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Call number: | 9789811034183:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Higgs Potential and Naturalness After the Higgs Discovery |
Author(s): |
Yuta Hamada |
Date: | 2017 |
Size: | 1 online resource (X, 114 p. 36 illus., 34 illus. in color p.) |
Contents: | Introduction -- Bare Parameters at Cutoff Scale -- Higgs Inflation and Standard Model Criticality -- Naturalness Problem and Quantum Gravity -- Dark Matter and Higgs Potential -- Summary -- Appendix A - Convention -- Appendix B - |
Renormalization Group Equations -- Appendix C - Brief Review of Inflation -- Appendix D - Strong CP Problem -- Appendix E - Quantization of Majorana Field -- Appendix F - The Effect of the Principle Value | |
ISBN: | 9789811034183 |
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Series: | Springer 2017 package |
Keywords: | Physics , Mathematical physics , Quantum field theory , String theory , Astrophysics , Elementary particles (Physics) , Physics , Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory , Quantum Field Theories, String Theory , Astrophysics and Astroparticles , Mathematical Physics |
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Call number: | 9783319510347:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Network Games, Control, and Optimization Proceedings of NETGCOOP 2016, Avignon, France |
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Date: | 2017 |
Size: | 1 online resource (XIV, 234 p. 49 illus., 38 illus. in color p.) |
Contents: | Altman, E., Jain, A., Hayel, Y., Finite Improvement Property in a Stochastic Game Arising in Competition over Popularity in Social Networks -- Altman, E., Jain, A., Shimkin, N., Touati, C., Overview on Dynamic Games for Analyzing |
Competition in the Internet and in Online Social Networks -- Altman, E., Touati, C., Load Balancing Congestion Games and their Asymptotic Behavior -- Bachmann, I., Morales, F., Silva, A., Bustos-Jimenez, J., Go-Index: Applying Supply | |
Networks Principles as Internet Robustness Metrics -- Belhadj Amor, S., Perlaza, S., Decentralized K-User Gaussian Multiple Access Channels -- Berri, S., Varma, V., Lasaulce, S., Radjef, M., Correlated Equilibria in Wireless Power | |
Control Games -- Chorppath, A., Zappone, A., Jorswieck, E., Alpcan, T., An Energy-Efficiency Game in Relay-Assisted D2D Networks with Malicious Devices -- Courcoubetis, C., Dimakis, A., Kanakakis, M., Minimally Intrusive Server | |
Policies for Background Data Transfers -- De Pellegrini, F., Massaro, A., Goratti, L., Rachid, E., Bounded Generalized Kelly Mechanism for Multi-Tenant Caching in Mobile Edge Clouds -- Douros, V., Toumpis, S., Polyzos, G., Power | |
Control and Bargaining for Cellular Operator Revenue Increase under Licensed Spectrum Sharing -- Grammatico, S., An Incentive Mechanism for Agents Playing Competitive Aggregative Games -- Hamidouche, K., Saad, W., Debbah, M., | |
Multi-Games for LTE and WiFi Coexistence over Unlicensed Channels -- Hasan, C., Marina, M., Energy-Efficient User Association in Broadcast Transmission -- Ju, M., Zhou, F., Xiao, S., Torres-Moreno, J., Spectrum Shared p-Cycle Design in | |
Elastic Optical Networks with/without Spectrum Conversion Capabilities -- Chaitanya, A., Mukherji, U., Sharma, V., Learning Equilibria of a Stochastic Game on Gaussian Interference Channels with Incomplete Information -- Legenvre, F., | |
Altman, E., Hayal, Y., Potential Game Approach to Virus Attack in Network General Topology -- Marcastel, A., Belmega, E., Mertikopoulos, P., Fijalkow, I., Interfernce Mitigation via Pricing in Time-Varying Cognitive Radio Systems -- | |
Silva, A., Opinion Manipulation in Social Networks -- Taynitskiy, V., Gubar, E., Zhu, Q., Optimal Security Policy for Protection against Heterogeneous Malware -- Wu, H., Zhou, F., Zhu, Z., Chen, Y., An Experimental Comparison of | |
Routing and Spectrum Assignment Algorithms in Elastic Optical Networks -- Zhang, C., Varma, V., Lasaulce, S., Robust Power Modulation for Channel State Information Exchange | |
ISBN: | 9783319510347 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Computer science , Game theory , System theory , Computer mathematics , Applied mathematics , Engineering mathematics , Mathematics , Game Theory, Economics, Social and Behav. Sciences , Systems Theory, Control , Mathematical Applications in Computer Science , Math Applications in Computer Science , Appl.Mathematics/Computational Methods of Engineering |
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Call number: | 9783319470795:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Recent Trends in Operator Theory and Partial Differential Equations The Roland Duduchava Anniversary Volume |
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Date: | 2017 |
Size: | 1 online resource (XVIII, 300 p. 24 illus., 22 illus. in color p.) |
Contents: | Roland Duduchava -- The Duduchava-Roch formula -- Convolution Type Operators with Symmetry in Bessel Potential Spaces -- On Symmetries of the Feinberg-Zee Random Hopping Matrix -- Inequalities of Babuška-Aziz and Friedrichs-Velte for |
differential forms -- High Frequency Oscillations of first Eigenmodes in Axisymmetric shells as the thickness tends to zero -- Kernels of Wiener-Hopf plus Hankel operators with matching generating functions -- Spline Galerkin methods | |
for the double layer potential equations on contours with corners -- C*-algebras of Bergman Type Operators with Piecewise Continuous Coefficients over Bounded Polygonal Domains -- Solvability and Lyapunov stability of a two-component | |
system of generalized Poisson-Nernst-Planck equations -- A local uniqueness result for a quasi-linear heat transmission problem in a periodic two-phase dilute composite -- The method of potential operators for anisotropic Helmholtz | |
operators on domains with smooth unbounded boundaries -- Gabor Analysis for Schrödinger Equations and Propagation of Singularities -- Commutative algebras of Toeplitz operators on a Siegel domain associated with the nilpotent group of | |
its biholomorphisms | |
ISBN: | 9783319470795 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Integral equations , Operator theory , Partial differential equations , Numerical analysis , Mathematics , Operator Theory , Partial Differential Equations , Integral Equations , Numerical Analysis |
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Call number: | 9783319134437:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Sleeping beauties in theoretical physics: surprising insights |
Author(s): |
Thanu Padmanabhan |
Date: | 2015 |
Publisher: | Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource (302 pages) |
Contents: | The Grand Cube of Theoretical Physics -- The Emergence of Classical Physics -- Orbits of Planets are Circles! -- The Importance of being Inverse-square -- Potential surprises in Newtonian Gravity -- Lagrange and his Points -- Getting the most of it! -- Surprises in Fluid Flows -- Isochronous Curiosities: Classical and Quantum -- Logarithms of Nature . -- Curved Spacetime for pedestrians -- Black hole is a Hot Topic -- Thomas and his Precession .-When Thomas met Foucault -- The One-body Problem -- Th e Straight and Narrow Path ofWaves -- If Quantum Mechanics is the Paraxial Optics, then .... -- Make it Complex to Simplify -- Nothing matters a lot -- Radiation: Caterpillar becomes Butterfly -- Photon:Wave and/or Particle -- Angular Momentum without Rot ation.-Ubiquitous RandomWalk -- More on Random Walks: Circuits and a Tired Drunkard -- Gravitational Instability of the Isothermal Sphere -- Gravity bends electric field lines -- References -- Index. |
ISBN: | 9783319134420 |
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Keywords: | Physics, Philosophy, Quantum theory |
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Call number: | TK7872.M25I33::2004 Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Engineering electromagnetics |
Author(s): |
Nathan Ida |
Date: | 2004 |
Edition: | 2nd ed. |
Publisher: | New York : Springer |
Size: | 1235 p |
Contents: | Vector algebra -- Vector calculus -- Coulomb's law and the electric field -- Gauss's law and the electric potential -- Boundary value problems : analytic methods of solution -- Boundary value problems : numerical (approximate) methods -- The steady electric current -- The static magnetic field -- Magnetic materials and properties -- Faraday's law and induction -- Maxwell's equations -- Electromagnetic waves and propagation -- Reflection and transmission of plane waves -- Theory of transmission lines -- The Smith chart, impedance matching, and transmission line circuits -- Transients on transmission lines -- Waveguides and resonators |
ISBN: | 0387201564 |
Keywords: | Electromagnetic devices, Mathematical models. , Electromagnetism, Mathematics. , Electromagnetic devices, Mathematical models. , Electromagnetism, Mathematics. |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-2016-9783662485262:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Scattering Theory |
Author(s): |
Harald Friedrich |
Date: | 2016 |
Edition: | 2nd ed. 2016 |
Size: | 1 online resource (21 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-662-48526-2 |
Contents: | Classical Scattering Theory. -Elastic scattering by a conservative potential. – Internal excitation, Inelastic scattering. - Special topics -- Appendices -- Index |
ISBN: | 9783662485262 |
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Keywords: | Physics , Atoms , Low temperature physics , Low temperatures , Physics , Mathematical Methods in Physics , Low Temperature Physics , Atomic, Molecular, Optical and Plasma Physics |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-2016-9783319335964:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | The Parabolic Anderson Model Random Walk in Random Potential |
Author(s): |
Wolfgang König |
Date: | 2016 |
Size: | 1 online resource (192 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-319-33596-4 |
Contents: | 1 Background, model and questions -- 2 Tools and concepts -- 3 Moment asymptotics for the total mass -- 4 Some proof techniques -- 5 Almost sure asymptotics for the total mass -- 6 Strong intermittency -- 7 Refined questions -- 8 Time-dependent pot entials |
ISBN: | 9783319335964 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Mathematical physics , Probabilities , Physics , Mathematics , Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes , Mathematical Applications in the Physical Sciences , Mathematical Methods in Physics |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-2016-9783319305158:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Search Techniques in Intelligent Classification Systems |
Author(s): |
Andrey V Savchenko |
Date: | 2016 |
Size: | 1 online resource (19 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-319-30515-8 |
Contents: | 1.Intelligent Classification Systems -- 2. Statistical Classification of Audiovisual Data -- 3. Hierarchical Intelligent Classification Systems -- 4. Approximate Nearest Neighbor Search in Intelligent Classification Systems -- 5. Search in Voice Co ntrol Systems -- 6. Conclusion. |
ISBN: | 9783319305158 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Pattern recognition , Potential theory (Mathematics) , System theory , Mathematical optimization , Machinery , Mathematics , Optimization , Pattern Recognition , Machinery and Machine Elements , Systems Theory, Control , Complex Systems , Potential Theory |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-2016-9783319284439:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Computational Analysis AMAT, Ankara, May 2015 Selected Contributions |
Author(s): | |
Date: | 2016 |
Size: | 1 online resource (396 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-319-28443-9 |
Contents: | Bivariate Left Fractional Pseudo-Polynomial Monotone Approximation (Anastassiou, G.A.) -- Bivariate Right Fractional Polynomial Monotone Approximation (Anastassiou, G.A.) -- Uniform Approximation with Rates by Multivariate Generalized Discrete Singu lar Operators (Anastassiou, G.A. & Kester, M.) -- Summation Process by Max-Product Operators (Gökçer, T.Y. & Duman, O.) -- Fixed Point in a Non-Metrizable Space (Tallafha, A. & Alhihi, S.A.) -- Second Hankel Determinant for New Subclass Defined by a Lin ear Operator (Amer, A.A.) -- Some Asymptotics for Extremal Polynomials (Alpan, G., Goncharov, A. & Hatinoglu, B.) -- Some Differential Subordinations Using Ruscheweyh Derivative and a Multiplier Transformation (Lupas, A.A.) -- Some Results on the Bivariat e Laguerre Polynomials (Özarslan, M.A. & Kürt, C.) -- Inner Product Spaces and Quadratic Functional Equations (Park, C., Park, W.-G. & Rassias, T.M.) -- Fuzzy Partial Metric Spaces (Amer, F.J.) -- Bounded and Unbounded Fundamental Solutions |
in MAC Models (Neygebauer, I.) -- Schurer Generalization of q-Hybrid Summation Integral Type Operators (Vural, İ., Altın, B. & Yüksel, I.) -- Approximation by q-Baskakov-Durrmeyer Type Operators of Two Variables (Yüksel, İ., Dinlemez, Ü. & Alt ın, B.) -- Blow up of Solutions of Second Order Semilinear Parabolic Equations Under Robin Boundary Conditions (Kalantarova, J. & Polat, M.) -- Functional Inequalities in Fuzzy Normed Spaces (Lee, J.R., Saadati, R. & Shin, D.Y.) -- Principal Vectors of M atrix-valued Difference Operators (Aygar, Y. & Olgun, M.) -- Some Extensions of Preinvexity for Stochastic Processes (Okur Bekar, N., Günay Akdemir, H. & İşcan, İ.) -- On One Boundary-Value Problem with Two Nonlocal Conditions for a Parabolic Equation (Danilkina, O.) -- Neighborhoods of Analytic Functions Associated with Fractional Derivative (Altıntaş, O) -- Spectrums of Solvable Pantograph Type Delay Differential Operators for First Order (Ismailov, Z.I. & Ipek, P.) -- Non-Commutative Geometry | |
