MAE 5790

MAE 5790

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Introduction to nonlinear dynamics, with applications to physics, engineering, biology, and chemistry. Emphasizes analytical methods, concrete examples, and geometric thinking. Topics include one-dimensional systems; bifurcations; phase plane; nonlinear oscillators; and Lorenz equations, chaos, strange attractors, fractals, iterated mappings, period doubling, renormalization.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: high level of performance in any of MATH 2210-MATH 2220, MATH 2230-MATH 2240, MATH 1920 and MATH 2940, MATH 2930, or permission of instructor. Students will be expected to be comfortable with proofs.
Forbidden Overlaps Forbidden Overlap: due to an overlap in content, students will receive credit for only one course in the following group: MAE 5790, MATH 4200, MATH 4210.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: MATH 4210

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16448MAE 5790  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Borum, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online