaction of spherical and fibre-like solid particles with turbulent flowing liquids -- 4 Stability and Computations -- Review | |
-- 32. Hydrodynamic instability and coherent structures in turbulence -- stability -- 33. Effect of three-dimensional surface elements on boundary layer flow -- Computation -- 34. Interpretation of polymer drag reduction in terms of | |
turbulence producing eddies close to the wall -- 35. Active turbulence control in wall-bounded flow using direct numerical simulations -- 5 Drag Reduction by Passive Means -- Review -- 36. Drag reduction by passive devices — a review | |
of some recent developments -- Lebus -- 37. Relation between outer structures and wall-layer events in boundary layers with and without manipulation -- 38. Boundary layer manipulators at high Reynolds numbers -- 39. Large-scale | |
turbulence structures in a manipulated channel flow -- 40. Analysis of the wake of an outer layer manipulator -- 41. Influence of an acoustic field on the flow structure behind a LEBU in a turbulent boundary layer -- 42. Analysis of | |
the structure of a turbulent boundary layer, with and without a LEBU using light sheet smoke visualizations and hot wire measurements -- Riblets -- 43. The effects of longitudinal roughness elements and local suction upon the turbulent | |
boundary layer -- 44. Turbulent drag reduction by nonplanar surfaces. A survey on the research at TU/DLR Berlin -- 45. Drag reduction in pipes lined with riblets -- 46. Drag reduction mechanisms and near-wall turbulence structure with | |
riblets -- 47. The bursting process over drag reducing grooved surfaces -- 48. Riblets in internal flows with adverse pressure gradients -- 49. Experimental investigation of turbulent boundary layers manipulated with internal devices: | |
riblets -- Panel Discussions | |
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Keywords: | Physics , Mechanics , Fluids , Engineering , Automotive engineering , Engineering geology , Engineering , Foundations , Hydraulics , Physics , Mechanics , Geoengineering, Foundations, Hydraulics , Automotive Engineering , Engineering, general , Fluid- and Aerodynamics |
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Title: | Liquid Metal Magnetohydrodynamics |
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Date: | 1989 |
Size: | 1 online resource (481 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-94-009-0999-1 |
Contents: | Session A : Large Interaction Parameter -- Liquid metal in a strong magnetic field (General Lecture) -- Numerical solutions of three-dimensional MHD flows in strong non-uniform transverse magnetic fields -- MHD-flows at high Rm, N and |
Ha -- MHD pressure drop of liquid metal flow in circular and rectangular ducts under transverse magnetic field -- Linear approximation application limits in MHD-flow theory for strong magnetic fields. Experimental results -- Session B | |
: Fusion Related Flows -- Application of the core flow approach to MHD fluid flow in geometric elements of a fusion reactor blanket -- Experimental and theoretical work on MHD at the kernforschungszentrum Karlsruhe. The MEKKA-program | |
-- Liquid metal turbulent flow phenomena and their implications on fusion reactor blanket design -- Experimental investigation of 3-D MHD flows at high Hartmann number and interaction parameter -- Magnetohydrodynamics in nuclear | |
energetics (General lecture) -- Poster Session 1 : DC Fields -- Liquid metal flows with polydispersed solid and gaseous inclusions -- Dispersion of small particles in MHD flows -- Two-phase flows studies in mercury-air liquid metal MHD | |
generators -- Liquid metal MHD generators in two-phase flow systems -- Modelling of magnetohydrodynamic two-phase flow in pipe -- Melt magnetohydrodynamics of single crystal growth -- The effect of electromagnetic field on | |
semiconductor single crystal growth and characteristics -- Gas bubbles motion during vacuum treatment of liquid aluminium in MDV-type devices -- MHD turbulence decay behind spatial grids -- The effect of a uniform magnetic field on | |