and Applications to Physical Systems (Zaim, S.) -- The (s,t)-Generalized Jacobsthal Matrix Sequences (Uygun, Ş. & Uslu, K.) -- Domain Decomposition Approximation Approach for an Elliptic Partial Differential Equation (Buttar, T.N. & Sajid, N.) -- V oronovskaja Type Approximation Theorem for q-Szasz-Schurer Operators (Vedi, T. & Özarslan, M.A.) -- Approximation to Derivatives of Functions by Linear Operators Acting on Weighted Spaces by Power Series Method (Taş, E. & Yurdakadim, T.) -- Generalized Iterated Fractional Representation Formulae and Inequalities (Anastassiou, G.A.). | |
ISBN: | 9783319284439 |
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Series: | Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics: 155 |
Keywords: | Mathematics , Approximation theory , Potential theory (Mathematics) , Number theory , Mathematics , Number Theory , Potential Theory , Approximations and Expansions |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-2016-9783319274669:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Methods of Fourier Analysis and Approximation Theory |
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Date: | 2016 |
Edition: | 1st ed. 2016 |
Size: | 1 online resource (258 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-319-27466-9 |
Contents: | 1. Introduction -- 2. Fourier analysis -- 2.1. Parseval frames -- 2.2. Hyperbolic Hardy classes and logarithmic Bloch spaces -- 2.3. Logan's and Bohman's extremal problems -- 2.4. Weighted estimates for the Hilbert transform -- 2.5. Q-Measures and uniqueness sets for Haar series -- 2.6. O-diagonal estimates for Calderón-Zygmund operators -- 3. Function spaces of radial functions -- 3.1. Potential spaces of radial functions -- 3.2. On Leray's formula -- 4. Approximation theory -- 4.1. Approximation order of Besov classes -- 4.2. Ulyanov inequalities for moduli of smoothness -- 4.3. Approximation order of Besov classes -- 5. Optimization theory and related topics -- 5.1. The Laplace-Borel transform -- 5.2. Optimization control problems -- 2 Michael Ruzhansky and Sergey Tikhonov.-5.3. Optimization control problems for parabolic equation -- 5.4. Numerical modeling of the linear filtration -- References. |
ISBN: | 9783319274669 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Harmonic analysis , Fourier analysis , Numerical analysis , Mathematics , Fourier Analysis , Abstract Harmonic Analysis , Numerical Analysis |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-2016-9783319263847:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Relativistic Nonlinear Electrodynamics The QED Vacuum and Matter in Super-Strong Radiation Fields |
Author(s): |
Hamlet K Avetissian |
Date: | 2016 |
Edition: | 2nd ed. 2016 |
Size: | 1 online resource (506 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-319-26384-7 |
Contents: | 1 Interaction of a Charged Particle with Strong Plane Electromagnetic Wave in Vacuum -- 2 Interaction of Charged Particles with Strong Electromagnetic Wave in Dielectric Media. Induced Nonlinear Cherenkov Process -- 3 Quantum Theory |
of Induced Multiphoton Cherenkov Process -- 4 Cyclotron Resonance at the Particle - Strong Wave Interaction -- 5 Nonlinear Dynamics of Induced Compton and Undulator Processes -- 6 Induced Nonstationary Transition Process -- 7 Induced | |
Channeling Process in a Crystal -- 8 Nonlinear Mechanisms of Free Electron Laser -- 9 Electron-Positron Pair Production in Superstrong Laser Fields -- 10 Relativistic Quantum Theory of Scattering on Arbitrary Electrostatic Potential | |
and Stimulated Bremsstrahlung -- 11 Interaction of Strong Laser Radiation with Highly Charged Atoms-Ions -- 12 Interaction of Superstrong Laser Radiation with Plasma -- 13 High Harmonic Generation and Coherent X-Ray - y- Ray Radiation | |
in Relativistic Atomic-Ionic Systems -- 14 “Relativistic Nonlinear Electromagnetic Processes in Graphene -- Index | |
ISBN: | 9783319263847 |
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Series: | Springer Series on Atomic, Optical, and Plasma Physics: 88 |
Keywords: | Physics , Optics , Electrodynamics , Particle acceleration , Atoms , Matter , Microwaves , Optical engineering , Physics , Atoms and Molecules in Strong Fields, Laser Matter Interaction , Optics and Electrodynamics , Particle Acceleration and Detection, Beam Physics , Microwaves, RF and Optical Engineering |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-2016-9783319256191:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | XXI DAE-BRNS High Energy Physics Symposium Proceedings, Guwahati, India, December 8 – 12, 2014 |
Author(s): | |
Date: | 2016 |
Edition: | 1st ed. 2016 |
Size: | 1 online resource (95 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-319-25619-1 |
Contents: | Physics in the light ﬂavoured sector -- Double parton scattering studies via di-boson processes using the CMS detector at LHC -- Three-loop HTLpt thermodynamics at ﬁnite temperature and chemical potential -- Charting the evolution of |
the Strong Interaction’s degrees of freedom -- Vector meson spectral function and dilepton rate in an effective mean ﬁeld model -- Axial-vector form factors in the chiral quark constituent model -- Nucleon structure in AdS/QCD -- Dual | |
QCD formulation and quark-antiquark static potential -- Infrared Abelian dominance in a special gauge -- Multiplicity Characteristics of Forward-Backward Emitted Particles in Heavy-Ion Interactions at SPS Energies | |
ISBN: | 9783319256191 |
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Series: | Springer Proceedings in Physics: 174 |
Keywords: | Physics , Astrophysics , Nuclear physics , Heavy ions , Hadrons , Elementary particles (Physics) , Quantum field theory , Physics , Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory , Nuclear Physics, Heavy Ions, Hadrons , Astrophysics and Astroparticles |
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Title: | Astrodynamics Network AstroNet-II The Final Conference |
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Date: | 2016 |
Size: | 1 online resource (159 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-319-23986-6 |
Contents: | Leveraging discrete variational mechanics to explore the effect of an autonomous three-body interaction added to the restricted problem -- An efficient sub-optimal motion planning method for attitude manoeuvres -- Bifurcations |
thresholds of halo orbits -- Unconventional solar sailing -- Two-body approximations in the design of low-energy transfers between Galilean moons -- Artificial equilibria in the RTBP for a solar sail and applications -- Terminal entry | |
phase trajectory generator for reusable launch vehicles -- Two ASRE approaches with application to spacecraft Coulomb formations -- Novel approach on the optimisation of mid-course corrections along interplanetary trajectories -- | |
Vision-based navigation around small bodies -- Analytical and semianalytical propagation of space orbits: the role of polar-nodal variables -- Small spacecraft formation flying using solar radiation pressure -- A note on dynamics about | |
the coherent Sun–Earth–Moon collinear libration points -- The Trojan problem from a Hamiltonian perturbative perspective.-On distributed control strategies for spacecraft formation flying -- Formation flying guidance for space debris | |
observation, manipulation and capture -- Low thrust relative motion control of satellite formations in deep space -- Efficient modelling of small bodies gravitational potential for autonomous proximity operations -- Sun-Earth L1 and L2 | |
to Moon transfers exploiting natural dynamics -- An introduction to differential algebra and the differential algebra manifold representation -- Identification of new orbits to enable future missions for the exploration of the Martian | |
moon Phobos | |
ISBN: | 9783319239866 |
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Series: | Astrophysics and Space Science Proceedings: 44 |
Keywords: | Physics , Dynamics , Ergodic theory , Space sciences , Aerospace engineering , Astronautics , Physics , Extraterrestrial Physics, Space Sciences , Aerospace Technology and Astronautics , Dynamical Systems and Ergodic Theory |
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Call number: | SPRINGER-2016-9783319206301:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf |
Title: | Introduction to the Basic Concepts of Modern Physics Special Relativity, Quantum and Statistical Physics |
Author(s): |
Carlo Maria Becchi |
Date: | 2016 |
Edition: | 3rd ed. 2016 |
Size: | 1 online resource (243 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-319-20630-1 |
Contents: | Introduction to Special Relativity -- Michelson–Morley Experiment and Lorentz Transformations -- Relativistic Kinematics -- Introduction to Quantum Physics.-The Photoelectric Effect -- Bohr’s Quantum Theory -- De Broglie’s |
Interpretation -- Schrodinger’s Equation -- The Potential Barrier -- Quantum Wells and Energy Levels -- The Harmonic Oscillator -- Periodic Potentials and Band Spectra -- The Schrodinger Equation in a Central Potential -- Introduction | |
to the Statistical Theory of Matter -- Thermal Equilibrium by Gibbs’ Method -- The Pressure and the Equation of State.- A Three Level System -- The Grand Canonical Ensemble and the Perfect Quantum Gas | |
ISBN: | 9783319206301 |
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Keywords: | Physics , Mathematical physics , Gravitation , Quantum physics , Thermodynamics , Statistical physics , Dynamical systems , Physics , Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory , Quantum Physics , Statistical Physics, Dynamical Systems and Complexity , Thermodynamics , Mathematical Physics |
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Title: | 1st Karl Schwarzschild Meeting on Gravitational Physics |
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Date: | 2016 |
Edition: | 1st ed. 2016 |
Size: | 1 online resource (57 p.) |
Note: | 10.1007/978-3-319-20046-0 |
Contents: | Part I The Life and Work of Karl Schwarzschild. -Karl Schwarzschild and Frankfurt (Frank Linhard) -- Part II Black Holes in Classical General Relativity, Numerical Relativity, Astrophysics, Cosmology and Alternative Theories of |
Gravity -- Black Hole Observations - towards the Event Horizon (Silke Britzen) -- Primordial Black Holes and Quantum Effects (B. J. Carr) -- There are no black holes - Pseudo-Complex General Relativity (Walter Greiner, Peter O. Hess, | |
Mirko Schäfer, Thomas Schönenbach, and Gunther Caspar) -- Analytical solutions for geodesic equation in black hole spacetimes (Claus Lämmerzahl and Eva Hackmann) -- A physical derivation of the Kerr–Newman black hole solution (Reinhard | |
Meinel) -- On the Black Holes in alternative theories of gravity: The case of non-linear massive gravity (Ivan Arraut) -- The Near-Horizon Limit (Jiří Daněk) -- Sourcing a Varying-Mass Black Hole in a Cosmological Background (Michele | |
Fontanini, Daniel C. Guariento) -- Tidally Distorted Black Holes (Norman Gürlebeck) -- Self–completeness in Alternative Theories of Gravity (Maximiliano Isi, Jonas Mureika and Piero Nicolini) -- Gravitational collapse to black holes | |
and more (Daniele Malafarina) -- Experimental Tests of Pseudo-Complex General Relativity (Thomas Schönenbach, Gunther Caspar, Peter O. Hess, Thomas Boller, Andreas Müller, Mirko Schäfer and Walter Greiner) -- Magnetic field | |
amplification in hypermassive neutron stars via the magnetorotational instability (Daniel M. Siegel and Riccardo Ciolfi) -- Extracting information on the equation of state from binary neutron stars (Kentaro Takami, Luciano Rezzolla and | |
Luca Baiotti) -- Part III Black Holes in Quantum Gravity and String Theory -- Higher Spin AdS / CFT correspondence & quantum gravity aspects of AdS/CFT (Martin Ammon) -- Black Holes in the Asymptotic Safety program (Alfio Bonanno) -- | |
Quantum black holes and effective quantum gravity approaches (Xavier Calmet) -- The Black Hole Uncertainty Principle Correspondence (B. J. Carr) -- Scattering and unitarity methods in two dimensions (Valentina Forini, Lorenzo Bianchi | |
and Ben Hoare) -- Gravity Duals to Non-Relativistic Quantum Field Theories (Andreas Karch and Stefan Janiszewski) -- A ‘regularized’ Schwarzschild solution (F.R. Klinkhamer) -- The Chemistry of Black Holes (Robert B. Mann) -- Black | |
Holes in Supergravity (K. S. Stelle) -- Thermodynamic of Distorted Reissner-Nordström Black Holes in Five-dimensions (Shohreh Abdolrahimi) -- What is the Schwarzschild radius of a quantum mechanical particle? (Roberto Casadio) -- The | |
Background Effective Average Action Approach to Quantum Gravity (Giulio D’Odorico, Alessandro Codello, and Carlo Pagani) -- Phase transitions of regular Schwarzschild-Anti-de Sitter black holes (Antonia Micol Frassino) -- Vector Fields | |
and Kerr/CFT Correspondence (A. M. Ghezelbash) -- Black Holes in Non-relativistic Holography (Stefan Janiszewski) -- Black holes and running couplings: A comparison of two complementary approaches (Benjamin Koch, Carlos Contreras, | |
Paola Rioseco, and Frank Saueressig) -- Quantum Harmonic Black Holes (Alessio Orlandi, Roberto Casadio) -- Holographic entanglement entropy of semi-local quantum liquids (Da-Wei Pang, Johanna Erdmenger, and Hansjörg Zeller) -- | |
