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Homework Assignments for Math 415

( In Strogatz, Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos)

Date Assigned

Date Due

Assignment

01/13/2014 01/22/2014 #1 Read chapters 1 and 2.  Do problems 2.1.1, 2.1.2, 2.1.3, 2.2.2, 2.3.2
01/22/201401/29/2014#2 Problems 2.4.1, 2.4.5, 2.6.1, 3.1.1, 3.1.4
01/27/201402/05/2014#3 Problems 3.2.3, 3.4.2, 3.7.4  (The last problem is very hard.  I will give a lot of credit for the early parts.)
02/03/201402/12/2013#4 Problem 3.6.2(a)(b), 4.1.3, 4.3.3
02/10/201402/19/2014#5 Problems 5.2.1, 5.2.3, 5.2.13, 6.1.2, 6.2.2 
02/19/2014 Exam 1 on chapters 1-5.
practice exam 1.pdf
practice exam with answers 1.pdf
The practice exam suggests the approximate length and difficulty of the exam only.  You are responsible for all of the topics we covered in class.  A good way to study is to review the homework.
02/21/201402/26/2014#6 Problems 6.3.1, 6.3.2
02/24/201403/05/2014#7 Problems 6.4.1, 6.5.1, 6.5.6, 6.6.1
03/03/201403/12/2014#8 Problems 6.7.2, 6.8.7, 7.2.7, 7.2.10.  Correction to prob. 6.8.7:   dy/dt=y*(1-x).
Abstract due
04/14/2014
Report due
05/02/2014
Rubric_For_Math_415_Report.pdf
03/10/1403/26/14#9 Problems 7.2.13, 7.3.1, 7.3.6, 7.5.4
03/24/1404/02/14#10 Problems #7.6.4, 7.6.5, 7.6.7, 7.6.15(a)
03/31/1404/09/14#11 Problems #8.1.6, 8.1.9, 8.2.2, 8.2.4(a)(b), 8.2.12
04/07/1404/16/14#12 Problems #8.4.1, 8.4.2, 8.5.3(a), 8.6.1.  Bonus 5 points: 8.5.3(b)
04/09/2014Exam 2 on chapters 6-8 (sections 6.0 through 8.2)
practice exam 2.pdf
practice exam with answers 2.pdf
The practice exam suggests the approximate length and difficulty of the exam only.  You are responsible for all of the topics we covered in class.  A good way to study is to review the homework.
04/14/201404/23/2014#13 Problems #8.7.2, 8.7.9, 9.1.1, 9.2.4
04/21/201404/30/2014#14 Problems #9.2.1, 9.2.3, 9.4.2
05/02/2014Reports Due Today

Homework Solutions

Math_415_Homework_1.pdf
Math_415_Homework_2.pdf
Math_415_Homework_3.pdf
Math_415_Homework_4.pdf
Math_415_Homework_5b.pdf
Math_415_Homework_6.pdf
Math_415_Homework_7.pdf
Math_415_Homework_8.pdf
Math_415_Homework_9.pdf
Math_415_Homework_10.pdf
Math_415_Homework_11.pdf
Math_415_Homework_12.pdf
Math_415_Homework_13.pdf
Math_415_Homework_14.pdf

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Scanned Figures

History.pdf
GrandBanksFishery.pdf
CuspBifurcations.pdf
Nullclines2.pdf
Topological_Equivalence.pdf
glycolysis.nb.pdf
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GrayScottCIMA.pdf
DrivenPendulum.pdf
fIterateFigures.pdf

More Topics in Dynamical Systems (for Report?)

fisheriesFranketal2011.pdf
self-organized criticalityFunke2010.pdf
networksStrogatz2001.pdf
synchronyStrogatz2005.pdf, Dobson2013.pdf
circadian rhythmsStrogatzetal1987.pdf, Hasleretal2012.pdf
love affairsSprott2004.pdf
chemical reactionsGrayScott1985.pdf, Pearson1993.pdf
logistic mapMay76.pdf

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