stability, transition and turbulence as a control means for liquid metal flow mixing -- Session C : Current Carrying Melts -- Electrically induced vortical flows (General lecture) -- Liquid metal flow near magnetic neutral points -- | |
Modelling of electrically induced flows for studying current carrying melts of electrometallurgical devices -- Session D : Aluminium Reduction Cells -- Amplitude evolution of interfacial waves in aluminium reduction cells -- Physical | |
and mathematical modeling of MHD-processes in aluminium reduction cells -- On the analysis by perturbation methods of the anodic current fluctuations in an electrolytic cell for aluminium production -- Session E : AC Stirring -- Fluid | |
flows induced by alternating magnetic (General lecture) -- Fluid metal flow study in an induction furnace based on numerical simulation -- A high frequency induction furnace for oxide melting -- Directional melt-flow in channel | |
induction furnaces -- Characteristic properties of MHD flow in magnetodynamic pumps -- Session F : Electromagnetic Shaping -- Deflection of a stream of liquid metal by means of an alternating magnetic field -- The shape of liquid metal | |
jets under a uniform transverse magnetic field -- Electromagnetic control of liquid metal free surfaces -- Deformation of an electrically conducting drop in a magnetic field -- Controlled decomposition of liquid metal jets and films in | |
technological and power devices -- Poster Session 2 : AC Fields -- More accurate skin-depth approximation -- Overall and local thickness measurement of layers with differing electrical properties -- Determination of MHD machine | |
parameters using the 1D model of a non-uniform flow -- Experimental and theoretical studies on the stability of induction pumps at large Rm numbers -- 3500 m3/h MHD pump for fast breeder reactor -- Self-excitation of liquid metal MHD | |
generators -- Comprehensive study on the MHD phenomena in the metal pool with the single-phase induction coil -- Grain refinement in continously cast ingots of light metals by electromagnetic casting -- Liquid metal flow control using | |
AC fields -- Session G : Measurements -- Diagnostics of liquid metal flows using fibre-optic velocity sensor -- On local measurements of the up and downstream magnetic wake of a cylinder at low magnetic Reynolds number -- Metallurgical | |
aspects of electromagnetic processing of materials (General lecture) -- Session H : Dynamo Theory -- Liquid metal MHD and the geodynamo (General lecture) -- The helical MHD dynamo -- The Ponomarenko dynamo -- MHD phenomena in fast | |
neutron reactors with a liquid metal heat carrier -- Session I : Turbulence -- The effect of initial and boundary conditions upon the formation and development of MHD turbulence structure -- Two-dimensional MHD turbulence -- MHD | |
instabilities and turbulence in liquid metal shear flows -- Session J : Stability with Uniform Field -- Dispersion and chaos in linear arrays of vortices -- Stability of magnetohydrodynamic flow over a stretching sheet -- Stability of | |
closed azimuthal jet of liquid metal | |
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Series: | Mechanics of Fluids and Transport Processes: 10 |
Keywords: | Physics , Continuum physics , Mechanics , Metals , Physics , Mechanics , Classical Continuum Physics , Metallic Materials |
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Title: | Atomic and Molecular Processes with Short Intense Laser Pulses |
Author(s): | |
Date: | 1988 |
Size: | 1 online resource (481 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-1-4613-0967-3 |
Contents: | Coherence Phenomena -- Laser Pulse Shaping for State-Selective Excitation -- Quantitative Measurement of the Role of Phase Fluctuations in Nonlinear Optical Absorption Processes -- Multiphoton Atomic and Molecular Coherent Excitations |
with Ultrashort Pulse Sequences -- Temporal Coherence in One-Photon Excitation of a Molecular Quasicontinuum -- Interferometry in the Nonlinear Spectroscopy of Gases -- Effects of Excited State Absorption on Optical Pulse Propagation | |
