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The Transition to Chaos Conservative Classical Systems and Quantum Manifestations by Linda E. Reichl
Order this book online from SpringerVerlag Based on courses given at The University of Texas at Austin and University of California at San Diego, this book treats an active fields of research that touches upon the foundations of physics and chemistry.
 
Uncertainty and Surprise in Complex Systems
editors: Reuben R. McDaniel Jr. and Dean J. Driebe
Order this book online from Springer The papers in this volume were first presented at the conference, "Uncertainty and Surprise: Questions on Working with the Unexpected and Unknowable," held April 1012, 2003 at the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin.
 
Is Future Given?
by Ilya Prigogine
Order this book online from World Scientific In this book, after discussing the fundamental problems of current science and other philosophic concepts, beginning with controversies between Heraclitus and Parmenides, Ilya Prigogine launches into a message of great hope: the future has not been determined.
 
The Transition to Chaos In Conservative Classical Systems: Quantum Manifestations by L.E. Reichl
SpringerVerlag, New York, 1992 Order this book online from Fatbrain.com The book on chaos that is becoming a modern classic. A perfect introduction to the fundamental concepts of chaos, including perturbation theory, nonlinear resonances, and nonintegrable systems. The reader will learn about basic mapping techniques and stochasticity. The quantum section includes a detailed introduction to Floquet theory and the deltakicked rotor.
 
Classical Relativistic ManyBody Dynamics by Matthew A. Trump and W. C. Schieve
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 1999 Order this book online from Amazon.com The first book that explains in detail the worldtime theory of motion for relativistic particles with mutual interaction. Learn how field theory is essentially limited to onebody motion, and how a 1941 classical model of pair annihilation may at last allow the dynamical description of systems of two or more particles. Several experimental tests are suggested. This book is chockfull of new research opportunities for graduate students and researchers into relativity.  
Fully Chaotic Maps and Broken Time Symmetry by Dean J. Driebe
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 1999 Order this book online from Amazon.com A musthave book on dynamical maps. The book is an excellent graduatelevel introduction to the use of maps to describe irreversible physical systems.  
The End of Certainty: Time, Chaos, and the New Laws of Nature by Ilya Prigogine, Nobel Laureate
The Free Press, N.Y., 1997 Order this book online from Amazon.com Dr. Prigogine is worldrenowned not only for his contributions to physical science, but also for his ability to explain complex ideas in terms that anyone can understand. This acclaimed book, written for readers of all ability levels and backgrounds, is a superb introduction to the meaning and implications of chaos and irreversiblity in the natural world, including the question of our perception of time.  
A Modern Course in Statistical Physics by Linda Reichl
Wiley Interscience, N.Y., 2nd ed., 1998 Order this book online from Amazon.com
 
Modern Thermodynamics: from Heat Engines to Dissipative Structures by Dilip Kondepudi and Ilya Prigogine
John Wiley & Sons, N.Y., 1997 Answers to exercises and solutions Order this book online from Amazon.com or J. Wiley & Sons
 
Exploring Complexity: An Introduction by Grégoire Nicolis and Ilya Prigogine
W. H. Freeman and Co., N.Y., 1989 Order this book online from Amazon.com
 
Order Out of Chaos by Isabel Stengers and Ilya Prigogine
Bantam Books, N.Y., 1986 Order this book online from Amazon.com
 
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