Different Goals in Multiscale Simulations and How to Reach Them

  • Pierrick Tranouez
  • Antoine Dutot
Part of the Understanding Complex Systems book series (UCS)


In this paper we sum up our works on multiscale programs, mainly simulations. We first start with describing what multiscaling is about, how it helps perceiving signal from a background noise in a flow of data for example, for a direct perception by a user or for a further use by another program. We then give three examples of multiscale techniques we used in the past, maintaining a summary, using an environmental marker introducing an history in the data and finally using a knowledge on the behavior of the different scales to really handle them at the same time.

Key words

Multiscale clustering dynamic graphs adaptation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pierrick Tranouez
    • 1
  • Antoine Dutot
    • 2
  1. 1.MTG - UMR IDEESUniversité de Rouen IREDFrance
  2. 2.LITISUniversité du HavreFrance

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