Introduction to Chaos and Dynamical Systems

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Course No: 92.310; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

Introduces students to some of the spectacular developments in the new science of chaos by studying the field of mathematics known as dynamical systems. Students will do computer experiments and write up lab reports. Topics covered include: orbits, graphical analysis, periodic points, bifurcations, quadratic family, transition to chaos, symbolic dynamics, Chaos, Sarkovskii's theorem, Schwarzian derivative, fractals, Julia sets, and the Madelbrot set.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: MATH.2310.
  • Special Notes:
  • Credits: 3;

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