Introduction to Complex Systems
- "We focus on the four key aspects of complex systems examplified above: emergence, resilience, transitions and predictability and control. We demonstrate how they are recurring concepts in a broad range of areas ranging from the life sciences, social sciences, economics, as well as humanities; and thereby unify them at a deep level. We will stimulate the students to think in terms of these abstract unifying concepts across the diverse disciplines; illustrate the need for mathematical models to study and quantify these properties; and teach the students basic mathematical tools to study the behaviour of the constructed models."
- Utrecht University
- The Netherlands
- Dr. Kirsten ten Tusscher
- Complex Systems, Modeling, Emergence, Dynamical Systems, Chaos, Social Science, Social Systems, Economics, Biology, Physics, Mathematics