-- Propagation of Ultrashort Laser Pulses in an N-Level Medium -- High Spectral Brightness Dye Lasers -- Light-Induced Collisional Energy Transfer Revisited -- Theory of Laser-Pulse-Induced Molecular Dynamics: Gas-Phase Molecular | |
Collisions and Adbond Dynamics -- Rydberg States in Laser Fields -- Wave Packets in Vibrational Motion of Sodium Dimer -- Fast Fourier Transform Techniques in Numerical Simulations of Intense Pulse-Molecule Interactions -- Interference | |
in Two-Photon Absorption at High-Field Crossings -- Time-Resolved Electronic Raman Scattering of the Nanosecond Time Scale -- Density Measurements of Hg 2P0,1,2 Excited States in a Discharge Using Saturated Laser Absorption -- High | |
Intensity Multiphoton Processes -- Above Threshold Ionization in Strong Fields and Classical Behavior of Electrons in Short Light Pulses -- Above-Threshold Ionization and the Quantum Mechanics of Wiggling Electrons -- Ultrashort Pulse | |
Multiphoton Ionization of Xenon at moderate Pressures -- Discussion of Limiting Deposition Power Densities in Laser Target Materials -- Above Threshold Ionization in Xe with a CO2 Laser -- Multiphoton Multielectron Excitation and | |
Ionization of H2 -- Resonance Ionization Processes in Small Molecules -- Third Harmonic Generation and Multiphoton Ionization Spectroscopy -- Experimental Investigation of Multiphoton Free-Free Transitions -- Theory of Multiphoton | |
Ionization -- Electron Energy Spectrum after Multiphoton Ionization -- All-Order Above Threshold Ionization and Related Problems -- Numerical Simulations of Multiphoton Processes in Many Electron Atoms -- Numerical ATI Wave Functions | |
and their Implications -- Ionization of One-Dimensional Hydrogen Atoms with Intense Microwave and Laser Pulses -- Above Threshold Photodissociation with Intense IR Lasers — A Coupled Equations Study -- Laser Energy Absorption due to | |
Local Plasmon Excitation in Complex Atoms -- Atomic Hydrogen in Intense, High-Frequency Laser Fields -- A Contribution Towards the Theory of Multichannel Multi-photon Ionization of Atoms -- H+2 in Intense Fields — A Coupled Equations | |
Study -- Intense-Field Radiative Processes in the Coulomb Continuum -- Adiabatic Separability of Dressed Molecular Systems -- The Interaction of Intense Picosecond Infrared Pulses with Isolated Molecules -- Intramolecular Vibrational | |
Relaxation and the Dynamics of the High-Power Two-Photon Excitation of NO2 -- Coherent Excitation of Polyatomic Molecules by Ultrashort Laser Pulses — A Model Calculation -- Picosecond Dynamics of Intramolecular Vibrational | |
Redistribution in Jet-Cooled Molecules -- Subpicosecond UV/IR Absorption Spectroscopy -- Vibrational Predissociation Dynamics of the Nitric Oxide Dimer -- Multiphoton Absorption Fragmentation Mechanism of CH3I by Picosecond and | |
Nanosecond Laser Mass Spectrometry -- Laser Catalysis and Control of Chemical Reactions -- Making Molecules Dance: Optimal Control of Molecular Motion -- Quantum Dynamics of Short Pulse Vibrational Overtone Spectroscopy and | |
Photochemistry -- IR Laser Excitation in Molecules: Chaos and Diffusive Energy Growth -- Rotational Coherences in the IR Excitation of Molecular Rotations at High Intensities -- Chaotic Dynamics, Polyatomic Molecules, Multiphoton | |
Dissociation and All That -- Theoretical Study on the Possibility of Local Mode (LM) Excitation in Polyatomics by Frequency-Modulated (FM) Pulse Lasers -- Multiphoton Excitation of Bond Modes -- Temporal and Steady State Transition | |
Probabilities for Molecules Interacting with Oscillating and Static Electric Fields and Surfaces -- Some Theoretical Aspects of Infrared Molecular Lasers Pumped by Electronic-to-Vibrational Energy Transfer -- Some Intense Field | |
Laser-Molecule Thoeretical Techniques -- Author Index | |
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Keywords: | Physics , Optics , Optoelectronics , Plasmons (Physics) , Physics , Optics, Optoelectronics, Plasmonics and Optical Devices |
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Title: | Advanced Synergetics Instability Hierarchies of Self-Organizing Systems and Devices |
Author(s): |
Hermann Haken |
Date: | 1983 |
Size: | 1 online resource (105 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-642-45553-7 |
