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2014-2015 University Catalog 
2014-2015 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ME 68000 - Bifurcations And Chaos

Credit Hours: 3.00. Basic concepts in stability of systems, nonlinear dynamical systems, and bifurcation theory. Algebraic and geometric techniques for local bifurcation analysis. Models governed by difference, ordinary, and partical differential equations. Examples from mechanical, structural, chemical, and electrical systems. Models of chaotic behavior. Techniques for prediction of chaos. Routes to chaos. Offered in alternate years. Prerequisite: ME 58000 . Typically offered Spring.