On Measurement of Internal Variables of Complex Self-Organized Systems and Their Relation to Multifractal Spectra

  • Dalibor Štys
  • Petr Jizba
  • Štěpán Papáček
  • Tomáš Náhlík
  • Petr Císař
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7166)


We propose a method for characterizing structured, experimentally observable, complex self-organized systems. The method in question is based on the observation that number of self-organized systems can be mathematically perceived as consisting of several interconnected multifractal components. We illustrate our key results with ensuing applications. The relation of the results obtained to known examples of strange attractors is also discussed.


Rényi entropy principal component analysis generalized dimensions multifractal spectra 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dalibor Štys
    • 1
  • Petr Jizba
    • 2
  • Štěpán Papáček
    • 1
  • Tomáš Náhlík
    • 1
  • Petr Císař
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Complex Sytems, Faculty of Fishery and Water ProtectionUniversity of South BohemiaNové HradyCzech Republic
  2. 2.FNSPECzech Technical University in PraguePragueCzech Republic

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