Research-oriented Graduate Seminar on Complex Systems
Research-oriented Graduate Seminar on Complex Systems (3 cr, L)
If you experience problems in opening the linked files below then
try to download them on disk or contact the organizers .
March - April 2004,
Laboratory of Computational Engineering,
Helsinki University of Technology
Organizers: Marco Patriarca and Jari Saramäki
The present page contains the following supplementary material:
Supplementary material to lecture 1:
Introduction to complex networks
- Download exercises in Postscript format (37
The deadline for the exercises is 15.3.2004, further
can be found in the PS file.
- Download complex networks
tutorial for Matlab
Unzip the file's contents and run tutorial.m in Matlab.
- Check out some cool
at University of Notre Dame's Internet gallery.
Mark Newman's home
lots of their papers in electronic format.
Supplementary material to lecture 2:
Introduction to self-organized criticality
- Download the exercise and some references in Postscript
or PDF format.
The deadline for the exercise is 22.3.2004.
If you have problems in downloading or obtaining the original
please contact: marco at lce hut fi
- Unfortunately, to our knowledge there are no general web-pages
so that searches should be done e.g. with the help of scientific
Nevertheless, hundreds of papers have been published about the
about an incredibly wide set of different topics.
Some of these articles are available in the (un-refereed)
If you are interested in (working in) a particular topic,
you can make some searches about SOC "and" this other specific
also, contact the organizers.
Supplementary material to lecture 4:
Overview of Bifurcation Scenarios
Other useful material is (we can provide you with a photocopy in case
you cannot download them):
- An excellent book introducing Chaos theory, phenomenology and nomenclature
is Strogatz's book:
S. H. Strogatz, Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos, Addison-Wesley, 1994,
a useful list of definitions (nomenclature) met in
Bifurcation Theory by Prof. Thomas Lux.
This page is maintained by
marco at lce hut fi
Jari Saramaki at hut fi
July 9th 2004
www lce hut fi/teaching/S-114.220/k2004