Class | Date | Topic | Extra |

1 | Th 9/1 | Welcome, Ch.1 Introduction to Discrete Dynamical Systems | |

2 | W 9/7 | 2.1 Some Linear Models | Python: Simple Iterative Equation (txt) |

3 | Th 9/8 | 2.2 Linear Equations and their Solutions | Homework 1 due 9/15, Solutions |

4 | M 9/12 | 2.3-4 Homogeneous Equations and Solutions of Nonhomogeneous Equations | |

5 | Th 9/15 | 2.5 Applications of Non-Homogeneous Equations | Homework 2 due 9/26, Solutions |

6 | M 9/19 | 2.6 Dynamics of Linear Equations | |

7 | Th 9/22 | 2.7 Emperical Models and Linear Regression | |

8 | M 9/26 | 3.1 Some Non-Linear Models | Homework 3 |

9 | Th 9/29 | Review 2.5-7 | Practice Exam 1, Solutions |

10 | M 10/3 | Exam 1 (Ch. 2) | Solutions |

11 | Th 10/6 | 3.2 Autonomous Equations and their Dynamics | |

12 | Th 10/13 | 3.2 Autonomous Equations and their Dynamics | |

13 | M 10/17 | 3.3 Cobwebbing, Derivatives, and Dynamics | |

14 | Th 10/20 | 3.4 Some Mathematical Applications | |

15 | M 10/24 | 3.5 Periodic Points and Cycles | |

16 | Th 10/27 | 3.6 Parameterized Families | |

17 | M 10/31 | Review | |

18 | Th 11/3 | Exam 2 (Ch. 3) | |

19 | M 11/7 | 4.1 Some Linear Systems Models, 4.2 inear Systems and their Dynamics | |

20 | Th 11/10 | 4.3 Some Vector and Matrix Arithmetic | |

21 | M 11/14 | 4.4 Stability and Eigenvalues | |

22 | Th 11/17 | 4.6 Comple Numbers and their Arithmetic | |

23 | M 11/21 | 4.7 Complex Eigenvalues | |

24 | M 11/28 | 4.8 Non-Homogeneous Systems | |

25 | Th 12/1 | Introduction to Holomorphic Dynamics | |

26 | M 12/5 | Introduction to Holomorphic Dynamics | |

27 | Th 12/8 | Review | |

| M 12/19 | Final Exam (Ch. 2-4) | |