Ordinary Differential Equations and Dynamical Systems
MATH 4400 FALL 2020

Yuri V. Lvov$    $lvovy@rpi.edu 6893
Tuesday-Friday 10:10am
Office Hours : Monday 18-20, Webex meeting room lvovy
$wave.math.rpi.edu/ODE$ Lecture Notes $wave.math.rpi.edu/ODE.pdf$

MIDTERMS October 13, November 24 2020

An intermediate course emphasizing a modern geometric approach and applications in science and engineering. Topics include first-order equations, linear systems, phase plane, linearization and stability, calculus of variations, Lagrangian and Hamiltonian mechanics, oscillations, basic bifurcation theory, chaotic dynamics, and existence and uniqueness.