MAT335H1: Chaos, Fractals and Dynamics

Hours: 
36L

An elementary introduction to a modern and fast-developing area of mathematics. One-dimensional dynamics: iterations of quadratic polynomials. Dynamics of linear mappings, attractors. Bifurcation, Henon map, Mandelbrot and Julia sets. History and applications.

Prerequisite: 

MAT137Y1/​MAT157Y1/​200-level calculus, MAT223H1/​MAT240H1

Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)