chaology


Also found in: Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

chaology

(keɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Mathematics) the study of chaos theory
chaˈologist n
References in classic literature ?
They were strange ornaments to bring on a sea voyage--china pugs, tea-sets in miniature, cups stamped floridly with the arms of the city of Bristol, hair-pin boxes crusted with shamrock, antelopes' heads in coloured plaster, together with a multitude of tiny photographs, representing downright workmen in their Sunday best, and women holding white babies.
Physicist Berry has selected 96 papers from throughout his career and arranged them in sections on the research themes of phases, caustics and related optics, quantum chaology, asymptotics, super-oscillations, philosophy, tributes, travels, and miscellaneous.