3 edition of **Ergodic theory** found in the catalog.

Ergodic theory

Karl Petersen

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Published
**1983** by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .

Written in English

- Ergodic theory.

**Edition Notes**

Bibliography, p302-321. - Includes index.

Statement | Karl Petersen. |

Series | Cambridge studies in advanced mathematics -- 2 |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA313 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xi,329p. : |

Number of Pages | 329 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL22275886M |

ISBN 10 | 0521236320 |

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The author's accessible style and the profusion of exercises, references, summaries, and historical remarks make this a useful book for graduate students or self study.5/5(1).

I really like (and recommend) Billingsley's Ergodic Theory and Information. It is a well-written book with very clear explanations. For example, his treatment of entropy tops those in both Walter's An Introduction to Ergodic Theory and Petersen's Ergodic Theory, both of which are also good books though.

The scholarship involved in this work will be appreciated by workers in the field and by generations of research students. I personally think this is an excellent book. It is a book which can be explored at leisure and has a place in the library of anyone with a more than passing interest in ergodic theory.’Cited by: Ergodic theory, like probability theory, is based on general notions of measure theory.

Its initial development was motivated by problems of statistical physics. A central concern of ergodic theory is the Ergodic theory book of a dynamical system when it is allowed to run for a long time.

This book provides an introduction to the ergodic theory and topological dynamics of actions of countable groups. It is organized around the theme of probabilistic and combinatorial independence, and highlights the complementary roles of the asymptotic and the perturbative in its comprehensive treatment of the core concepts of weak mixing, compactness, entropy, and amenability.

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Feb 15, · 'The book provides the student or researcher with an excellent reference and/or base from which to move into current research in ergodic theory.

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A random process is ergodic if its time average is the same as its average over the probability space. Oct 10, · Ergodic theory is the bit of mathematics that concerns itself with studying the evolution of a dynamic system. Ergodicity involves taking into account the past and future, to get an appreciation of the distributive functions of a system.

I know th. I know nothing about ergodic theory, and one of my professors suggested me to read about it and go deep so I would be grateful if anyone could tell me what the best books on ergodic theory are for. 'The book provides the student or researcher with an excellent reference and/or base from which to move into current research in ergodic theory.

This book would make an excellent text for a graduate course on ergodic theory.' Douglas P. Dokken Source: Mathematical Reviews ' Viana and Oliveira have written yet another excellent textbook!Author: Marcelo Viana, Krerley Oliveira.

The study of dynamical systems forms a vast and rapidly developing field even when one considers only activity whose methods derive mainly from measure theory and functional analysis. Karl Petersen has written a book which presents the fundamentals of the ergodic theory of point transformations and then several advanced topics which are currently undergoing intense research/5(3).

Ergodic theory is one of the few branches of mathematics which has changed radically during the last two decades. Before this period, with a small number of exceptions, ergodic theory dealt primarily with averaging problems and general qualitative questions, while now it is a powerful amalgam of methods used for the analysis of statistical properties of dyna mical systems.

Oct 06, · This text provides an introduction to ergodic theory suitable for readers knowing basic measure theory. The mathematical prerequisites are summarized in Chapter 0. It is hoped the reader will be ready to tackle research papers after reading the book.

The first part of the text is concerned with measure-preserving transformations of probability spaces; recurrence properties, mixing properties 4/5(2).

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In good all round condition. No dust jacket. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the. Book Projects. Contact. Ergodic theory with a view towards number theory. by Manfred Einsiedler and Thomas Ward.

Springer Graduate Text in Mathematics Volume Errata file. This is a project that aims to develop enough of the basic machinery of ergodic theory to describe some of the recent applications of ergodic theory to number theory.

Ergodic theory has its roots in Maxwell’s and Boltzmann’s kinetic theory of gases and was born as a mathematical theory around by the groundbreaking works of von Neumann and Birkhoff. In the s, Furstenberg showed how to translate questions in combinatorial number theory into ergodic theory.

This inspired a new. Mar 01, · Ergodic Theory of Numbers (ETN) grew out of a summer course given for first-year graduate students and focuses on the interplay between number theory and ergodic theory.

(Here, number theory refers to the distribution of digits in various. This text is a rigorous introduction to ergodic theory, developing the machinery of conditional measures and expectations, mixing, and recurrence.

Beginning by developing the basics of ergodic theory and progressing to describe some recent applications to number theory, this book goes beyond the standard texts in this topic. for many years the rst half of a book in progress on information and ergodic theory. The intent was and is to provide a reasonably self-contained advanced treatment of measure theory, probability theory, and the theory of discrete time random processes with an emphasis on general alphabets.

By connecting dynamical systems and number theory, this graduate textbook on ergodic theory acts as an introduction to a highly active area of mathematics, where a variety of strands of research. Ergodic Theory: Probability and Ergodic Theory Workshops FebruaryFebruaryUniversity of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (Contemporary Mathematics) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at coinclassifier.club Ergodic Theory, Groups, and Geometry book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The study of group actions on manifolds is the 3/5. Ergodic theory is one of the few branches of mathematics which has changed radically during the last two decades.

Before this period, with a small number of exceptions, ergodic theory dealt primarily with averaging problems and general qualitative questions, while now it is a powerful amalgam of methods used for the analysis of statistical properties of dynaƯ mical systems.

It is not easy to give a simple deﬁnition of Ergodic Theory because it uses techniques and examples from many ﬁelds such as probability theory, statis-tical mechanics, number theory, vector ﬁelds on manifolds, group actions of homogeneous spaces and many more.

The word ergodic is a mixture of two Greek words: ergon (work) and odos (path). Oct 06, · The first part of this introduction to ergodic theory addresses measure-preserving transformations of probability spaces and covers such topics as recurrence properties and the Birkhoff ergodic theorem.

The second part focuses on the ergodic theory of continuous transformations of compact metrizable spaces.4/5(3). Ergodic theory lies in somewhere among measure theory, analysis, proba-bility, dynamical systems, and di⁄erential equations and can be motivated from many di⁄erent angles.

We will choose one speci–c point of view but there are many others. Let x_ = f (x) be an ordinary di⁄erential equation. The problem of studying di⁄erential. Dec 18, · This book is an introduction to basic concepts in ergodic theory such as recurrence, ergodicity, the ergodic theorem, mixing, and weak mixing.

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Danielewski, Ghostwritten by David Mitchell, One Ra. Get this from a library. Ergodic theory and dynamical systems. [Yves Coudène; Reinie Erné] -- This textbook is a self-contained and easy-to-read introduction to ergodic theory and the theory of dynamical systems, with a particular emphasis on chaotic dynamics.

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The mathematical prerequisites are summarized in Chapter 0. It is hoped the reader will be ready to tackle research papers after reading the book. Nov 01, · The scholarship involved in this work will be appreciated by workers in the field and by generations of research students.

I personally think this is an excellent book. It is a book which can be explored at leisure and has a place in the library of anyone 4/5(1).

May 30, · This book is the first comprehensive introduction to smooth ergodic theory. It consists of two parts: the first introduces the core of the theory and the second discusses more advanced topics.

This book is a systematic introduction to smooth ergodic theory. The topics discussed include the general (abstract) theory of Lyapunov exponents and its applications to the stability theory of differential equations, stable manifold theory, absolute continuity, and the ergodic theory of dynamical systems with nonzero Lyapunov exponents (including geodesic flows).

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