Quadratic Palatini gravity and stable black hole remnants (D. Rubiera-Garcia, Francisco S. N. Lobo, and Gonzalo J. Olmo) -- Kermions (Elizabeth Winstanley) -- Part IV Other Topics in Contemporary Gravitation -- Quantum Gravity and the | |
Cosmological Constant Problem (J. W. Moffat) -- Emergent gravity and the cosmological constant (T. Padmanabhan) -- Tunnelling methods and Unruh-DeWitt detectors in curved spacetimes (Giovanni Acquaviva) -- Fermions on adS (Victor E. | |
Ambrus, and Elizabeth Winstanley) -- Study on Rescaling Extrinsic Curvature in Gravitational Initial Data (Shan Bai and Niall ´O Murchadha) -- Massive gravities (Dennis D. Dietrich) -- Self Sustained Traversable Wormholes and Topology | |
Change Induced by Gravity’s Rainbow (Remo Garattini) -- A general maximum entropy principle for self-gravitating perfect fluid (Sijie Gao) -- Dynamical holographic QCD model: resembling renormalization group from ultraviolet to | |
infrared (Mei Huang and Danning Li) -- Modified Theories of Gravity with Nonminimal Coupling and the Faint Young Sun Paradox (Lorenzo Iorio) -- A Practical Look at Regge Calculus (Dimitri Marinelli and Giorgio Immirzi) -- Boundary | |
States of the Potts Model on Random Planar Maps (Benjamin Niedner, Max Atkin and John Wheater) -- One-loop Effective Action in Quantum Gravitation (L. Rachwal, A. Codello, and R. Percacci) -- Heavy Probes in Strongly Coupled Plasmas | |
With Chemical Potential (Andreas Samberg and Carlo Ewerz) | |
ISBN: | 9783319200460 |
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Series: | Springer Proceedings in Physics: 170 |
Keywords: | Physics , Gravitation , Astronomy , Astrophysics , Cosmology , Nuclear physics , Physics , Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory , Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology , Particle and Nuclear Physics , History and Philosophical Foundations of Physics |
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Title: | Optimization and Control Techniques and Applications [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Honglei Xu Kok Lay Teo Yi Zhang |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | This book presents advances in state-of-the-art solution methods and their applications to real life practical problems in optimization, control and operations research. Contributions from world-class experts in the field arecollated here in two part s, dealing first with optimization and control theory and then with techniques and applications. Topics covered in the first part include control theory on infinite dimensional Banach spaces, history-dependentinclusion and linear programming complexity th eory. Chapters also explore the use of approximations of Hamilton-Jacobi-Bellman inequality for solving periodic optimization problems and look at multi-objective semi-infinite optimizationproblems, and production planning problems. In the second part, th e authors address techniques and applications of optimization and control in a variety of disciplines, such as chaos synchronization, facial expression recognition anddynamic input-output economic models. Other applications considered here include image r etrieval, natural earth satellites orbital transfers, snap-back repellers, and modern logistic systems. Readers will learn of advances inoptimization, control, and operations research, as well as potential new avenues of research and development. The book will appeal to scientific researchers, mathematicians and all specialists interested in the latest advances inoptimization and control. |
Contents: | Part I: Optimization and Control Theory |
Chapter 1. Some Recent Developments in Systems and Control Theory on Infinite Dimensional Banach Spaces | |
Chapter 2. Some Recent Developments in Systems and Control Theory on Infinite Dimensional Banach Spaces | |
Chapter 3. A Class of History | |
dependent Inclusions with Applications to Contact Problems | |
Chapter 4. On the Number of Solutions Generated by the Simplex Method for LP | |
Chapter 5. Use of Approximations of Hamilton | |
Jacobi | |
Bellman Inequality for Solving Periodic Optimization Problems | |
Chapter 6. On Proper Efficiency in Multi objective Sem | |
ISBN: | 9783662434048 |
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Series: | Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics, 2194-1009 : v86 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Systems theory , Mathematical optimization , Operations research |
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Title: | Molecular Magnets [electronic resource] : Physics and Applications |
Author(s): |
Juan Bartolom Fernando Luis Julio F Fernndez |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | This book provides an overview of the physical phenomena discovered in magnetic molecular materials over the last 20 years. It is written by leading scientists having made the most important contributions to this active area ofresearch. The main topi cs of this book are the principles of quantum tunneling and quantum coherence of single-molecule magnets (SMMs), phenomena which go beyond the physics of individual molecules, such as the collective behavior ofarrays of SMMs, the physics of one-dimensiona l singlechain magnets and magnetism of SMMs grafted on substrates. The potential applications of these physical phenomena to classical and quantum information, communication technologies,and the emerging fields of molecular spintronics and magnetic refrig eration are stressed. The book is written for graduate students, researchers and non-experts in this field of research |
Contents: | From the Contents: Tunneling of single molecule magnets |
Theory of spin tunneling in magnetic molecules | |
Quantum tunneling in single molecule magnets: from the early studies to quantum coherence | |
From quantum relaxation to resonant spin tunneling | |
Magnetic quantum tunneling through the ground state | |
ISBN: | 9783642406096 |
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Series: | NanoScience and Technology, 1434-4904 |
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Keywords: | Magnetism , Engineering , Materials |
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Title: | Fluctuations of Lvy Processes with Applications [electronic resource] : Introductory Lectures |
Author(s): |
Andreas E Kyprianou |
Date: | 2014 |
Edition: | 2nd ed. 2014 |
Publisher: | Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | Lvy processes are the natural continuous-time analogue of random walks and form a rich class of stochastic processes around which a robust mathematical theory exists. Their application appears in the theory of many areas ofclassical and modern stocha stic processes including storage models, renewal processes, insurance risk models, optimal stopping problems, mathematical finance, continuous-state branching processes and positive self-similar Markovprocesses. This textbook is based on a series of gradu ate courses concerning the theory and application of Lvy processes from the perspective of their path fluctuations. Central to the presentation is the decomposition of paths interms of excursions from the running maximum as well as an understanding of sho rt- and long-term behaviour. The book aims to be mathematically rigorous while still providing an intuitive feel for underlying principles. The results andapplications often focus on the case of Lvy processes with jumps in only one direction, for which re cent theoretical advances have yielded a higher degree of mathematical tractability. The second edition additionally addresses recentdevelopments in the potential analysis of subordinators, Wiener-Hopf theory, the theory of scale functions and their appli cation to ruin theory, as well as including an extensive overview of the classical and modern theory of positiveself-similar Markov processes. Each chapter has a comprehensive set of exercises. Andreas Kyprianou has a degree in Mathematics from the Univer sity of Oxford and a Ph.D. in Probability Theory from The University of Sheffield. He iscurrently a Professor of Probability at the University of Bath, having held academic positions in Mathematics and Statistics Departments at the London School of Econom ics, Edinburgh University, Utrecht University and Heriot-WattUniversity, besides working for nearly two years as a research mathematician in the oil industry. His research is focused on pure and a |
Contents: | Lvy Processes and Applications |
The LvyIt Decomposition and Path Structure | |
More Distributional and Path | |
Related Properties | |
General Storage Models and Paths of Bounded Variation | |
Subordinators at First Passage and Renewal Measures | |
The WienerHopf Factorisation | |
Lvy Processes at First Passage | |
Exit Problems for Spectrally Negative Processes | |
More on Scale Functions | |
Ruin Problems and Gerber | |
Shiu Theory | |
Applications to Optimal Stopping Problems | |
Continuous | |
State Branching Processes | |
Positive Self | |
similar Markov Processes | |
Epilogue | |
Hints for Exercises | |
ISBN: | 9783642376320 |
Series: | eBooks |
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Series: | Universitext, 0172-5939 |
Series: | Mathematics and Statistics (Springer-11649) |
Keywords: | Mathematics , Finance , Distribution (Probability theory) |
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Title: | Many-Electron Approaches in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics [electronic resource] : A Multidisciplinary View |
Author(s): |
Volker Bach Luigi Delle Site |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | This book provides a broad description of the development and (computational) application of many-electron approaches from a multidisciplinary perspective. In the context of studying many-electron systems Computer Science,Chemistry, Mathematics and P hysics are all intimately interconnected. However, beyond a handful of communities working at the interface between these disciplines, there is still a marked separation of subjects. This book seeks to offera common platform for possible exchanges between the various fields and to introduce the reader to perspectives for potential further developments across the disciplines. The rapid advances of modern technology will inevitably requiresubstantial improvements in the approaches currently used, which will in turn make exchanges between disciplines indispensable. In essence this book is one of the very first attempts at an interdisciplinary approach to themany-electron problem |
Contents: | Topics in Quantum Chemistry |
Relativistic Quantum Theory of Many | |
Electron Systems | |
Spurious Modes in Dirac Calculations and how to avoid them | |
Tensor product approximation (DMRG) and Coupled Cluster Method in Quantum Chemistry | |
Quantum Cluster Equilibrium | |
Linear Response Methods in Quantum Chemistry | |
Topics in Density Functional Theory and Related Approaches | |
Progress on New Approaches to Old Ideas: Orbital | |
free Density Functionals | |
Time | |
dependent Density Functional Theory | |
Density Functional Theory for Strongly | |
Interacting Electrons | |
Towards the Computational Design of Co | |
ISBN: | 9783319063799 |
Series: | eBooks |
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Series: | Mathematical Physics Studies, 0921-3767 |
Series: | Physics and Astronomy (Springer-11651) |
Keywords: | Chemistry , Electronic data processing |
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Title: | Accurate Calibration of Raman Systems [electronic resource] : At the Karlsruhe Tritium Neutrino Experiment |
Author(s): |
Magnus Schlsser |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | Neutrinos can arguably be labeled as the most fascinating elementary particles known as their small but non-zero rest mass points to new mass generating mechanisms beyond the Standard Model, and also assigns primordial neutrinosfrom the Big Bang a di stinct role in shaping the evolution of large-scale structures in the universe. The open question of the absolute neutrino mass scale will be addressed by the Karlsruhe Tritium Neutrino (KATRIN) experiment,currently under construction. This thesis reports major contributions to developing and implementing new laser-spectroscopic precision tools to continuously monitor the isotope content of the windowless gaseous tritium source ofKATRIN. The method of choice, Raman spectroscopy, is ideally suited for in-s itu monitoring of all six hydrogen isotopologues. In a series of beautiful experiments the author obtained two independent novel calibration methods, firstbased on a comparison of experimental Raman depolarization ratios with corresponding quantum-chemica l calculations, and second on a gas sampling technique. Both methods yield consistent cross-calibration results and, as well asyielding improvements in precision, will be of major importance in reducing systematic effects in long-term neutrino mass measur ements. The methods developed in this thesis also have great potential to further broaden the applicationsof Raman spectroscopy to study extended sources such as in atmospheric physics. |
ISBN: | 9783319062211 |
Series: | eBooks |
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Series: | Springer Theses, Recognizing Outstanding Ph.D. Research, 2190-5053 |
Series: | Physics and Astronomy (Springer-11651) |
Keywords: | Quantum theory |
