Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos

2D dipole fixed point system phase plane image.

Phase Plane Portrait for the Dipole Fixed Point System for n = 5. (Image by Prof. Rodolfo Rosales adapted from the lecture notes.)


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18.385J / 2.036J

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Fall 2014



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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 2014. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.

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