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By Yurii Averboukh (auth.), Michèle Breton, Krzysztof Szajowski (eds.)

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ISBN-13: 9780817680886

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This publication makes a speciality of quite a few features of dynamic online game thought, featuring cutting-edge examine and serving as a testomony to the energy and development of the sector of dynamic video games and their purposes. the chosen contributions, written through specialists of their respective disciplines, are outgrowths of shows initially given on the thirteenth overseas Symposium of Dynamic video games and purposes held in Wrocław. The ebook covers quite a few themes, starting from theoretical advancements in video game concept and algorithmic tips on how to functions, examples, and research in fields as various as environmental administration, finance and economics, engineering, suggestions and regulate, and social interaction.

The publication is thematically equipped into 5 parts:

* Theoretical advancements in differential and dynamic games;
* Pursuit-evasion and assistance games;
* Evolutionary video games;
* balance and time consistency in cooperative video games;
* functions and numerical techniques in environmental and renewable source administration, finance, coverage and economics, offer chains, and telecommunications.

Featured all through are precious instruments and beneficial assets for researchers, practitioners, and graduate scholars drawn to dynamic video games and their functions in utilized arithmetic, engineering, economics, and administration technology. additionally incorporated within the quantity is a distinct tribute to Arik Melikyan, honoring his reminiscence and the various contributions he made to the sector of dynamic games.

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2: International Society of Dynamic Games, pp. 617–622. Saint-Petersburg State University, Inst. , St. Petersburg (2002) 104. : Some variation calculus problems in dynamic games on 2D surfaces. In: Proc. Vol. Intern. Congr. , Satellite Conf. , pp. 513–522. Quingdao Publ. House, Quingdao (2002) 105. : Some variational calculus problems in dynamic games on 2D surfaces. , Yeung, D. ) Proceedings ICM Millennium Lectures on Games, pp. 287–296. Birkh¨auser, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York (2003) 106. : Dynamic programming approach to a minimum distance optimal control problem.

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D. student, Andrei Akhmetzhanov. I was seeking, through Andrei, Arik’s opinion on our ongoing work on singular surfaces in Nash equilibria of nonzero-sum games when, on the morning of April 7, I learned from Valerii Patsko of his sudden death. This was a shock and left me, like all his many friends, quite saddened. References 1. Arik Melikyan and Pierre Bernhard. Geometry of optimal trajectories around a focal singular surface in differential games. Applied Mathematics and Optimization, 52(1):23–37, 2005.

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