This collection of lectures treats the dynamics of open systems with a strong emphasis on dissipation phemena related to dynamical chaos. This research area is very broad, covering topics such as nequilibrium statistical mechanics, environment-system coupling (decoherence) and applications of Markov semi-groups to name but a few. The book addresses t only experienced researchers in the field but also nspecialists from related areas of research, postgraduate students wishing to enter the field and lecturers searching for advanced textbook material.
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Lecture Notes in Physics
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Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. K