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The chapters of this book are based on the contributions made by prominent invited speakers at the First International Workshop on the Constructal Theory of Social Dynamics, which was held on 4—5 April at Thepry University. One cannot count on having the freedom to morph in peace undisturbed.
River basins result, for instance, from these naturally organized flow architectures Bejan ; Reis a. Extensions of the Random Walk Model Let A0 be a square with the side length L0so that A constitutes a patchwork of n squares of size A0. It is the inanimate fluid in the wake of the leading body that organizes itself.
There are some other interesting phenomena from this case that are worth exploring. The Optimal Gates Geometry Examples of the last two phenomena, capital investments and migration, are discussed at greater length.
This trend is confirmed by a comparison between the streets built in connstructal and those that are being built today. They say nothing about the configurations the drawings of the things that flow. Constructal Theory Web Portal.
The tree shape of a mature river is the easiest-access configuration that connects an infinite number of points the drainage basin with one point. The Optimal Queuing Flow The Geometric Vitalism of the Constructal Theory Constructal Law, in Depth Certainly not mine, because although highly educated, neither of my parents knew heat transfer by the way, classical thermodynamics was not needed in this paper.
Argentine rail grid, Constructal Models in Social Processes 45 2. In the configuration of Figs. The force—mass relation of engineered motors is the same as that of runners, fliers, and swimmers Fig. Second, the network will have weak ties or bridges to other networks leading to flows among networks.
Three ways of placing a seventh user in the construct selected in Fig. The global movement of people can be regarded as an area-to-point flow as people move from their homes to the largest way and then as a point-to-area flow as they disperse onto the area of destination. The density of this traveling population—i.
The performance curves plotted in Fig. Before the fifth user was added, the constructal design of A2 delivered water of the same temperature to the four users.
The details of this analysis are available in Bejan and Bejan and Marden a. Sofial the social sciences, there is substantial literature based on the use of optima to deduce social, population and economic dynamics.
Experience and longevity are useful when the needed system is envisioned as an assembly of already existing parts. This view has until now prevented the emergence of a physical theory of locomotion that includes swimming.
Once these incentives are present, then the efficiencies offered by the trunk lead to the rapid growth of tree networks at both ends of the connection.
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This optimal distribution of dynmaics is flight itself. Ducklings paddle behind their mother arranged in a pattern, like pieces on a chessboard.
Humans routinely encounter different terrain and we adjust our speed and stride frequency accordingly. Three possible ways of attaching a new user to the optimized A2 construct of hot water pipes of Fig.
These flow patterns point to decreasing resistivity to flows of people and commodities. Its trajectory is a saw-toothed horizontal line with a tooth size dictated by the flapping stroke Fig. In constructal theory this is known as the equipartition of time resistanceor the optimal distribution of imperfection.
The corresponding problem in three dimensions is this: The result did not stem the flow of migrant, but it did make it increasingly illegal and costly.
Constructal Pattern Formation in Nature Some of the streets that were meant to provide access to only one end of the area element must be extended all the way across the area to provide access to both ends of the street. The commonality of these phenomena is much too obvious to be overlooked. This universal behavior law has been observed both in inanimate and animate systems e. The second part of the analysis of A2 is concerned with the temperature Tend of the water stream received by the farthest elemental user, and the maximization of this temperature subject to the constrained total volume of thermal insulation allocated to the A2 construct.