Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Science

School

Mathematics & Physics School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Delivery mode

Internal

Class contact

3 Lecture hours, 1 Tutorial hour

Incompatible

MATH4402

Prerequisite

Permission of Head of School

Assessment methods

Examination, assignments

Course coordinator

Dr Cathy Holmes (cah@maths.uq.edu.au)

Course description

(offered in even years only) Background analysis. Gronwall's inequality. Initial value problems for systems: existence & extendability of solutions. Periodic solutions: first integrals, Morse theorem, attractors; Brouwer's fixed point theorem & degree theory; Floquet's theorem. Perturbation theory: Poincare-Lindstedt method for periodic solutions.

Archived offerings

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Semester 1, 2018 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile