Dynamical systems 382

Module code WTW 382
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

Matrix exponential function: homogeneous and non-homogeneous linear systems of differential equations. Qualitative analysis of systems: phase portraits, stability, linearisation, energy method and Liapunov's method. Introduction to chaotic systems. Application to real life problems.

Module credits 18.00
Service modules Faculty of Education
Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Prerequisites WTW 218 and WTW 286/264
Contact time 1 tutorial per week, 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition Afrikaans and English are used in one class
Department Mathematics and Applied Mathematics
Period of presentation Semester 1

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