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Title: | Invariant Probabilities of Transition Functions [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Radu Zaharopol |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | The structure of the set of all the invariant probabilities and the structure of various types of individual invariant probabilities of a transition function are two topics of significant interest in the theory of transitionfunctions, and are studied in this book. The results obtained are useful in ergodic theory and the theory of dynamical systems, which, in turn, can be applied in various other areas (like number theory). They are illustrated usingtransition functions defined by flows, semiflows, a nd one-parameter convolution semigroups of probability measures. In this book, all results on transition probabilities that have been published by the author between 2004 and 2008 areextended to transition functions. The proofs of the results obtained are new. For transition functions that satisfy very general conditions the book describes an ergodic decomposition that provides relevant information on the structureof the corresponding set of invariant probabilities. Ergodic decomposition means a splitting of the state space, where the invariant ergodic probability measures play a significant role. Other topics covered include: characterizationsof the supports of various types of invariant probability measures and the use of these to obtain criteria for un ique ergodicity, and the proofs of two mean ergodic theorems for a certain type of transition functions. The book will beof interest to mathematicians working in ergodic theory, dynamical systems, or the theory of Markov processes. Biologists, physicists and economists interested in interacting particle systems and rigorous mathematics will also findthis book a valuable resource. Parts of it are suitable for advanced graduate courses. Prerequisites are basic notions and results on functional analysis, gen eral topology, measure theory, the Bochner integral and some of itsapplications |
Contents: | Introduction |
1.Transition Probabilities | |
2.Transition Functions | |
3.Vector Integrals and A.E. Convergence | |
4.Special Topics | |
5.The KBBY Ergodic Decomposition, Part I | |
6.The KBBY Ergodic Decomposition, Part II | |
7.Feller Transition Functions | |
Appendices: A.Semiflows and Flows: Introduction | |
B.Measures and Convolutions | |
Bibliography | |
Index | |
ISBN: | 9783319057231 |
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Series: | Probability and Its Applications, 1431-7028 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Differentiable dynamical systems , Operator theory , Potential theory (Mathematics) , Distribution (Probability theory) |
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Title: | Trends in Contemporary Mathematics [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Vincenzo Ancona Elisabetta Strickland |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | This book covers a wide spectrum of hot topics and current trends in mathematics, including noncommutative algebra via deformation theory, optimal transportation, nonlinear potential theory,kinetic theory and gas dynamics,geometric numerical integrat ion, finite simple groups of small essential dimension, optimal control problems, extended Dynkin diagrams, spin glasses, aspherical closed manifolds, Boltzmann systems, birational geometry of projectivevarieties and directed graphs, nonlinear diffusion, geometric constructions of extremal metrics on complex manifolds, and Pells equation in polynomials. The book comprises a selection of contributions by leading internationalmathematicians who were speakers at the INdAM Day, an initiative dating back to 20 04 at which the most recent developments in contemporary mathematics are presented |
Contents: | 1 F. Guerra: Interpolation and comparison methods in the mean field spin glass model |
2 A. De Sole, V.G. Kac, D. Valeri: Integrability of dirac reduced Bi | |
Hamiltonian equations | |
3 W. Luck: Some open problems about aspherical closed manifolds abstract | |
4 P. Etingof: Exploring noncommutative algebras via deformation theory | |
5 G. Lancia: Mathematical models and solutions for the analysis of human genotypes | |
6 M. Manetti: Kodaira | |
Spencer formality of products of complex manifolds | |
7 O. Debarre, B. Lass: Monomial transformations of the projective space | |
8 J.L. Vazquez: Progress in the | |
ISBN: | 9783319052540 |
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Series: | Springer INdAM Series, 2281-518X : v8 |
Series: | Mathematics and Statistics (Springer-11649) |
Keywords: | Mathematics , Geometry, algebraic , Global analysis (Mathematics) , Differential equations, partial , Computer science Mathematics |
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Title: | Brownian Motion and its Applications to Mathematical Analysis [electronic resource] : cole d't de Probabilits de Saint-Flour XLIII 2013 |
Author(s): |
Krzysztof Burdzy |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | These lecture notes provide an introduction to the applications of Brownian motion to analysis and, more generally, connections between Brownian motion and analysis. Brownian motion is a well-suited model for a wide range of realrandom phenomena, fro m chaotic oscillations of microscopic objects, such as flower pollen in water, to stock market fluctuations. It is also a purely abstract mathematical tool which can be used to prove theorems in deterministicfields of mathematics. The notes include a brie f review of Brownian motion and a section on probabilistic proofs of classical theorems in analysis. The bulk of the notes are devoted to recent (post-1990) applications of stochasticanalysis to Neumann eigenfunctions, Neumann heat kernel and the heat equ ation in time-dependent domains |
Contents: | 1. Brownian motion |
2. Probabilistic proofs of classical theorems | |
3. Overview of the hot spots problem | |
4. Neumann eigenfunctions and eigenvalues | |
5. Synchronous and mirror couplings | |
6. Parabolic boundary Harnack principle | |
7. Scaling coupling | |
8. Nodal lines | |
9. Neumann heat kernel monotonicity | |
10. Reflected Brownian motion in time dependent domains | |
ISBN: | 9783319043944 |
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Series: | Lecture Notes in Mathematics, 0075-8434 : v2106 |
Series: | Mathematics and Statistics (Springer-11649) |
Keywords: | Mathematics , Differential equations, partial , Potential theory (Mathematics) , Distribution (Probability theory) |
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Title: | Random Walks on Disordered Media and their Scaling Limits [electronic resource] : cole d't de Probabilits de Saint-Flour XL - 2010 |
Author(s): |
Takashi Kumagai |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | In these lecture notes, we will analyze the behavior of random walk on disordered mediaby means ofboth probabilistic and analytic methods, and will study the scalinglimits. We will focus on the discrete potential theory andhow the theory is effective ly used in the analysis of disordered media.Thefirst few chapters of the notes can be used as an introduction to discrete potential theory. Recently, there has beensignificantprogress onthetheoryof random walkon disordered media such as fractals and rand om media.Random walk on a percolation cluster(the ant in the labyrinth)is one of the typical examples. In 1986, H. Kesten showedtheanomalousbehavior of a random walk on a percolation cluster at critical probability. Partly motivated by this work, analysis and diffusion processes on fractals have been developed since the late eighties. As a result, various new methods havebeen produced to estimate heat kernels on disordered media. These developments are summarized in the notes |
Contents: | Introduction |
Weighted graphs and the associated Markov chains | |
Heat kernel estimates General theory | |
Heat kernel estimates using effective resistance | |
Heat kernel estimates for random weighted graphs | |
Alexander | |
Orbach conjecture holds when two | |
point functions behave nicely | |
Further results for random walk on IIC | |
Random conductance model | |
ISBN: | 9783319031521 |
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Series: | Lecture Notes in Mathematics, 0075-8434 : v2101 |
Series: | Mathematics and Statistics (Springer-11649) |
Keywords: | Mathematics , Potential theory (Mathematics) , Distribution (Probability theory) |
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Title: | Geometric Control Theory and Sub-Riemannian Geometry [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Gianna Stefani Ugo Boscain Jean-Paul Gauthier Andrey Sarychev Mario Sigalotti |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | This volume presents recent advances in the interaction between Geometric Control Theory and sub-Riemannian geometry.On the one hand, Geometric Control Theory used the differential geometric and Lie algebraic language forstudying controllability, mot ion planning,stabilizability and optimality for control systems. The geometric approach turned out to be fruitful in applications to robotics, vision modeling, mathematical physics etc. On the other hand,Riemannian geometry and its generalizations, such a s sub-Riemannian, Finslerian geometry etc., have been actively adopting methods developed in the scope of geometric control. Application of these methods has led to importantresults regarding geometry of sub-Riemannian spaces, regularity of sub-Riemannian distances, properties of the group of diffeomorphisms of sub-Riemannian manifolds, local geometry and equivalence of distributions and sub-Riemannianstructures, regularity of the Hausdorff volume |
Contents: | 1 A. A. Agrachev |
Some open problems | |
2 D. Barilari, A. Lerario | |
Geometry of Maslov cycles | |
3 Y. Baryshnikov, B. Shapiro | |
How to Run a Centipede: a Topological Perspective | |
4 B. Bonnard, O. Cots, L. Jassionnesse | |
Geometric and numerical techniques to compute conjugate and cut loci on Riemannian surfaces | |
5 J | |
B. Caillau, C. Royer | |
On the injectivity and nonfocal domains of the ellipsoid of revolution | |
6 P. Cannarsa, R. Guglielmi | |
Null controllability in large time for the parabolic Grushin operator with singular potential | |
7 Y. Chitour, M. Godoy Molina, P. Kokkonen | |
The rolli | |
ISBN: | 9783319021324 |
Series: | eBooks |
Series: | SpringerLink |
Series: | Springer INdAM Series, 2281-518X : v5 |
Series: | Mathematics and Statistics (Springer-11649) |
Keywords: | Mathematics , Global analysis , Global differential geometry , Mathematical optimization |
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Title: | Harmonic and Complex Analysis and its Applications [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Alexander Vasil'ev |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Birkhuser |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | This volume highlights the main results of the research performed within the network Harmonic and Complex Analysis and its Applications (HCAA), which was a five-year (20072012) European Science Foundation Programmeintended to explore and to strengthe n the bridge between two scientific communities: analysts with broad backgrounds in complex and harmonic analysis and mathematical physics, and specialists in physics and applied sciences. Itcoordinated actions for advancing harmonic and complex analysis and for expanding its application to challenging scientific problems. Particular topics considered by this Programme included conformal and quasiconformal mappings,potential theory, Banach spaces of analytic functions and their applications to the problem s of fluid mechanics, conformal field theory, Hamiltonian and Lagrangian mechanics, and signal processing. This book is a collection of surveyswritten as a result of activities of the Programme and will be interesting and useful for professionals and novi ces in analysis and mathematical physics, as well as for graduate students. Browsing the volume, the reader willundoubtedly notice that, as the scope of the Programme is rather broad, there are many interrelations between the various contributions, which can be regarded as different facets of a common theme |
Contents: | L.D. Abreu, H.G. Feichtinger: Function spaces of polyanalytic functions |
F. Bracci, M.D. Contreras, S. Daz | |
Madrigal,A. Vasil'ev: Classical and stochastic Lwner | |
Kufarev equations | |
M. Elin, F. Jacobzon, M. Levenshtein, D. Shoikhet: The Schwarz Lemma. Rigidity and Dynamics | |
H.G. Feichtinger, M. Pap: Coorbit theory and Bergman spaces | |
S.J. Gardiner, T. Sjdin: Quadrature domains and their two | |
phase counterparts | |
B. Gustafsson: Exponential transforms, resultants and moments | |
M. Schlichenmaier: From the Virasoro Algebra to KricheverNovikov Type Algebras and Beyond | |
ISBN: | 9783319018065 |
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Series: | Trends in Mathematics |
Series: | Mathematics and Statistics (Springer-11649) |
Keywords: | Mathematics , Algebra , Functional analysis , Functions of complex variables , Potential theory (Mathematics) |
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Title: | Electrical Properties of Graphite Nanoparticles in Silicone [electronic resource] : Flexible Oscillators and Electromechanical Sensing |
Author(s): |
