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Course MAT-84-13-K-7

Traveling Waves (2V+1U, 4.5 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
- K Lecture with exercise classes (V/U) 4.5 CP 93 h
2 V Lecture 28 h
1 U Exercise class (in small groups) 14 h
(2V+1U) 4.5 CP 42 h 93 h

Basedata

SWS 2V+1U
CP, Effort 4.5 CP = 135 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. irreg.
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [EN] English
Lecturers
+ further Lecturers of the department Mathematics
Area of study [MAT-TEMA] Industrial Mathematics
Additional informations
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Contents

  • introductory examples of traveling waves for different types of differential equations,
  • existence and stability of traveling waves in reaction-diffusion equations,
  • migratory waves in ODE systems explained by means of examples of biological models,
  • pattern formation of traveling waves in systems of reaction-diffusion equations based on examples.

Literature

  • P.C. Fife: Mathematical Aspects of Reacting and Diffusing Systems,
  • A.I. Volpert, V.A. Volpert, V.A. Volpert: Traveling Wave Solutions of Parabolic Systems.

Materials

Further literature will be announced in the lecture.

Registration

Registration for the exercise classes via the online administration system URM (https://urm.mathematik.uni-kl.de).

Requirements for attendance (informal)

Additional knowledge from the course [MAT-12-23-K-3] is useful but not necessarily required.

Modules:

Courses

Requirements for attendance (formal)

None

References to Course [MAT-84-13-K-7]

Module Name Context
[MAT-84-13-M-7] Traveling Waves P: Obligatory 2V+1U, 4.5 LP