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1993 Library & Information Science Abstracts  
Highlights different notions of self-duality and pure duality. (SE) 9305756 Evolution of information production processes and its relation to the Lorenz dominance order. L. Egghe and R. Rousseau.  ...  Establishes a relation between the 80/20 rule and the Lorenz dominance order. Concludes that Lorenz curves and the majorization poset are important tools in the investigation of evolution and growth.  ... 


2011 International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos in Applied Sciences and Engineering  
Recent results related to this interdependence, which is one of the most characteristic aspects of complexity and a major challenge in prediction, error estimates and monitoring of nonlinear complex systems  ...  One of the major issues when dealing with the dynamics of complex nonlinear systems, the fact that the inherent time-scales of the unfolding phenomena are not well separated, is brought into focus.  ...  We also wish to express our thanks to Professors John S. Nicolis and Pierre Gaspard for many influential discussions. The work of V.  ... 
doi:10.1142/s0218127411030660 fatcat:arf7bshinvclffhchzwdyuiifa

Models for Development of an Innovation Network in Clusters

Jacek Gancarczyk, Faculty of Management and Social Communication, Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland, Marta Najda-Janoszka, Faculty of Management and Social Communication, Jagiellonian University in Krakow
2020 Problemy Zarzadzania  
Findings: Hierarchical relations between the dominant company and suppliers using its technology offer limited possibilities of innovation creation.  ...  This case is represented by "buyer networks" where the leading company formulates expectations for product characteristics and the subcontractor responds to these requirements using its own development  ...  in the process of product production and development.  ... 
doi:10.7172/1644-9584.87.8 fatcat:djdx7peoivfifbkfdlcz65popy

Mineral facilitated horizontal gene transfer: A new principle for evolution of life? [article]

Karina K Sand, Stanislav Jelavić
2017 bioRxiv   pre-print
Our hypothesis is illustrated in the context of the evolution of early microbial life and the oxygenation of the Earths atmosphere and offers an explanation for observed outbursts of evolutionary events  ...  influenced the evolution of life.  ...  Sand received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 663830 and the Welsh Government and Higher Education Funding  ... 
doi:10.1101/235531 fatcat:rgbl3y2iajgdripj47spbnzyky

Determining Lyapunov exponents from a time series

Alan Wolf, Jack B. Swift, Harry L. Swinney, John A. Vastano
1985 Physica D : Non-linear phenomena  
Lyapunov exponents, which provide a qualitative and quantitative characterization of dynamical behavior. are related to the exponentially fast divergence or convergence of nearby orbits in phase space.  ...  The method is tested on model systems with known Lyapunov spectra, and applied to data for the Belousov-Zhabotinskii reaction and Couette-Taylor ftow.  ...  Doyne Farmer for helpful discussions and for calculating the Lyapunov spectrum  ... 
doi:10.1016/0167-2789(85)90011-9 fatcat:lyhy7o5igfefxbeivjxppyit4i

Socioanthropological Synthesis of Ethological Studies on Rituals in Non-Human Species

Sonja Pejić
2021 Anthropos: Internationale Zeitschrift für Völker- und Sprachenkunde  
models as the basis of ritual behavior, the aim of this paper was to indicate that ritual is not only a product of cultural development but that it has played an adaptive role in the processes of biological  ...  This paper analyzes the biosocial origins of ritual by pointing to its significant social and evolutionary functions.  ...  It is assumed that the brown color of the smaller males is due to the socially mediated behavior of the males that seek to deceive the dominant males in order to find food and females more easily.  ... 
doi:10.5771/0257-9774-2021-1-187 fatcat:t3jywnb2pzcxnnjivb5eunti2u

Forest structure indicators based on tree size inequality and their relationships to airborne laser scanning

Rubén Valbuena
2015 Dissertationes Forestales  
The first CCA component was more related to the dominant canopy, and therefore it influences the ALS surveys to a greater extent.  ...  It was also demonstrated in Section 2.2 and Study I that they relate directly to the Lorenz curve.  ... 
doi:10.14214/df.205 fatcat:r2lvtkkyybb3zdowtovatjk474

New Results on the Thermodynamic Properties of the Climate System

Valerio Lucarini, Klaus Fraedrich, Francesco Ragone
2011 Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences  
Using 2D fields at the top of atmosphere alone, we derive lower bounds to the rate of material entropy production and to the intensity of the Lorenz energy cycle.  ...  It is found that about 90% of the material entropy production is due to vertical processes such as convection, whereas the large scale meridional heat transport contributes only about 10%.  ...  to vertical processes is dominant by about one order of magnitude.  ... 
doi:10.1175/2011jas3713.1 fatcat:5qcnkhgvnfh7xpejwf2c4i37pe