Contents: | 1. Introduction -- 1.1 What is Synergetics About? -- 1.2 Physics -- 1.2.1 Fluids: Formation of Dynamic Patterns -- 1.2.2 Lasers: Coherent Oscillations -- 1.2.3 Plasmas: A Wealth of Instabilities -- 1.2.4 Solid-State Physics: |
Multistability, Pulses, Chaos -- 1.3 Engineering -- 1.3.1 Civil, Mechanical, and Aero-Space Engineering: Post-Buckling Patterns, Flutter, etc -- 1.3.2 Electrical Engineering and Electronics: Nonlinear Oscillations -- 1.4 Chemistry: | |
Macroscopic Patterns -- 1.5 Biology -- 1.5.1 Some General Remarks -- 1.5.2 Morphogenesis -- 1.5.3 Population Dynamics -- 1.5.4 Evolution -- 1.5.5 Immune System -- 1.6 Computer Sciences -- 1.6.1 Self-Organization of Computers, in | |
Particular Parallel Computing -- 1.6.2 Pattern Recognition by Machines -- 1.6.3 Reliable Systems from Unreliable Elements -- 1.7 Economy -- 1.8 Ecology -- 1.9 Sociology -- 1.10 What are the Common Features of the Above Examples? -- | |
1.11 The Kind of Equations We Want to Study -- 1.11.1 Differential Equations -- 1.11.2 First-Order Differential Equations -- 1.11.3 Nonlinearity -- 1.11.4 Control Parameters -- 1.11.5 Stochasticity -- 1.11.6 Many Components and the | |
Mezoscopic Approach -- 1.12 How to Visualize the Solutions -- 1.13 Qualitative Changes: General Approach -- 1.14 Qualitative Changes: Typical Phenomena -- 1.14.1 Bifurcation from One Node (or Focus) into Two Nodes (or Foci) -- 1.14.2 | |
Bifurcation from a Focus into a Limit Cycle (Hopf Bifurcation) -- 1.14.3 Bifurcations from a Limit Cycle -- 1.14.4 Bifurcations from a Torus to Other Tori -- 1.14.5 Chaotic Attractors -- 1.14.6 Lyapunov Exponents * -- 1.15 The Impact | |
of Fluctuations (Noise). Nonequilibrium Phase Transitions -- 1.16 Evolution of Spatial Patterns -- 1.17 Discrete Maps. The Poincaré Map -- 1.18 Discrete Noisy Maps -- 1.19 Pathways to Self-Organization -- 1.19.1 Self-Organization | |
Through Change of Control Parameters -- 1.19.2 Self-Organization Through Change of Number of Components -- 1.19.3 Self-Organization Through Transients -- 1.20 How We Shall Proceed -- 2. Linear Ordinary Differential Equations -- 2.1 | |
Examples of Linear Differential Equations: The Case of a Single Variable -- 2.1.1 Linear Differential Equation with Constant Coefficient -- 2.1.2 Linear Differential Equation with Periodic Coefficient -- 2.1.3 Linear Differential | |
Equation with Quasiperiodic Coefficient -- 2.1.4 Linear Differential Equation with Real Bounded Coefficient -- 2.2 Groups and Invariance -- 2.3 Driven Systems -- 2.4 General Theorems on Algebraic and Differential Equations -- 2.4.1 The | |
Form of the Equations -- 2.4.2 Jordan’s Normal Form -- 2.4.3 Some General Theorems on Linear Differential Equations -- 2.4.4 Generalized Characteristic Exponents and Lyapunov Exponents -- 2.5 Forward and Backward Equations: Dual | |
Solution Spaces -- 2.6 Linear Differential Equations with Constant Coefficients -- 2.7 Linear Differential Equations with Periodic Coefficients -- 2.8 Group Theoretical Interpretation -- 2.9 Perturbation Approach* -- 3. Linear Ordinary | |
Differential Equations with Quasiperiodic Coefficients* -- 3.1 Formulation of the Problem and of Theorem 3 -- 3.2 Auxiliary Theorems (Lemmas) -- 3.3 Proof of Assertion (a) of Theorem 3.1.1: Construction of a Triangular Matrix: Example | |
of a 2 × 2 Matrix -- 3.4 Proof that the Elements of the Triangular Matrix C are Quasiperiodic in ? (and Periodic in ?j and Ck with Respect to ?: Exampleof a 2 × 2 Matrix -- 3.5 Construction of the Triangular Matrix C and Proof that Its | |
Elements are Quasiperiodic in ? (and Periodic in ?j and Ck with Respect to ?): The Case of an m × m Matrix, all A’s Different -- 3.6 Approximation Methods. Smoothing -- 3.6.1 A Variational Method -- 3.6.2 Smoothing -- 3.7 The | |
Triangular Matrix C and Its Reduction -- 3.8 The General Case: Some of the Generalized Characteristic Exponents Coincide -- 3.9 Explicit Solution of (3.1.1) by an Iteration Procedure -- 4. Stochastic Nonlinear Differential Equations -- | |
