Catastrophe theory

Known as: Catastrophy, Cusp catastrophe, Catastrophe theory (mathematics) 
In mathematics, catastrophe theory is a branch of bifurcation theory in the study of dynamical systems; it is also a particular special case of more… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
With climate change as prototype example, this paper analyzes the implications of structural uncertainty for the economics of… (More)
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2005
2005
Catastrophe theory is a mathematical formalism for modeling nonlinear systems whose discontinuous behavior is determined by… (More)
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2005
2005
In order to investigate the deep structure of Gaussian scale space images, one needs to understand the behaviour of critical… (More)
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2005
2005
Catastrophe theory has been sharply criticized because it does not seem to have practical applications nor does it seem to allow… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Can firms and coevolutionary groups suffer from too much interdependent complexity? Is complexity theory an alternative… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
established by Eduard Pestel Our world model was built specifically to investigate five major trends of global concern… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
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  • 1999
This paper examines the market for catastrophe event risk } i.e., "nancial claims that are linked to losses associated with… (More)
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1987
1987
In this paper catastrophic behavior found in computer systems is investigated. Deterministic Catastrophe theory is introduced… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
bocker News-Union Star, Feb. 15, 1971. [51] C. Daniel and F. S. Woods, Fitting Equations to Data. New York: Wiley, 1971, p. 32… (More)
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1977
1977
Several representative attempts to apply catastrophe theory to biological and social science problems turn out on close analysis… (More)
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