Dynamical systems and chaos

Topic summaries

These brief notes are not intended as a replacement for the lectures. They are designed to summarise some of the material given in the lectures since there is no prescribed text for the course.
  1. Orbits
  2. Graphical analysis
  3. Fixed and periodic points
  4. Bifurcations
  5. Topological conjugacy
  6. Symbolic dynamics
  7. Renormalisation - These notes are from old course notes by Prof. Colin Thompson