Introduction to complex systems



  1. What are complex system?
  2. Collective phenomena. Emergence
  3. Networks as skeletons of complex systems
  4. Nonlinearity. Thresholds. Criticality
  5. Multi-scale phenomena.Power laws.
  6. Information, computation and measures of complexity.
  7. Complexity in physical systems.
  8. Complexity in social systems.
  9. Complexity in ecology and life sciences.