Syllabus academic year 2007/2008

Higher education credits: 3. Grading scale: TH. Level: A (Second level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in English on demand. FMF092 overlap following cours/es: FMFN05. Optional for: D3, E3, F3, N3, Pi3. Course coordinator: Professor Ingemar Ragnarsson,, Fysik, kurslaboratoriet. Recommended prerequisits: Knowledge equivalent to FMF090 Chaos for Science and Technology or FMA140 Non-Linear Dynamical Systems, FMA140. Assessment: The grade is based on how the project work is carried through and on the written and oral presentation. Further information: The project is to be presented at a seminar at which attendance is compulsory. Home page:

The aim is to strengthen the understanding of one or several parts of the course FMF090, Chaos for Science and Technology. The project work includes one theoretical and one applied part. The subject is chosen so that the student will get some practice in problem solving within some subject field relevant to the course.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

The content of the course could vary depending on the project which should be chosen to illustrate some basic phenomena within chaos theory.

Ohlén, G., Åberg, S., Östborn, P.: Chaos, Compendium, Lund 2002.