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  • The Necessity of Optimal Perturbations 

    DelSole, T. (2003-05-02)
    An optimal perturbation is an initial condition that optimizes amplitude growth over a prescribed time in a linear system. Previous studies have argued that optimal perturbations play an important role in turbulence. Two ...
  • Predictability and Information Part I: Measures of Predictability 

    DelSole, T. (2003)
    The connection between predictability and information theory is discussed with the aim of clarifying the various metrics which have been proposed in the literature. This discussion begins with the following definition ...