Archived Versions

18.385J / 2.036J Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos

As taught in: Fall 2004

An illiustration of a phase plane portrait.

Phase Plane Portrait for the Dipole Fixed Point System for n = 1. (Image by Prof. RosalesĀ adapted from the lecture notes.)

Level:

Graduate

Instructors:

Prof. Rodolfo R. Rosales

Course Features

Course Description

This graduate level course focuses on nonlinear dynamics with applications. It takes an intuitive approach with emphasis on geometric thinking, computational and analytical methods and makes extensive use of demonstration software.

Technical Requirements

Special software is required to use some of the files in this course: .m.