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260115 VO Complex Systems I (2020W)

Foundations, Concepts and Phenomena

2.50 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).


Language: English

Examination dates



Preparatory meeting: 06.10.20, 14:00 Uhr, MUW, Spitalgasse 23, building 88, 3rd floor, room 86.03.513, 1090 Vienna

Tuesday, 14:00-15:30, MUW, Spitalgasse 23, building 88, 3rd floor, room 86.03.513, 1090 Vienna
Start: 13.10.20


Aims, contents and method of the course

The aim of the course is to provide an overview over concepts of complex systems and to prepare the students methodically for the following course. The introduction to mathematical foundations of the theory of complex adaptive systems will be illustrated with classical applications in complex systems; scaling - probability & random processes - networks - statistical mechanics - evolutionary processes.
Students will have access to the course material through a link before the lecture; during lecture time details and questions can be discussed, the invitation will be sent by email.

Assessment and permitted materials

oral exam, virtual

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

all topics covered in the course

Reading list

Association in the course directory


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