Synchronization and emergence in complex systems
We show how novel behaviour can emerge in complex systems at the global level through synchronization of the activities of their constituent units. Two mechanisms are suggested for the emergence, namely non-diffusive coupling and time delays. In this way, simple units can synchronize to display complex dynamics, or conversely, simple dynamics may arise from complex constituents.
Volume 97, 2023
Continuous Article Publishing mode
Click here for Editorial Note on CAP Mode