Samuel David Littlejohn |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | This thesis examines a novel class of flexible electronic material with great potential for use in the construction of stretchable amplifiers and memory elements. Most remarkably the composite material produces spontaneousoscillations that increase i n frequency when pressure is applied to it. In this way, the material mimics the excitatory response of pressure-sensing neurons in the human skin. The composites, formed of silicone and graphiticnanoparticles, were prepared in several allotropic forms an d functionalized with naphthalene diimide molecules. A systematic study is presented of the negative differential resistance (NDR) region of the current-voltage curves, whichis responsible for the materials active properties. This study was conducted as a function of temperature, graphite filling fraction, scaling to reveal the break-up of the samples into electric field domains at the onset of the NDRregion, and an electric-field induced metal-insulator transition in graphite nanoparticles. The effect of molecular functionalization on the miscibility threshold and the current-voltage curves is demonstrated. Room-temperature andlow-temperature measurements were performed on these composite films under strains using a remote-controlled, custom-made step mo tor bench |
Contents: | Background Theory |
Fabrication and Measurement | |
Tunneling Negative Differential Resistance in a GSC | |
Electromechanical Properties and Sensing | |
Electronic Amplification in the NDR Region | |
Conclusions and Future Work | |
Publications | |
Procedure for Imprint Lithography Stamp | |
ICP | |
RIE Recipe for Deep Silicon Etch | |
Synthesis of Silane Functionalized Naphthalenediimide | |
Calculation of Cut | |
Off Frequency | |
ISBN: | 9783319007410 |
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Series: | Physics and Astronomy (Springer-11651) |
Keywords: | Optical materials , Nanotechnology , Surfaces (Physics) |
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Title: | Complexity in Financial Markets [electronic resource] : Modeling Psychological Behavior in Agent-Based Models and Order Book Models |
Author(s): |
Matthieu Cristelli |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | Tools and methods from complex systems science can have a considerable impact on the way in which the quantitative assessment of economic and financial issues is approached, as discussed in this thesis. Firstit is shownthatthe self-organization of fi nancial markets is a crucial factor in the understanding of their dynamics. In fact, using an agent-based approach, it is argued that financial markets stylized facts appear only in the self-organizedstate. Secondly, the thesis points out the potential of so-called big data science for financial market modeling, investigating how web-driven data canyield a picture ofmarket activities: it has been found that web query volumesanticipate trade volumes. As a third achievement, the metrics developed herefor co untry competitiveness and product complexity is groundbreaking incomparison to mainstream theories of economic growth and technological development.A key element in assessing the intangible variables determining the success of countries in the present glo balized economy is represented by the diversification of the productive basket of countries. The comparison between the level ofcomplexity of a country's productive system and economic indicators such as the GDP per capita discloses its hidden growth pote ntial |
Contents: | Introduction |
Stylized Facts | |
Agent | |
Based Modeling | |
Critical Review of Agent | |
Based Models | |
A Minimal Agent | |
Based Model | |
Financial Market Dynamics: Order Book and Data Analysis | |
Order Book: Introduction and Main Statistical Evidences | |
Zero Intelligence Model for the Order Book Dynamics | |
Evidences of strategic placements of orders | |
Quantitative Analysis of Technical Trading | |
Universal Relation between Skewness and Kurtosis | |
Web Queries Can Predict Stock Market Volumes | |
A Metric for the Economic Complexity | |
Theory of Economic growth | |
ISBN: | 9783319007236 |
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Keywords: | Data mining , Mathematics , Economics |
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Title: | Analytic Capacity, the Cauchy Transform, and Non-homogeneous CaldernZygmund Theory [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Xavier Tolsa |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Birkhuser |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | This book studies some of the groundbreaking advances that have been made regarding analytic capacity and its relationship to rectifiability in the decade 19952005. The Cauchy transform plays a fundamental role in this areaand is accordingly one of t he main subjects covered. Another important topic, which may be of independent interest for many analysts, is the so-called non-homogeneous Caldern-Zygmund theory, the development of which has been largelymotivated by the problems arising in connection wi th analytic capacity. The Painlev problem, which was first posed around 1900, consists in finding a description of the removable singularities for bounded analytic functions in metricand geometric terms. Analytic capacity is a key tool in the study of thi s problem. In the 1960s Vitushkin conjectured that the removable sets which have finite length coincide with those which are purely unrectifiable. Moreover,because of the applications to the theory of uniform rational approximation, he posed the question as to whether analytic capacity is semiadditive. This work presents full proofs of Vitushkins conjecture and of the semiadditivity ofanalytic capacity, both of which remained open problems until very recently. Other related questions are also discussed, s uch as the relationship between rectifiability and the existence of principal values for the Cauchy transformsand other singular integrals. The book is largely self-contained and should be accessible for graduate students in analysis, as well as a valuabl e resource for researchers |
Contents: | Introduction |
Basic notation | |
Chapter 1. Analytic capacity | |
Chapter 2. Basic Caldern | |
Zygmund theory with non doubling measures | |
Chapter 3. The Cauchy transform and Menger curvature | |
Chapter 4. The capacity + | |
Chapter 5. A Tb theorem of Nazarov, Treil and Volberg | |
Chapter 6. The comparability between and +, and the semiadditivity of analytic capacity | |
Chapter 7. Curvature and rectifiability | |
Chapter 8. Principal values for the Cauchy transform and rectifiability | |
Chapter 9. RBMO() and H1 atb() | |
Bibliography | |
Index | |
ISBN: | 9783319005966 |
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Series: | Progress in Mathematics, 0743-1643 : v307 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Functions of complex variables , Potential theory (Mathematics) , Mathematical optimization |
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Title: | Quantum Potential: Physics, Geometry and Algebra [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Ignazio Licata Davide Fiscaletti |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | Recently the interest in Bohm realist interpretation of quantum mechanics has grown. The important advantage of this approach lies in the possibility to introduce non-locality ab initio, and not as an unexpected host. Inthis bookthe authors give a de tailed analysis of quantum potential, the non-locality term and its role in quantum cosmology and information. The different approaches to the quantum potential are analysed, starting from the originalattempt to introduce a realism of particles trajectori es (influenced by de Broglies pilot wave) to the recent dynamic interpretation provided by Goldstein, Durr, Tumulka and Zangh, and the geometrodynamic picture, with suggestionabout quantum gravity. Finally we focus on the algebraic reading of Hiley and Bi rkbeck school, that analyse the meaning of the non-local structure of the world, bringing important consequences for the space, time and informationconcepts |
Contents: | From the Contents: Quantum Potential |
The Quantum Potential in Schrdinger Equation | |
The Pilot Wave Theory | |
Particles trajectories as the foundation of Bohms mechanics: the nutshell of Drr, Goldstein, Tumulka and Zangh | |
Non | |
Commutative Quantum Geometry and the Algebraic Approach to Non | |
Locality | |
Quantum potential in particle and field theory models | |
Klein Gordon Equation and Bertoldi | |
Faraggi | |
Matone Theory | |
The quantum potential in Bohms approach to the Dirac relativistic quantum mechanics | |
Quantum Potential in Curved Space Field Theory | |
ISBN: | 9783319003337 |
Series: | eBooks |
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Series: | SpringerBriefs in Physics, 2191-5423 |
Series: | Physics and Astronomy (Springer-11651) |
Keywords: | Quantum theory |
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Title: | Linear Integral Equations [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Rainer Kress |
Date: | 2014 |
Edition: | 3rd ed. 2014 |
Publisher: | New York, NY : Springer New York : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | This book combines theory, applications, and numerical methods, and covers each of these fields with the same weight. In order to make the book accessible to mathematicians, physicists, and engineers alike, the author has made itas self-contained as possible, requiring only a solid foundation in differential and integral calculus. The functional analysis which is necessary for an adequate treatment of the theory and the numerical solution of integral equationsis developed within the book itself. Prob lems are included at the end of each chapter. For this third edition in order to make the introduction to the basic functional analytic tools more complete the HahnBanach extensiontheorem and the Banach open mapping theorem are now included in the text. The treatment of boundary value problems in potential theory has been extended by a more complete discussion of integral equations of the first kind in theclassical Holder space setting and of both integral equations of the first and second kind in the co ntemporary Sobolev space setting. In the numerical solution part of the book, the author included a new collocation method fortwo-dimensional hypersingular boundary integral equations and a collocation method for the three-dimensional Lippmann-Schwinger e quation. The final chapter of the book on inverse boundary value problems for the Laplace equation hasbeen largely rewritten with special attention to the trilogy of decomposition, iterative and sampling methods Reviews of earlier editions: This book is an excellent introductory text for students, scientists, and engineers whowant to learn the basic theory of linear integral equations and their numerical solution. (Math. Reviews, 2000) This is a good introductory text book on linear integral equations. It contains almost all the topics necessary fora student. The presentation of the subject matter is lucid, clear and in the proper modern framework without being too abstract. (ZbM |
Contents: | Normed Spaces |
Bounded and Compact Operators | |
Riesz Theory | |
Dual Systems and Fredholm Alternative | |
Regularization in Dual Systems | |
Potential Theory | |
Singular Integral Equations | |
Sobolev Spaces | |
The Heat Equation | |
Operator Approximations | |
Degenerate Kernel Approximation | |
Quadrature Methods | |
Projection Methods | |
Iterative Solution and Stability | |
Equations of the First Kind | |
Tikhonov Regularization | |
Regularization by Discretization | |
Inverse Boundary Value Problems | |
References | |
Index | |
ISBN: | 9781461495932 |
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Series: | Applied Mathematical Sciences, 0066-5452 : v82 |
Series: | Mathematics and Statistics (Springer-11649) |
Keywords: | Mathematics , Global analysis (Mathematics) , Numerical analysis |
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Title: | An Introduction to Traffic Flow Theory [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Lily Elefteriadou |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | New York, NY : Springer New York : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | Thistextprovides a comprehensive and concise treatment of the topic of traffic flow theory and includes several topics relevant to todays highway transportation system.It provides the fundamental principles of trafficflow theory as well as applicatio ns of those principles for evaluating specific types of facilities (freeways, intersections, etc.). Newer concepts of Intelligent transportation systems (ITS) and their potential impact on trafficflow are discussed. State-of-the-art in traffic flow resear ch and microscopic traffic analysis and traffic simulation have significantly advanced and are also discussed in this text. Real world examples and useful problem setscomplement each chapter. This textbook is meant for use in advanced undergraduate/gradua te level courses in traffic flow theory with prerequisites including two semesters of calculus, statistics, and an introductory course intransportation. The text would also be of interest to transportation professionals as a refresher in traffic flow theo ry, or as a reference. Students and engineers of diverse backgrounds will find this text accessible and applicableto todays traffic issues |
Contents: | Introduction |
Part 1 | |
1. Modeling the Motion of a Single Vehicle | |
2. Modeling Vehicle Interactions and the Movement of Groups of Vehicles | |
Part 2 | |
3. The Traffic Stream: Traffic Flow Performance Characteristics | |
4. Capacity | |
5. Traffic Operational Performance Measures | |
Part 3 | |
6. Analytical Models for Bottleneck and Queuing Evaluations | |
7. Simulation Modeling | |
Part 4 | |
8. Freeways | |
9. Signalized Intersections and Networks | |
