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Course INF-57-51-K-6

Continuous models of complex systems (2V+1U, 4.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
- K Lecture with exercise classes (V/U) 4.0 CP 78 h
2 V Lecture 28 h
1 U Exercise class (in small groups) 14 h
(2V+1U) 4.0 CP 42 h 78 h


CP, Effort 4.0 CP = 120 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [6] Master (General)
Language [EN] English
Area of study [INF-KI] Intelligent Systems
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Possible Study achievement

  • Verification of study performance: proof of successful participation in the exercise classes (ungraded)
  • Details of the examination (type, duration, criteria) will be announced at the beginning of the course.


  • mathematical problem formulation
  • Phase space
  • Concept of equilibrium, types of equilibria
  • Attractors, strange attractors
  • Concept of bifurcation
  • Analysis of the system properties
  • Conditions for the transition to chaotic systems


  • Boccara, Nino:  Modeling complex systems . Springer Science & Business Media, 2010.
  • Gros, Claudius: Complex and Adaptive Dynamical Systems, 2009.

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [INF-57-51-K-6]

Module Name Context
[INF-57-51-M-6] Continuous models of complex systems P: Obligatory 2V+1U, 4.0 LP
[INF-90-60-M-7] Formal modelling of complex systems P: Obligatory 2V+1U, 4.0 LP
Course-Pool Name
[INF-Alg_V-KPOOL-6] Lectures of the teaching area Algorithmics and Deduction