This course is replaced by MAT3440 – Dynamical systems.

Pensum/læringskrav

In Blanchard, Devaney and Hall's book:

  • chapter 1: 1.1-1.6,1.8-1.9
  • chapter 2: 2.1-2.2,2.4
  • chapter 3: 3.1-3.6 (see also summarizing table 3.1)
  • chapter 5: 5.1
  • chapter 7: 7.1-7.2

In Edwards and Penny's book:

Lecture notes on dynamic programming (alternatively sections 10.1, 10.2 in Sydsæter, Seierstad and Strøm's book)

In Sydsæter, Seierstad and Strøm's book (main reference):

  • chapter 11: 11.1-11.3, 11.5
  • chapter 12: 12.1-12.5,12.7

(for non-norwegian speaking students: the detailed syllabus from Seierstad and Sydsæter is here )

Referrences:

Blanchard, Devaney, Hall: Differential equations, 2006. Brooks/Cole Publ. Co.. ISBN: 0-495-01265-3. ( you can use without any problem an older edition).

Edwads, Penney: Elementary Differential Equations, 2009. Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson Prentice Hall. ISBN: 978-0-13-235881-1.

Sydsæter, Seierstad, Strøm: Matematisk analyse - bind 2, 2002. Oslo : Gyldendal akademisk.

Atle Seierstad, Knut Sydsæter: Optimal Control Theory with Economic Application, 1987. Amsterdam : North-Holland. ISBN: 0-444-87923-4.

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