Accession Number : AD0432879


Title :   LOGIC OF SYSTEMS INTRODUCTION TO THE FORMAL THEORY OF STRUCTURE.


Descriptive Note : Y Masanao


Corporate Author : ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS DIV L G HANSCOM FIELD MASS


Personal Author(s) : Emir H,Toda and


Report Date : JAN 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 85


Abstract : Structure and purpose are two key aspects in the analysis and synthesis of complex systems. A full-fledged science of behavior must be based on a well-articulated fromal theory of structure and purpose. This first paper introduces some of the basic notions in the formal theory of structure. Later papers will extend the theory of structure, introduce the formal theory of purpose, and investigate the relation between structure and purpose. (Author)


Descriptors :   (*BEHAVIOR, THEORY), (*THEORY, BEHAVIOR), PHYSIOLOGY, BIOLOGY, PHYSICS, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, COMPUTER LOGIC, ATOMIC STRUCTURE, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, STATISTICAL PROCESSES


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE