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The focus of this thesis has been the study of synchronization phenomena in complex networks and their control through time delay. Starting from a pair of oscillators and proceeding via simple ring networks, we have outlined the progression to complex multilayer structures, examining synchronization in many of its facets. Thereby, Part I has been focused on the study of synchronization phenomena in single-layer systems and Part II has explored synchronization scenarios in multilayer networks as a common description of neuronal brain structures. In this Chapter, the main results of the thesis are summarized and discussed. Furthermore, we give an outlook and consider future research directions.


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  1. 1.Institut für Theoretische PhysikTechnische Universität BerlinBerlinGermany

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