**An Introduction to Quantum Chaos**

by Mason A. Porter

**Publisher**: arXiv 2001**Number of pages**: 57

**Description**:

Nonlinear dynamics ("chaos theory") and quantum mechanics are two of the scientific triumphs of the 20th century. The former lies at the heart of the modern interdisciplinary approach to science, whereas the latter has revolutionized physics. We give a brief review of the origin and fundamentals of both quantum mechanics and nonlinear dynamics.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(2.6MB, PDF)

## Similar books

**Ordinary Differential Equations and Dynamical Systems**

by

**Gerald Teschl**-

**Universitaet Wien**

This book provides an introduction to ordinary differential equations and dynamical systems. We start with some simple examples of explicitly solvable equations. Then we prove the fundamental results concerning the initial value problem.

(

**11142**views)

**Elementary Symbolic Dynamics and Chaos in Dissipative Systems**

by

**Bai-Lin Hao**-

**World Scientific**

This is a monograph on chaos in dissipative systems written for those working in the physical sciences. Emphasis is on symbolic description of the dynamics and characteristics of the attractors, written from the view-point of practical applications.

(

**5911**views)

**Chaos Theory**

by

**Kais A. Mohamedamen Al Naimee (ed.)**-

**InTech**

With a good background in nonlinear dynamics, chaos theory, and applications, the authors give a treatment of the basic principles of nonlinear dynamics in different fields. In addition, they show overlap with the traditional field of control theory.

(

**1043**views)

**Mathematical Principals of Dynamic Systems and the Foundations of Quantum Physics**

by

**Eric Tesse**-

**arXiv**

This article will take up the question of what underlies the quantum formalism, whether it can be derived from simpler mathematical structures, and if so, what physical properties a system must possess in order for the formalism to hold.

(

**6250**views)