Modeling Landforms as Self-Organized, Hierarchical Dynamical Systems

  1. Peter R. Wilcock and
  2. Richard M. Iverson
  1. B.T. Werner

Published Online: 29 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/135GM10

Prediction in Geomorphology

Prediction in Geomorphology

How to Cite

Werner, B.T. (2003) Modeling Landforms as Self-Organized, Hierarchical Dynamical Systems, in Prediction in Geomorphology (eds P. R. Wilcock and R. M. Iverson), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C. doi: 10.1029/135GM10

Author Information

  1. Complex Systems Laboratory, Cecil and Ida Green Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California – San Diego, La Jolla, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909936

Online ISBN: 9781118668559

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Keywords:

  • Geomorphology—Mathematical models

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Properties of Nonlinear, Dissipative Systems

  • Hierarchical, Abstracted Modeling

  • Traditional Modeling Methodologies

  • Comparison Between Methodologies

  • Examples

  • Discussion