Definition of Nonlinear system
1. Noun. A system whose performance cannot be described by equations of the first degree.
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Literary usage of Nonlinear system
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1. Proceedings of the Berkeley-Ames Conference on Nonlinear Problems in Control by L. R. Hunt, Clyde Martin (1984)
"Ordinarily a nonlinear system needs to be linearized by a series expansion and truncation of second and higher order terms. With the system model being ..."
2. SAS/IML 9.1 by SAS Institute (2004)
"Newton's Method for Solving nonlinear systems of Equations This example solves a nonlinear system of equations by Newton's method. Let the nonlinear system ..."
3. Clausewitzian Friction & Future War by Barry D. Watts (1996)
"If the nonlinear system exhibits sensitive dependence on initial or later states, then at least three long-term outcomes are possible: (1) the system ..."
4. Profiting from Chaos: Using Chaos Theory for Market Timing, Stock Selection by Tonis Vaga (1994)
"A nonlinear system may be 95 percent random and 5 percent low-dimensional (ie, predictable) dynamics. Given the low standards of predictability that are ..."