This is an archived course. A more recent version may be available at ocw.mit.edu.
Prof. Daniel Rothman
12.006J / 18.353J / 2.050J
This course provides an introduction to the theory and phenomenology of nonlinear dynamics and chaos in dissipative systems. The content is structured to be of general interest to undergraduates in science and engineering.
Rothman, Daniel. 12.006J Nonlinear Dynamics I: Chaos, Fall 2006. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/earth-atmospheric-and-planetary-sciences/12-006j-nonlinear-dynamics-i-chaos-fall-2006 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA