Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar

Thom's catastrophe theory and Zeeman's model of the stock market

Date
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Time
Noon-1 p.m.
Location
Description
Joel Robbin, Department of Mathematics, discusses the applicatiion of catastrophe theory in three cases: Zeeman’s toy (the “catastrophe machine”), light caustics, and Zeeman’s explanation of stock market booms and busts.
Contact
rschapma@wisc.edu
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