10. Unsignalized Intersections | |
11.Two | |
Lane Highways | |
Appendix A | |
Appendix B | |
Index | |
ISBN: | 9781461484356 |
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Series: | Springer Optimization and Its Applications, 1931-6828 : v84 |
Series: | Mathematics and Statistics (Springer-11649) |
Keywords: | Mathematics , Mathematical optimization , Civil engineering |
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Title: | Multi-scale Analysis for Random Quantum Systems with Interaction [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Victor Chulaevsky Yuri Suhov |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | New York, NY : Springer New York : Imprint: Birkhuser |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | The study of quantum disorder has generated considerable research activity in mathematics and physics over past 40 years. While single-particle models have been extensively studied at a rigorous mathematical level, little wasknown about systems of se veral interacting particles, let alone systems with positive spatial particle density. Creating a consistent theory of disorder in multi-particle quantum systems is an important and challenging problem thatlargely remains open. Multi-scale Analysis for Ra ndom Quantum Systems with Interaction presents the progress that had been recently achieved in this area. The main focus of the book is on a rigorous derivation of themulti-particle localization in a strong random external potential field. To make the pr esentation accessible to a wider audience, the authors restrict attention to a relatively simple tight-binding Anderson model on a cubic lattice Zd. This book includes the following cutting-edge features: * an introduction to the state-of-the-art single-p article localization theory * an extensive discussion of relevant technical aspects of the localization theory * a thoroughcomparison of the multi-particle model with its single-particle counterpart * a self-contained rigorous derivation of both spectral and dynamical localization in the multi-particle tight-binding Anderson model. Required mathematicalbackground for the book includes a knowledge of functional calculus, spectral theory (essentially reduced to the case of finite matrices) and basic probab ility theory. This is an excellent text for a year-long graduate course orseminar in mathematical physics. It also can serve as a standard reference for specialists |
Contents: | Preface |
Part I Single | |
particle Localisation | |
A Brief History of Anderson Localization | |
Single | |
Particle MSA Techniques | |
Part II Multi | |
particle Localization | |
Multi | |
particle Eigenvalue Concentration Bounds | |
Multi | |
particle MSA Techniques | |
References | |
Index | |
ISBN: | 9781461482260 |
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Series: | Progress in Mathematical Physics, 1544-9998 : v65 |
Series: | Mathematics and Statistics (Springer-11649) |
Keywords: | Mathematics , Functional analysis , Distribution (Probability theory) , Mathematical physics |
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Title: | Quantum Dot Solar Cells [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Jiang Wu Zhiming M Wang |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | New York, NY : Springer New York : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | The third generation of solar cells includes those based on semiconductor quantum dots. This sophisticated technology applies nanotechnology and quantum mechanics theory to enhance the performance of ordinary solar cells. Althougha practical applicat ion of quantum dot solar cells has yet to be achieved, a large number of theoretical calculations and experimental studies have confirmed the potential for meeting the requirement for ultra-high conversionefficiency. In this book, high-profile scientists have contributed tutorial chapters that outline the methods used in and the results of various quantum dot solar cell designs, including quantum dot intermediate band solar cells, hotelectron quantum dot solar cells, quantum-dot sensitized solar cells, co lloidal quantum dot solar cells, hybrid polymer-quantum dot solar cells, and MEG quantum dot solar cells. Both theoretical and experimental approaches aredescribed. Quantum Dot Solar Cells helps to connect the fundamental laws of physics and the chemistry of materials with advances in device design and performance. The book can be recommended for a broad audience of chemists, electricalengineers, and materials scientists, and is suitable for use in courses on materials and device design for advanced and f uture optoelectronics. Features comprehensive coverage of novel technologies for quantum dot solar cells Writtenby leading experts in the corresponding research areas Supplies the keys to understanding the latest technologies for third-generation solar ce lls Provides a foundation for future research in materials and optoelectronics for energyapplications |
Contents: | Preface |
Chapter 1: Recent Progress in Colloidal Quantum Dot Sensitized Solar Cells | |
Chapter 2: Hierarchically Nanostructured Photoelectrodes for Quantum | |
Dot | |
Sensitized Solar Cells | |
Chapter 3: Hybrid Optoelectronic Devices with Colloidal Quantum Dots | |
Chapter 4: Control of photoinduced charge transfer in semiconducting quantum dot | |
based hybrids | |
Chapter 5: Theory of Quantum Dot Arrays for Solar Cell Devices | |
Chapter 6: Material Selection for the Quantum Dot Intermediate Band Solar Cell | |
Chapter 7: AlGaInAs quantum dots for intermediate band formation in solar cell devices | |
Chap | |
ISBN: | 9781461481485 |
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Series: | Lecture Notes in Nanoscale Science and Technology, 2195-2159 : v15 |
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Keywords: | Engineering , Electric engineering , Optical materials |
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Title: | Menahem Max Schiffer: Selected Papers Volume 2 [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Peter Duren Lawrence Zalcman |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | New York, NY : Springer New York : Imprint: Birkhuser |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | M. M. Schiffer, the dominant figure in geometric function theory in the second half of the twentieth century, was a mathematician of exceptional breadth, whose work ranged over such areas as univalent functions, conformal mapping,Riemann surfaces, pa rtial differential equations, potential theory, fluid dynamics, and the theory of relativity. He is best remembered for the powerful variational methods he developed and applied to extremal problems in a widevariety of scientific fields. Spanning seven d ecades, the papers collected in these two volumes represent some of Schiffer's most enduring innovations. Expert commentaries provide valuable background and survey subsequentdevelopments. Also included are a complete bibliography and several appreciation s of Schiffer's influence by collaborators and other admirers. |
Contents: | Part 4: Reprints |
The Fredholm eigen values of plane domains | |
Fredholm eigen values of multiply | |
connected domains | |
Fredholm eigenvalues and conformal mapping | |
Fredholm eigenvalues and Grunsky matrices | |
Commentary by Reiner Kuhnau | |
(with G. Polya) Sur la representation conforme de lexterieur dune courbe fermee convexe | |
Commentary by Peter Duren | |
Extremum problems and variational methods in conformal mapping | |
Commentary by Peter Duren | |
(with Z. Charzynski) A new proof of the Bieberbach conjecture for the fourth Coefficient | |
Commentary by Peter Duren | |
(wi | |
ISBN: | 9781461479499 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Mathematical optimization |
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Title: | Mathematical Methods for Elastic Plates [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Christian Constanda |
Date: | 2014 |
Publisher: | London : Springer London : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | Mathematical models of deformation of elastic plates are used by applied mathematicians and engineers in connection with a wide range of practical applications, from microchip production to the construction of skyscrapers andaircraft. This book emplo ys two important analytic techniques to solve the fundamental boundary value problems for the theory of plates with transverse shear deformation, which offers a more complete picture of the physical process ofbending than Kirchhoffs classical one. The fi rst method transfers the ellipticity of the governing system to the boundary, leading to singular integral equations on the contour of the domain. These equations, established on thebasis of the properties of suitable layer potentials, are then solved in spaces of smooth (Hlder continuous and Hlder continuously differentiable) functions. The second technique rewrites the differential system in terms ofcomplex variables and fully integrates it, expressing the solution as a combination of complex analytic potentials. The last chapter develops a generalized Fourier series method closely connected with the structure of the system,which can be used to compute approximate solutions. The numerical results generated as an illustration for the interior Dirichlet problem are accompanied by remarks regarding the efficiency and accuracy of the procedure. Thepresentation of the material is detailed and self-contained, making Mathematical Methods for Elastic Plates accessible to researchers and graduate students wit h a basic knowledge of advanced calculus |
Contents: | Singular Kernels |
Potentials and Boundary Integral Equations | |
Bending of Elastic Plates | |
The Layer Potentials | |
The Newtonian Potential | |
Existence of Regular Solutions | |
Complex Variable Treatment | |
Generalized Fourier Series | |
ISBN: | 9781447164340 |
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Series: | Springer Monographs in Mathematics, 1439-7382 |
Series: | Mathematics and Statistics (Springer-11649) |
Keywords: | Mathematics , Global analysis (Mathematics) , Integral equations , Materials |
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Title: | Potential Theory [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Lester L Helms |
Date: | 2014 |
Edition: | 2nd ed. 2014 |
Publisher: | London : Springer London : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
Note: | Potential Theory presents a clear path from calculus to classical potential theory and beyond, with the aim of moving the reader into the area of mathematical research as quickly as possible. The subject matter is developed fromfirst principles using only calculus. Commencing with the inverse square law for gravitational and electromagnetic forces and the divergence theorem, the author develops methods for constructing solutions of Laplace's equation on aregion with prescribed values on the boundary of the region. The latter half of the book addresses more advanced material aimed at those with the background of a senior undergraduate or beginning graduate course in real analysis.Starting with solutions of the Dirichlet problem subject to mixed bounda ry conditions on the simplest of regions, methods of morphing such solutions onto solutions of Poisson's equation on more general regions are developed usingdiffeomorphisms and the Perron-Wiener-Brelot method, culminating in application to Brownian motion . In this new edition, many exercises have been added to reconnect the subject matter to the physical sciences. This book willundoubtedly be useful to graduate students and researchers in mathematics, physics, and engineering |
Contents: | Preliminaries |
Laplaces Equation | |
The Dirichlet Problem | |
Green Functions | |
Negligible Sets | |
Dirichlet Problem for Unbounded Regions | |
Energy | |
Interpolation and Monotonicity | |
Newtonian Potential | |
Elliptic Operators | |
Apriori Bounds | |
Oblique Derivative Problem | |
Application to Diffusion Processes | |
ISBN: | 9781447164227 |
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Series: | Universitext, 0172-5939 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Differential equations, partial , Potential theory (Mathematics) , Distribution (Probability theory) |
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Title: | Dirac Spectra in Dense QCD [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Takuya Kanazawa |
Date: | 2013 |
Publisher: | Tokyo : Springer Japan : Imprint: Springer |
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Note: | Gaining a theoretical understanding of the properties of ultra-relativistic dense matter has been one of the most important and challenging goals in quantum chromodynamics (QCD). In this thesis, the author analyzes dense quarkmatter in QCD with gauge group SU(2) using low-energy effective theoretical techniques and elucidates a novel connection between statistical properties of the Dirac operator spectrum at high baryon chemical potential and a specialclass of random matrix theories. This work can be viewed as an extension of a similar correspondence between QCD and matrix models which was previously known only for infinitesimal chemical potentials. In future numerical simulationsof dense matter the analytical results reported here are expected to se rve as a useful tool to extract physical observables such as the BCS gap from numerical data on the Dirac spectrum |
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Contents: | Introduction |
QCD with Chemical Potential and Matrix Models | |
