Applied Dynamical Systems II

Course Number: ME215B     Edit
Focus Area: Mechanical Systems and Robotics
Units: 3
Quarter (typical): Variable
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Short Description:
Local codimension two bifurcations, global bifurcations, chaos for vector fields and maps, Smale horseshoe, symbolic dynamics, strange attractors, universality, bifyrcation with symmetry, perturbation theory and averaging, Melnikov's methods, canards, applications from engineering, physics, chemistry, and biology.