A New Method in the Analysis of Chaotic Systems: Scale Index

  • Nazmi YılmazEmail author
  • Mahmut Akıllı
  • K. Gediz Akdeniz
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Complexity book series (SPCOM)


In recent years, there has been great interest in the application of wavelet analysis in a variety of disciplines to investigate the characteristics of chaotic systems. The scale index is a wavelet-based method introduced in 2010 that has been used effectively in determining the degree of aperiodicity, hence chaotic characteristics of a signal. In this chapter, we will discuss previous works involving Scale index method including our works. We will also mention some social and economic systems that this method can potentially be applied.


Scale index Wavelet analysis Chaotic systems 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nazmi Yılmaz
    • 1
    Email author
  • Mahmut Akıllı
    • 2
  • K. Gediz Akdeniz
    • 3
  1. 1.Koç UniversityİstanbulTurkey
  2. 2.Wone Lighting, R&D DepartmentİstanbulTurkey
  3. 3.Disordered Systems Working GroupİstanbulTurkey

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