Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Roberto Livi, Stefano Ruffo, Dima Shepelyansky
    Pages 3-32
  3. Alessandra Celletti, Claude Froeschlé, Elena Lega
    Pages 33-59
  4. Michael Zaks, Arkady Pikovsky
    Pages 61-82
  5. Massimo Falcioni, Vittorio Loreto, Angelo Vulpiani
    Pages 85-108
  6. Giorgio Parisi
    Pages 109-121
  7. Franco Bagnoli, Franco A. Bignone, Fabio Cecconi, Antonio Politi
    Pages 123-146
  8. Luca Biferale, Guido Boffetta, Bernard Castaing
    Pages 149-172
  9. Antonio Celani, Andrea Mazzino, Alain Pumir
    Pages 173-186
  10. Massimo Cencini, Cristobal Lopez, Davide Vergni
    Pages 187-210
  11. Jean-Philippe Bouchaud, Jean-François Muzy
    Pages 229-246
  12. Back Matter

About this book

Introduction

The present volume, published at the occasion of his 100th birthday anniversary, is a collection of articles that reviews the impact of Kolomogorov's work in the physical sciences and provides an introduction to the modern developments that have been triggered in this way to encompass recent applications in biology, chemistry, information sciences and finance. This book addresses scientists and postgraduate students in applied mathematics and theoretical physics.

Keywords

Algorithmic Complexity Dynamical Systems Kolmogorov Probability theory Theoretical physics Turbulence information theory physical sciences

Editors and affiliations

  • Roberto Livi
    • 1
  • Angelo Vulpiani
    • 2
  1. 1.Universitá di Firenze Dipartimento di Fisica Via Sansone 1 50019Sesto FiorentinoItaly
  2. 2.Universitá di Roma ‘La Sapienza’ Dipartimento di Fisica Piazzale A. Moro 2 00185RomaItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/b93809
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2003
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-20307-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-39668-0
  • Series Print ISSN 0075-8450
  • Series Online ISSN 1616-6361
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