CBMS Conference on Probabilistic Aspects of Single Orbit Dynamics
held at California State University, Bakersfield
Research partially supported by the
National Science Foundation
1991 Mathematics Subject Classification. Primary 22D40, 28Dxx, 60Gxx.
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Weiss, Benjamin, 1941-
Single orbit dynamics / Benjamin Weiss.
p. cm. — (Regional conference series in mathematics, ISSN 0160-7642 ; no. 95)
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 0-8218-0414-6 (alk. paper)
1. Ergodic theory—Congresses. 2. Orbit method—Congresses. 3. Stochastic processes—
Congresses. I. National Science Foundation (U.S.) II. Title. III. Series.
QA1 .R33 no. 95
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