#### Lectures

The overview can be subject to change in the later part of the course.

- Sept 5, Introduction by Kim Sneppen
- Sept 7, Statistical Mechanics and definition of phase transitions (JOH)
- Sept 12, Ising model, Critical exponents, Mean field theory (JOH)
- Sept 14, Landau Theory and 1D transfer matrix method (JOH)
- Sept 19, Series expansion techniques (JOH)
- Sept 21, Monte Carlo Methods, RG for 1D Ising model, time permitting (JOH)
- Sept 26, Networks (KS), Chapter 41., 4.2. Questions 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4a, 4.4b, 4.5.
- Sept 28, Networks (KS), Chapter 4.2.2, 4.3, 4.5. Questions 4.6 (page 85), Generate scale free networks with n(k)=1/k**2.5, Questions 4.8, 4.9, 4.10.
- Oct. 3, Networks (KS), Chapter 4.6. Questions 4.17, 4.19, 4.21, 4.22.
- Oct. 5, Stochastic events (KS), Chapter 5.1, 5.2 and 5.3 (Gillespie). Questions 5.3, 5.5.
- Oct. 10, Agent based models (KS), Chapter 6.1, 6.2. 6.3. Questions 6.1, 6.2, 6.4 and 6.5, 6.6.
- Oct. 12, Agent based models (KS), Chapter 6.5. 6.6 and 6.7 Questions 6.7 (open), 6.12, and last question in chapter 6.7, Appendix 6.8.
- Oct. 24, Game theory,
- Oct. 26, Econophysics,
- Oct. 31, Econophysics ... Dynamic fronts, hust exponents in physics,
- Nov. 2, ...
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