Dirac Operator in Dense QCD | |
Threefold Way at High Density | |
Conclusions | |
ISBN: | 9784431541653 |
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Keywords: | Quantum theory |
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Title: | Scattering Theory [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Harald Friedrich |
Date: | 2013 |
Publisher: | Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer |
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Note: | This book presents a concise and modern coverage of scattering theory. It is motivated by the fact that experimental advances have shifted and broadened the scope of applications where concepts from scattering theory are used,e.g. tothe field of ultr acold atoms and molecules, which has been experiencing enormous growth in recent years, largely triggered by the successful realization of Bose-Einstein condensates of dilute atomic gases in 1995. In thepresent treatment, special attention is given to the role played by the long-range behaviour of the projectile-target interaction, and a theory is developed, which is well suited todescribe near-threshold bound and continuum statesin realistic binary systems such as diatomic molecules or molecular ions. Th e level of abstraction is keptas low as at all possible,and deeper questions related tomathematical foundations of scattering theory are passed by. Thebookshould beunderstandable for anyone with a basic knowledge of nonrelativistic quantum mechanics. It i s intended for advanced students and researchers, and it is hoped that it will be useful for theorists and experimentalistsalike |
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Contents: | Classical Scattering Theory |
Elastic Scattering by aConservative Potential | |
Internal Excitation, Inelastic Scattering | |
Special Topics | |
Scaling | |
Special Functions | |
ISBN: | 9783642382826 |
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Title: | Transport Phenomena in Strongly Correlated Fermi Liquids [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Hiroshi Kontani |
Date: | 2013 |
Publisher: | Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer |
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Note: | In conventional metals, various transport coefficients are scaled according to the quasiparticle relaxation time, \tau, which implies that the relaxation time approximation (RTA) holds well. However, such a simple scaling does nothold in many strongl y correlated electron systems, reflecting their unique electronic states. The most famous example would be cuprate high-Tc superconductors (HTSCs), where almost all the transport coefficients exhibit a significantdeviation from the RTA results. To better understand the origin of this discrepancy, we develop a method for calculating various transport coefficients beyond the RTA by employing field theoretical techniques. Near the magnetic quantumcritical point, the current vertex correction (CVC), which des cribes the electron-electron scattering beyond the relaxation time approximation, gives rise to various anomalous transport phenomena. We explain anomalous transportphenomena in cuprate HTSCs and other metals near their magnetic or orbital quantum critica l pointusing a uniform approach. We also discuss spin related transport phenomena in strongly correlated systems. In many d- and f-electronsystems, the spin current induced by the spin Hall effect is considerably greater because of the orbital degrees of freedom. This fact attracts much attention due to its potential application in spintronics. We discuss various novelcharge, spin and heat transport phenomena in strongly correlated metals |
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Contents: | Part I: Basic Concept |
Introduction | |
Fluctuation theory | |
Anomalous transport phenomena in nearly AF Fermi liquids | |
Anomalous Hall effect (AHE) and spin Hall effect (SHE) | |
Part II: Transport phenomena in cuprate HTSCs above T* | |
Transport phenomena in HTSCs below T* | |
AC transport phenomena in HTSCs | |
Impurity effects in nearly AF metals | |
Anomalous transport behaviors inheavy fermions and organic superconductors | |
Multiorbital systems | |
AHE and SHE in multiorbital systems | |
ISBN: | 9783642353659 |
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Title: | Quasi-Stationary Distributions [electronic resource] : Markov Chains, Diffusions and Dynamical Systems |
Author(s): |
Pierre Collet Servet Martnez Jaime San Martn |
Date: | 2013 |
Publisher: | Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer |
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Note: | Main concepts of quasi-stationary distributions (QSDs) for killed processes are the focus of the present volume. For diffusions, the killing is at the boundary and for dynamical systems there is a trap. The authors present theQSDs as the ones that al low describing the long-term behavior conditioned to not being killed. Studies in this research area started with Kolmogorov and Yaglom and in the last few decades have received a great deal of attention. Theauthors provide the exponential distribution pr operty of the killing time for QSDs, present the more general result on their existence and study the process of trajectories that survive forever. For birth-and-death chains anddiffusions, the existence of a single or a continuum of QSDs is described. Th ey study the convergence to the extremal QSD and give the classification of the survival process. In this monograph, the authors discuss Gibbs QSDs forsymbolic systems and absolutely continuous QSDs for repellers. The findings described are relevant to re searchers in the fields of Markov chains, diffusions, potential theory, dynamical systems, and in areas where extinction is acentral concept. The theory is illustrated with numerous examples. The volume uniquely presents the distribution behavior of indiv iduals who survive in a decaying population for a very long time. It also provides the background forapplications in mathematical ecology, statistical physics, computer sciences, and economics |
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Contents: | 1.Introduction |
2.Quasi | |
stationary Distributions: General Results | |
3.Markov Chains on Finite Spaces | |
4.Markov Chains on Countable Spaces | |
5.Birth and Death Chains | |
6.Regular Diffusions on [0,) | |
7.Infinity as Entrance Boundary | |
8.Dynamical Systems | |
References | |
Index | |
Table of Notations | |
Citations Index. | |
ISBN: | 9783642331312 |
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Series: | Probability and Its Applications, 1431-7028 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Differentiable dynamical systems , Differential equations, partial , Genetics Mathematics , Distribution (Probability theory) |
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Title: | Multi-Layer Potentials and Boundary Problems [electronic resource] : for Higher-Order Elliptic Systems in Lipschitz Domains |
Author(s): |
Irina Mitrea Marius Mitrea |
Date: | 2013 |
Publisher: | Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer |
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Note: | Many phenomena in engineering and mathematical physics can be modeled by means of boundary value problems for a certain elliptic differential operator in a given domain. When the differential operator under discussion is ofsecond order a variety of t ools are available for dealing with such problems, including boundary integral methods, variational methods, harmonic measure techniques, and methods based on classical harmonic analysis. When thedifferential operator is of higher-order (as is the case, e .g., with anisotropic plate bending when one deals with a fourth order operator) only a few options could be successfully implemented. In the 1970s Alberto Caldern, one ofthe founders of the modern theory of Singular Integral Operators, advocated the use of layer potentials for the treatment of higher-order elliptic boundary value problems. The present monograph represents the first systematic treatmentbased on this approach. This research monograph lays, for the first time, the mathematical foundation ai med at solving boundary value problems for higher-order elliptic operators in non-smooth domains using the layer potential methodand addresses a comprehensive range of topics, dealing with elliptic boundary value problems in non-smooth domains including l ayer potentials, jump relations, non-tangential maximal function estimates, multi-traces and extensions,boundary value problems with data in WhitneyLebesque spaces, WhitneyBesov spaces, WhitneySobolev- based Lebesgue spaces, WhitneyTriebelLizorkin spaces, WhitneySobolev-based Hardy spaces, WhitneyBMO and WhitneyVMOspaces |
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Contents: | 1 Introduction |
2 Smoothness scales and Calden | |
Zygmund theory in the scalar | |
valued case | |
3 Function spaces of Whitney arrays | |
4 The double multi | |
layer potential operator | |
5 The single multi | |
layer potential operator | |
6 Functional analytic properties of multi | |
layer potentials and boundary value problems | |
ISBN: | 9783642326660 |
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Series: | Lecture Notes in Mathematics, 0075-8434 : v2063 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Fourier analysis , Integral equations , Differential equations, partial , Potential theory (Mathematics) |
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Title: | The First Galaxies [electronic resource] Theoretical Predictions and Observational Clues |
Author(s): |
Tommy Wiklind Bahram Mobasher Volker Bromm |
Date: | 2013 |
Publisher: | Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer |
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Note: | New observations of the period between the cosmic recombination and the end of reionization are posing intriguing questions about where the first generations of stars were formed, how the first galaxies were assembled, whetherthese galaxies have low redshift counterparts, and what role the early galaxies played in the reionization process. Combining the new observational data with theoretical models can shed new light on open issues regarding the starformation process, its role in the reionization of the Universe, and the metal enrichment in galaxies at those early epochs. This volume brings together leading experts in the field to discuss our current level of understanding andwhat may come in the near future as our observational as well as theoretic al tools improve. The book confronts the theory of how the first stars, black holes, and galaxies formed with current and planned observations. This synthesis isvery timely, just ahead of the establishment of major new facilities, such as the James Webb S pace Telescope (JWST), a next-generation, millimeter/sub-millimeter observatory in the Atacama desert (ALMA), and ground-based ExtremelyLarge Telescopes (ELT). Together, they will revolutionize the study of the most distant objects in the Universe. This v olume is aimed at beginning graduate students but can also serve as a reference work for active researchers in thefield. Apart from presenting the fundamental concepts involved, it also provides an introduction to the methods and techniques used. The book will also be useful to anyone with an astrophysical background who needs an effectivestarting point for learning about the first stars and galaxies |
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Contents: | Part I The First Sources of Light |
Chapter 1 The Basic Theoretical Framework | |
Chapter 2 The Epoch of Reionization | |
Chapter 3 The First Stars | |
Part II The First Galaxies and Normal Stellar Populations | |
Chapter 4 Formation of the First Galaxies: Theory and Simulations | |
Chapter 5 Observing the First Galaxies | |
Chapter 6 The Formation of the First Massive Black Holes | |
Part III Tools & Techniques | |
Chapter 7 Evolutionary Synthesis Models as a Tool and Guide Towards the First Galaxies | |
Chapter 8 Exploring the Universe with Metal | |
Poor Stars | |
Chapter 9 The Potential Impact of Futur | |
ISBN: | 9783642323621 |
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Series: | Astrophysics and Space Science Library, 0067-0057 : v396 |
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Keywords: | Astronomy |
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Title: | WKB Approximation in Atomic Physics [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Boris Mikhailovich Karnakov Vladimir Pavlovich Krainov |
Date: | 2013 |
Publisher: | Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer |
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Note: | This book has evolved from lectures devoted to applications of the Wentzel - Kramers Brillouin- (WKB or quasi-classical) approximation and of the method of 1/N expansion for solving various problems in atomic and nuclearphysics. The intent of this b ook is to help students and investigators in this field to extend their knowledge of these important calculation methods in quantum mechanics. Much material is contained herein that is not to be foundelsewhere. WKB approximation, while constituting a fund amental area in atomic physics, has not been the focus of many books. A novel method has been adopted for the presentation of the subject matter, the material is presented as asuccession of problems, followed by a detailed way of solving them. The methods introduced are then used to calculate Rydberg states in atomic systems and to evaluate potential barriers and quasistationary states. Finally, adiabatictransition and ionization of quantum systems are covered |
