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This course require single variable calculus, differentiation and integration.

About this course

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If you are curious about how we model a phenomena from nature and how we understand its behavior from past to future mathematically, this is the course that will give you answers.

This course provides a comprehensive qualitative and quantitative analysis of ordinary differential equations and linear algebra. This course is divided in two parts to be able to facilitate the learning experience. The first part focuses on 1st order differential equations and linear algebra. The second part is about higher order equations that presents beautiful theory of linearity, as well as the complexity of nonlinearity.

What you'll learn

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  • Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients:
  • Nonhomogeneous Analysis
  • Eigenvalues-Eigenvectors
  • Systems of Differential Analysis
  • Comprehensive Analysis on Stability behavior of 2x2 linear systems
  • Nonlinear System analysis by Phase Plane portraits
  • Nonlinear System analysis by Linearization

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Betul Orcan-Ekmekci
Assistant Teaching Professor
Rice University

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