MTH402: (Ordinary Differential Equations)

        [Cr:4, Lc:3, Tt:1, Lb:0]

Course Outline

Additional Topics The Poincare map, proof of the Poincare-Bendixson theorem, discussion of the Poincare-Hopf index theorem.

Reference Texts:

  1. Lawrence Perko: Differential Equations and Dynamical systems, Springer
  2. E. Coddington and Levinson: Theory of ODE
  3. Anton Zettl: Sturm-Liouville theory, AMS