Cluster-based reduced-order modelling of a mixing layer

Eurika Kaiser, Bernd R. Noack, Laurent Cordier, Andreas Spohn, Marc Segond, Markus Abel, Guillaume Daviller, Jan Östh, Siniša Krajnović, Robert K. Niven
2014 Journal of Fluid Mechanics  
This CROM framework is applied to the Lorenz attractor (as illustrative example), to velocity fields of the spatially evolving incompressible mixing layer and the three-dimensional turbulent wake of a  ...  CROM has numerous potential applications for the systematic identification of physical mechanisms of complex dynamics, for comparison of flow evolution models, for the identification of precursors to desirable  ...  Acknowledgements The authors acknowledge the funding and excellent working conditions of the Chair of Excellence 'Closed-loop control of turbulent shear flows using reduced-order models' (TUCOROM) supported  ... 
doi:10.1017/jfm.2014.355 fatcat:ihse7lz7wfgqhcz3nnaca3pezm

Dynamical Properties of Model Output Statistics Forecasts

S. Vannitsem, C. Nicolis
2008 Monthly Weather Review  
Analytical and numerical investigations of low-order systems displaying chaos indicate that MOS schemes are able to partly correct the impact of both initial and model errors on model forecasting.  ...  Furthermore, the amplitude of the MOS correction depends strongly on the statistical properties of the phase space velocity difference between the model and reference systems, such as its mean and its  ...  This work is partly supported by the European Commission under Contract 12975 (NEST) and the Belgian Federal Science Policy Office under Contract MO/34/ 017.  ... 
doi:10.1175/2007mwr2104.1 fatcat:ir7bbu3dpja4rhenovqgse7f2q

A decision-theoretic approach to robust optimization in multivalued graphs

Patrice Perny, Olivier Spanjaard, Louis-Xavier Storme
2006 Annals of Operations Research  
Then, we apply it in order to enumerate Lorenz optimal spanning trees and paths.  ...  This leads us to propose the Lorenz dominance rule as a basis for robustness analysis.  ...  Definition 4 The Generalized Lorenz dominance relation (L-dominance for short) on Z p + is defined by: ∀x, y ∈ Z p + , x L y ⇐⇒ L(x) P L(y) The notion of Lorenz dominance was initially introduced to compare  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10479-006-0073-0 fatcat:v3spjq6q6rerddrmleh7ytzu3u


2011 International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos in Applied Sciences and Engineering  
A new methodology to characterize nonlinear systems is described. It is based on the measurement over the time series of two quantities: the "Dynamical order" and the "Self-correlation".  ...  Three important aspeets are discussed: the use of the averaged "Scalar" product as supplement of the "Lyapunov exponent", the use of the averaged "Perpendicular" product as a reñnement of the "Mutual information  ...  Manuel Maldonado for his useful advice and constant support. This work was supported by the Spanish Ministry of Science, under Projects No. MTM2009-14621 and Ingenio Mathematica (i-MATH) No.  ... 
doi:10.1142/s0218127411028805 fatcat:epj426n4ibbanfkh2qufwpvude

Initial state perturbations in ensemble forecasting

L. Magnusson, E. Källén, J. Nycander
2008 Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics  
In this study we compare the two methods with a modified version of breeding vectors in a low-order dynamical system (Lorenz-63).  ...  How to optimally perturb the initial conditions remains an open question and different methods are in use.  ...  We acknowledge Anna Trevisan and one anonymous reviewer for valuable comments during the preparation of this paper. Edited by: O. Talagrand Reviewed by: A. Trevisan and another anonymous referee  ... 
doi:10.5194/npg-15-751-2008 fatcat:wstbzllmgfbpbctlflhdkqsexy

Order Patterns Networks (ORPAN)—a method to estimate time-evolving functional connectivity from multivariate time series

Stefan Schinkel, Gorka Zamora-López, Olaf Dimigen, Werner Sommer, Jürgen Kurths
2012 Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience  
The method yields temporal sequences of networks which permits to trace the evolution of the functional connectivity during the time course of the observation.  ...  Yet estimating functional networks from measured signals is not trivial, especially if the data is non-stationary and noisy as it is often the case with physiological recordings.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The authors would like to thank Romy Frömer and Ulrike Bunzenthal for assistance in running the experiments.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fncom.2012.00091 pmid:23162459 pmcid:PMC3491427 fatcat:d5kidka35rhujkkwpmbo4oe7da

Endogenous Risk and Growth

Jesse Perla, Christopher Tonetti
2011 Social Science Research Network  
does not include the potential for additional spillovers beyond the maximum productivity in the pairwise meeting technology. 3 Our endogenous evolution of the distribution is most similar to Lucas and  ...  See Aw, Chen, and Roberts (2001) for empirical estimation of productivity distributions, across various industries and over time. 2 This meet and copy process is similar to Jovanovic and Rob (1989), but  ...  In addition to solving and analyzing the model, we contribute Constant Lorenz Curves as a new restriction for the stationary evolution of a distribution along a BGP, discussing and formally deriving its  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1866460 fatcat:b3f23zqcmjaajehku7yq2rjkna
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