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Undergraduate Study

MATH3063 Nonlinear Ordinary Differential Equations with Applications

General Information

This page contains information on the senior mainstream unit of study MATH3063.

  • Taught in Semester 1.
  • Credit point value: 6.
  • Classes per week: Three lectures and one tutorial.
  • Lecturer(s): Holger Dullin .

Please refer to the Senior Mathematics and Statistics Handbook for all questions relating to Senior Mathematics and Statistics. In particular, see the handbook entry for MATH3063 for further information relating to MATH3063.

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For enrolled students or other authorized people only, here is a link to the Canvas page for MATH3063.

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Consultation

13:00 – 14:00 Tuesday, Carslaw 714 or Zoom

Assessment

Date*DescriptionBetter markWeighting
TBA Final Exam 70%
23:00 March 28 Assignment 1 5%
13:00 April 20 Class test 1 10%
23:00 May 16 Assignment 2 10%
13:00 May 25 Class test 2 5%
All dates are given in Sydney time.

References

Steven Strogatz, Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos. This is the main book for the course. Please get a copy following the link. Further references are in the Canvas Reading List.

Online resources

Lecture notes Tutorials Assessment
Week 1
1/3-5/3
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Week 2
8/3-12/3
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Assignment 1 - questions
Week 3
15/3-19/3
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Week 4
22/3-26/3
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Assignment 1 (5%)
Due 23:00 March 28
Week 5
29/3-2/4
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Mid-semester break
Week 6
12/4-16/4
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Week 7
19/4-23/4
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Class test 1 (10%)
Due 13:00 April 20
Week 8
26/4-30/4
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Assignment 2 - questions
Week 9
3/5-7/5
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Week 10
10/5-14/5
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Assignment 2 (10%)
Due 23:00 May 16
Week 11
17/5-21/5
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Week 12
24/5-28/5
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Class test 2 (5%)
Due 13:00 May 25
Week 13
31/5-4/6
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