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804469 UE Deterministic Chaos I (2004S)

Deterministic Chaos I

0.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), UG99 Experimentalphysik
Continuous assessment of course work

P-Labor, Institut für Experimentalphysik, Strudlhofgasse 4, 1090 Wien

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Language: German

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ECTS Points: 1,5
This course gives an introduction into nonlinear dynamical processes
with examples taken from physics, astronomy, chemistry, meteorology,
geology, biology, and mathematics. It iprovides also the basis for a
follow-up course (From dynamical chaos to molecular chaos in Statistical
Physics II, SS04) on nonequilibrium processes far from equilibrium.
Nonlinear processes appear everywhere in nature. They
belong to the fastest-growing fields in science. The topics discussed
include: solitons versus chaos, one-dimensional maps, bifurcations,
renormalization and universality, intermitteny and 1/f noise, dynamical
chaos in systems of differential equations, linear stability analysis,
stable and unstable manifolds, dissipative systems, fractals, Lyapunov
instability.

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Wird am Beginn der Lehrveranstaltung vereinbart

Association in the course directory

PD250;P251c; PL 241 c4, d

Last modified: Fr 31.08.2018 09:01