Applied Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos

UBC MATH 345, Section 201, Jan-April 2013

Calendar description: Phase plane methods, bifurcation and stability theory, limit-cycle behavior and chaos for nonlinear differential equations with applications to the sciences. Assignments involve the use of computers. [3-1-0]
Prerequisite: A score of 68% or higher in one of MATH 215, MATH 255, MATH 256, MATH 265.

Textbook: Nonlinear Dynamics And Chaos: With Applications To Physics, Biology, Chemistry, And Engineering, by Steven H. Strogatz, Westview Press, 2001.

Lecture Time & Location: Mon Wed Fri 10:00am, MATH 203.

Instructor: Dr. Tai-Peng Tsai, Math building room 109, phone 604-822-2591, ttsai at
Office hours: Mon 4pm-5:15pm, Tue 11am-12:15pm, and by appointment (Tsai's schedule).



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