Applied Mathematics

AM 214 Applied Dynamical Systems

Introduces continuous and discrete dynamical systems. Topics include: fixed points; stability; limit cycles; bifurcations; transition to and characterization of chaos; and fractals. Examples drawn from sciences and engineering; founding papers of the subject are studied. Students cannot receive credit for this course and AM 114 or MATH 145. (Formerly AMS 214.)


Enrollment is restricted to graduate students; undergraduates may enroll by permission of instructor.