Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos

An illiustration of a phase plane portrait.

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


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18.385J / 2.036J

As Taught In

Fall 2004



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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.

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Rodolfo Rosales. 18.385J Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos. Fall 2004. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.

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