Simple lessons from complexity

Nigel Goldenfeld, Leo P. Kadanoff

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Abstract

The complexity of the world is contrasted with the simplicity of the basic laws of physics. In recent years, considerable study has been devoted to systems that exhibit complex outcomes. This experience has not given us any new laws of physics, but has instead given us a set of lessons about appropriate ways of approaching complex systems.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)87-89
Number of pages3
JournalScience
Volume284
Issue number5411
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 2 1999

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Simple lessons from complexity'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this