MA4528  Introduction to Dynamical Systems and Chaos
Topics:

Onedimensional maps.

Twodimensional maps.

Chaos in onedimensional maps.

Fractals.

Chaos in twodimensional maps.

Differential equations.

Periodic orbits and limit sets.

Chaos in differential equations.

Bifurcations.
Brief lecture notes:
You can download the lecture notes
here.
Reference books:
The lecture notes follows
Chaos: An Introduction to Dynamical Systems,
by K. T. Alligood, T. M. Sauer, and J. A. Yorke.
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Requirements:
Your final grade will be calculated from the following components:
 final exam  70%,
 assignments  30%.