[ 404ANACDSCV23 ] VL Dynamical Systems and Chaos

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Mathematics Luca Gerardo-Giorda 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Computational Mathematics 2023W
Objectives The students will learn how to classify the behaviour of dynamical systems, in a journey from simple one dimensional examples to more complex structures, all the way to chaotic dynamics.
Subject Dynamical systems: one-dimensional flows; bifurcations; linear, nonlinear systems and phase plane; flows on the circle; limit cycles. Chaos: Lorenz equations; fractals; strange attractors.
Criteria for evaluation Oral exam
Methods Blackboard presentation
Language English
Study material Steven H. Strogatz, “Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos”, Westview Press, II edition, 2015
Changing subject? No
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
402MMPHDSCV22: VO Dynamical Systems and Chaos (2022W-2023S)
TMAPAVODYNA: VO Dynamical systems and chaos (1996W-2022S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment