Systems InnovationJun 53 minNonlinear Systems CourseThis course is a voyage into the extraordinary world of nonlinear systems and their dynamics, the primary focus of the course is to provi...

Systems InnovationMay 5, 20164 minNonlinear SystemNonlinear System A nonlinear system is a type of system that defies the superposition principles of homogeneity and additivity. Feedback ...

Systems InnovationMay 5, 20164 minLinear SystemsLinear Systems Linear systems are defined by their adherence to what is called the superposition principles.1 There are just two superpos...

Systems InnovationFeb 7, 20163 minSynergies & InterferenceSynergies & Interference A synergy is a constructive relation between two or more elements through which value is added by components per...

Systems InnovationFeb 5, 20165 minNonlinear Feedback LoopsNonlinear Feedback Loops A feedback loop could be defined as a channel or pathway formed by an ‘effect’ returning to its ’cause,’ and gen...

Systems InnovationJan 6, 20164 minBifurcations & AttractorsBifurcations & Attractors An attractor is a set of states towards which a system will naturally gravitate and remain cycling through unle...

Systems InnovationJan 6, 20163 minPunctuated EquilibriumPunctuated Equilibrium Punctuated equilibrium is a model first derived from evolutionary biology.1 This model deals with the dynamics of ...

Systems InnovationMay 5, 20153 minLong Tail DistributionsLong Tail Distributions A long tail distribution is one that has very few occurrences of very large events, and very many occurrences of ...

Systems InnovationMay 5, 20154 minExponents & Power LawsExponents & Power Laws The term power law describes a functional relationship between two quantities, where one quantity varies as a powe...

Systems InnovationMay 5, 20154 minFractalsFractals Fractals are both physical phenomenon and mathematical objects, exhibiting a repeating pattern that is displayed at various leve...

Systems InnovationMay 5, 20155 minPhase TransitionsPhase Transitions Phase transitions and bifurcations are periods of qualitative and often rapid change in the dynamics of a nonlinear sys...

Systems InnovationMay 5, 20154 minButterfly EffectButterfly Effect The butterfly effect is a popular term for what is called sensitive dependence on initial conditions in which a small ch...

Systems InnovationMay 5, 20153 minNonlinear Dynamics & ChaosNonlinear Dynamics & Chaos Chaos theory is the study of nonlinear systems dynamics whose development is marked by iteration and feedback ...

Systems InnovationMay 5, 20154 minDynamical SystemsDynamical Systems Within science and mathematics, dynamics is the study of how things change with respect to time. As opposed to describi...