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MTG 5412: Introduction to Dynamical Systems and Chaos


Credits: 3                    Grading Scheme: Letter

Prerequisite: advanced calculus or consent of instructor.      

Introduction to nonlinear dynamical systems and chaos. One-dimensional systems, bifurcation theory, symbolic dynamics, Sarkovskii’s theorem, Schwarzian derivative, Bernoulli shifts and subshifts of finite type, and kneading theory. If time permits, toral automorphisms, Henon map and complex dynamics.



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