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Contents: | WKB |
Approximation in Quantum Mechanics | |
One | |
Dimensional Motion | |
WKB | |
Approximation for a Particle in Central Field | |
Langer Transformation | |
1/N | |
Expansion in Quantum Mechanics | |
1/N Expansion for Energy Levels of Binding States | |
Wave Functions of 1/n | |
Expansion | |
Rydberg States of Atomic Systems | |
Unperturbed Rydberg States of Atoms | |
Interaction between a Rydberg Electron and an Electromagnetic Radiation | |
Penetrability of Potential Barriers and Quasistationary States | |
Quasi | |
Stationary States of One | |
Dimensional Systems | |
Quasi | |
Stationary States and Above | |
Barrier Reflection | |
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Keywords: | Quantum theory , Mathematical physics |
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Title: | Energy Level Alignment and Electron Transport Through Metal/Organic Contacts [electronic resource] : From Interfaces to Molecular Electronics |
Author(s): |
Enrique Abad |
Date: | 2013 |
Publisher: | Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer |
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Note: | In recent years, ever more electronic devices have started to exploit the advantages of organic semiconductors. The work reported in this thesis focuses on analyzing theoretically the energy level alignment of differentmetal/organic interfaces, neces sary to tailor devices with good performance. Traditional methods based on density functional theory (DFT), are not appropriate for analyzing them because they underestimate the organic energy gap andfail to correctly describe the van der Waals forces. Si nce the size of these systems prohibits the use of more accurate methods, corrections to those DFT drawbacks are desirable. In this work a combination of a standard DFT calculationwith the inclusion of the charging energy (U) of the molecule, calculated f rom first principles, is presented. Regarding the dispersion forces, incorrect long range interaction is substituted by a van der Waals potential. With thesecorrections, the C60, benzene, pentacene, TTF and TCNQ/Au(111) interfaces are analyzed, both for s ingle molecules and for a monolayer. The results validate the induced density of interface states model |
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Contents: | Theoretical Foundation |
Further Developments in IDIS Model | |
The IDIS Model at the Molecular Limit | |
Results for Various Interfaces: C60, Benzene, TTF, TCNQ and Pentacene Over Au(111) | |
ISBN: | 9783642309076 |
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Keywords: | Chemistry , Optical materials , Surfaces (Physics) |
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Title: | Advances in Network Analysis and its Applications [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Evangelos Kranakis |
Date: | 2013 |
Publisher: | Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer |
Size: | 1 online resource |
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Note: | As well as highlighting potentially useful applications for network analysis, this volume identifies new targets for mathematical research that promise to provide insights into network systems theory as well as facilitating thecross-fertilization of ideas between sectors. Focusing on financial, security and social aspects of networking, the volume adds to the growing body of evidence showing that network analysis has applications to transportation,communication, health, finance, and social policy mor e broadly. It provides powerful models for understanding the behavior of complex systems that, in turn, will impact numerous cutting-edge sectors in science and engineering, such aswireless communication, network security, distributed computing and social networking, financial analysis, and cyber warfare. The volume offers an insider' s view of cutting-edge research in network systems, including methodologieswith immense potential for interdisciplinary application. The contributors have all presented mate rial at a series of workshops organized on behalf of Canadas MITACS initiative, which funds projects and study grants inmathematics for information technology and complex systems. These proceedings include papers from workshops on financial networks, netw ork security and cryptography, and social networks. MITACS has shown that the partlyghettoized nature of network systems research has led to duplicated work in discrete fields, and thus this initiative has the potential to save time and accelerate the pac e of research in a number of areas of network systemsresearch |
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Contents: | FINANCIAL NETWORKS: 1. Mathematical modeling of systemic risk: H. Amini, A. Minca |
2. Systemic risk in banking networks without Monte Carlo simulation: J. P. Gleeson, T. R. Hurd, S. Melnik, A. Hackett | |
3. Systemic Valuation of Banks Interbank Equilibrium and Contagion: G. Haaj | |
4. An Open Problem: J. B. Walsh | |
II SECURITY NETWORKS: 5. Dynamic Trust Management: Network Profiling for High Assurance Resilience: M. Burmester , W. O. Redwood | |
6. Security Issues in Link State Routing Protocols for MANETs: G.Cervera, M.Barbeau, J. Garcia | |
Alfaro, E.Kranakis | |
7. TCHo: a Code | |
bas | |
ISBN: | 9783642309045 |
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Series: | Mathematics in Industry, 1612-3956 : v18 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Computer Communication Networks , Bioinformatics , Computer engineering , Industrial organization (Economic theory) |
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Title: | Model Based Parameter Estimation [electronic resource] : Theory and Applications |
Author(s): |
Hans Georg Bock Thomas Carraro Willi Jger Stefan Krkel Rolf Rannacher Johannes P Schlder |
Date: | 2013 |
Publisher: | Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer |
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Note: | This judicious selection of articles combines mathematical and numerical methods to apply parameter estimation and optimum experimental design in a range of contexts. These include fields as diverse as biology, medicine,chemistry, environmental physi cs, image processing and computer vision. The material chosen was presented at a multidisciplinary workshop on parameter estimation held in 2009 in Heidelberg. The contributions show how indispensableefficient methods of applied mathematics and computer-b ased modeling can be to enhancing the quality of interdisciplinary research. The use of scientific computing to model, simulate, and optimize complex processes has become astandard methodology in many scientific fields, as well as in industry. Demonstrat ing that the use of state-of-the-art optimization techniques in a number of research areas has much potential for improvement, this book providesadvanced numerical methods and the very latest results for the applications under consideration |
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Contents: | Parameter Estimation and Optimum Experimental Design for Differential Equation Models: H.G. Bock, St. Krkel, J.P. Schlder |
Adaptive Finite Element Methods for Parameter Identification Problems: B. Vexler | |
Gauss | |
Newton Methods for Robust Parameter Estimation: T. Binder, E. Kostina | |
An Optimal Scanning Sensor Activation Policy for Parameter Estimation of Distributed Systems: D. Ucnski | |
Interaction between Experiment, Modeling and Simulation of Spatial Aspects in the JAK2/STAT5 Signaling Pathway: E. Friedmann, A. C. Pfeifer, R. Neumann, U. Klingmller , R. Rannacher | |
The Importan | |
ISBN: | 9783642303678 |
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Series: | Contributions in Mathematical and Computational Sciences, 2191-303X : v4 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Differential Equations , Differential equations, partial , Computer science , Numerical analysis , Mathematical optimization |
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Title: | General Parabolic Mixed Order Systems in Lp and Applications [electronic resource] |
Author(s): |
Robert Denk Mario Kaip |
Date: | 2013 |
Publisher: | Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Birkhuser |
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Note: | In this text, a theory for general linear parabolic partial differential equations is established, which covers equations with inhomogeneous symbol structure as well as mixed order systems. Typical applications include severalvariants of the Stokes s ystem and free boundary value problems. We show well-posedness in Lp-Lq-Sobolev spaces in time and space for the linear problems (i.e., maximal regularity), which is the key step for the treatment of nonlinearproblems. The theory is based on the concept o f the Newton polygon and can cover equations that are not accessible by standard methods as, e.g., semigroup theory. Results are obtained in different types of non-integer Lp-Sobolev spacesas Besov spaces, Bessel potential spaces, and TriebelLizorkin spac es. The latter class appears in a natural way as traces of Lp-Lq-Sobolev spaces. We also present a selection of applications in the whole space and on half-spaces.Among others, we prove well-posedness of the linearizations of the generalized thermoelastic plate equation, the two-phase NavierStokes equations with BoussinesqScriven surface, and the Lp-Lq two-phase Stefan problem withGibbsThomson correction |
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Contents: | Introduction and Outline |
1The joint time | |
space H(infinity) | |
calculus | |
2 The Newton polygon approach for mixed | |
order systems | |
3 Triebel | |
Lizorkin spaces and the Lp | |
Lq setting | |
4 Application to parabolic differential equations | |
List of figures | |
Bibliography | |
List of symbols | |
Index | |
ISBN: | 9783319020006 |
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Series: | Operator Theory: Advances and Applications, 0255-0156 : v239 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Operator theory , Differential equations, partial |
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Title: | DiscreteTime Stochastic Control and Dynamic Potential Games [electronic resource] : The EulerEquation Approach |
Author(s): |
David Gonzlez-Snchez Onsimo Hernndez-Lerma |
Date: | 2013 |
Publisher: | Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer |
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Note: | There are several techniques to study noncooperative dynamic games, suchas dynamic programming and the maximum principle (also called the Lagrangemethod). It turns out, however, that one way to characterize dynamicpotentialgames requires to analyze i nverse optimal control problems, and it is here wherethe Euler equation approach comes in because it is particularly wellsuited tosolve inverse problems.Despite the importance of dynamicpotential games, there is no systematicstudy about them. Thismonograp h isthe firstattempt to provide a systematic, selfcontained presentation of stochastic dynamicpotential games |
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Contents: | Introduction and summary |
Direct problem: the Euler equation approach | |
The inverse optimal control problem | |
Dynamic games | |
Conclusion | |
References | |
Index | |
ISBN: | 9783319010595 |
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Keywords: | Mathematics , Systems theory , Distribution (Probability theory) |
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Title: | Topological Microfluidics [electronic resource] : Nematic Liquid Crystals and Nematic Colloids in Microfluidic Environment |
Author(s): |
Anupam Sengupta |
Date: | 2013 |
Publisher: | Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer |
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Note: | This work representsone of the first comprehensive attempts to seamlessly integrate two highly active interdisciplinary domains in soft matter science microfluidics and liquid crystals (LCs). Motivated by the lack offundamental experiments, Dr. Seng upta initiated systematic investigation of LC flows at micro scales,gaining new insights that are also suggestive ofnovel applications. By tailoring the surface anchoring of the LC molecules and thechannel dimensions, different topological constraintswere controllably introduced within the microfluidic devices. These topological constraintswere further manipulated using a flow field, paving the way for TopologicalMicrofluidics. Harnessing topologyon a microfluidic platform, as described in this thesis,ope ns up capabilities beyond the conventional viscous-dominated microfluidics, promising potential applications in targeted delivery andsorting systems, self-assembled motifs, and novel metamaterial fabrications |
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Contents: | Liquid crystal theory |
Materials and experimental methods | |
Functionalization of microfluidic devices | |
Nematic liquid crystals confined within a microfluidic device: Static case | |
Flow of nematic liquid crystals in a microfluidic environment | |
Nematic colloids in microfluidic confinement | |
Ongoing research | |
ISBN: | 9783319008585 |
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Keywords: | Chemistry, Physical organic , Hydraulic engineering |
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