4.1 An Example -- 4.2 The Îto Differential Equation and the Îto-Fokker-Planck Equation -- 4.3 The Stratonovich Calculus -- 4.4 Langevin Equations and Fokker-Planck Equation -- 5. The World of Coupled Nonlinear Oscillators -- 5.1 Linear | |
Oscillators Coupled Together -- 5.1.1 Linear Oscillators with Linear Coupling -- 5.1.2 Linear Oscillators with Nonlinear Coupling. An Example. Frequency Shifts -- 5.2 Perturbations of Quasiperiodic Motion for Time-Independent | |
Amplitudes (Quasiperiodic Motion Shall Persist) -- 5.3 Some Considerations on the Convergence of the Procedure* -- 6. Nonlinear Coupling of Oscillators: The Case of Persistence of Quasiperiodic Motion -- 6.1 The Problem -- 6.2 Moser’s | |
Theorem (Theorem 6.2.1) -- 6.3 The Iteration Procedure* -- 7. Nonlinear Equations. The Slaving Principle -- 7.1 An Example -- 7.1.1 The Adiabatic Approximation -- 7.1.2 Exact Elimination Procedure -- 7.2 The General Form of the Slaving | |
Principle. Basic Equations -- 7.3 Formal Relations -- 7.4 The Iteration Procedure -- 7.5 An Estimate of the Rest Term. The Question of Differentiability -- 7.6 Slaving Principle for Discrete Noisy Maps* -- 7.7 Formal Relations* -- 7.8 | |
The Iteration Procedure for the Discrete Case* -- 7.9 Slaving Principle for Stochastic Differential Equations* -- 8. Nonlinear Equations. Qualitative Macroscopic Changes -- 8.1 Bifurcations from a Node or Focus. Basic Transformations | |
-- 8.2 A Simple Real Eigenvalue Becomes Positive -- 8.3 Multiple Real Eigenvalues Become Positive -- 8.4 A Simple Complex Eigenvalue Crosses the Imaginary Axis. Hopf Bifurcation -- 8.5 Hopf Bifurcation, Continued -- 8.6 Frequency | |
Locking Between Two Oscillators -- 8.7 Bifurcation from a Limit Cycle -- 8.8 Bifurcation from a Limit Cycle: Special Cases -- 8.8.1 Bifurcation into Two Limit Cycles -- 8.8.2 Period Doubling -- 8.8.3 Subharmonics -- 8.8.4 Bifurcation | |
to a Torus -- 8.9 Bifurcation from a Torus (Quasiperiodic Motion) -- 8.10 Bifurcation from a Torus: Special Cases -- 8.10.1 A Simple Real Eigenvalue Becomes Positive -- 8.10.2 A Complex Nondegenerate Eigenvalue Crosses the Imaginary | |
Axis -- 8.11 Instability Hierarchies, Scenarios, and Routes to Turbulence -- 8.11.1 The Landau-Hopf Picture -- 8.11.2 The Ruelle and Takens Picture -- 8.11.3 Bifurcations of Tori. Quasiperiodic Motions -- 8.11.4 The Period-Doubling | |
Route to Chaos. Feigenbaum Sequence -- 8.11.5 The Route via Intermittency -- 9. Spatial Patterns -- 9.1 The Basic Differential Equations -- 9.2 The General Method of Solution -- 9.3 Bifurcation Analysis for Finite Geometries -- 9.4 | |
Generalized Ginzburg-Landau Equations -- 9.5 A Simplification of Generalized Ginzburg-Landau Equations. Pattern Formation in Bénard Convection -- 10. The Inclusion of Noise -- 10.1 The General Approach -- 10.2 A Simple Example -- 10.3 | |
Computer Solution of a Fokker-Planck Equation for a Complex Order Parameter -- 10.4 Some Useful General Theorems on the Solutions of Fokker-Planck Equations -- 10.4.1 Time-Dependent and Time-Independent Solutions of the Fokker-Planck | |
Equation, if the Drift Coefficients are Linear in the Coordinates and the Diffusion Coefficients Constant -- 10.4.2 Exact Stationary Solution of the Fokker-Planck Equation for Systems in Detailed Balance -- 10.4.3 AnExample -- 10.4.4 | |
Useful Special Cases -- 10.5 Nonlinear Stochastic Systems Close to Critical Points: A Summary -- 11. Discrete Noisy Maps -- 11.1 Chapman-Kolmogorov Equation -- 11.2 The Effect of Boundaries. One-Dimensional Example -- 11.3 Joint | |
Probability and Transition Probability. Forward and Backward Equation 305 -- 11.4 Connection with Fredholm Integral Equation 306 -- 11.5 Path Integral Solution 307 -- 11.6 The Mean First Passage Time 308 -- 11.7 Linear Dynamics and | |
Gaussian Noise. Exact Time-Dependent Solution of the Chapman-Kolmogorov Equation 310 -- 12. Example of an Unsolvable Problem in Dynamics -- 13. Some Comments on the Relation Between Synergetics and Other Sciences -- Appendix A: Moser’s | |
Proof of His Theorem -- A.1 Convergence of the Fourier Series -- A.2 The Most General Solution to the Problem of Theorem -- A.3 Convergent Construction -- A.4 Proof of Theorem -- References | |
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