Policy sheet

## Homework Sets

Homework 1, due Monday 27 January
Homework 1 for 536 students, due Monday 27 January
Homework 2, due Wednesday 12 February
Homework 3, due Monday 24 February
Homework 4, due Wednesday 5 March
Homework 5, due Wednesday 2 April
Homework 6, due Wednesday 9 April
Homework 7, due Wednesday 30 April

## Sundries

Hints for Homework 1 problem 4
Some examples of technical writing
Word file for technical writing examples
Overview of ODE solution techniques

### LaTeX materials

LaTeX tutorial (pdf output file)
LaTeX tutorial (tex source file)
tex source file for Homework 1
tex source file for Homework 2
tex source file for Homework 3
tex source file for Homework 4

### Early Examples

The Pendulum:
pendulum.m: MATLAB file
pend.pdf: Plots

Hours of Daylight:
hoursofdaylight.m: MATLAB file
hours.pdf: Plots

### Tools for ODEs Examples

Perturbations:
perturbation.m: MATLAB file y' = -y + epsilon*y^2
pert.pdf: Plots for y' = -y + epsilon*y^2
harvesting.m: MATLAB file for fish harvesting
harvest.pdf: Plots for fish harvesting
projectileperturbation.m: MATLAB file y'' + epsilon*y'+1 = 0
projpert.pdf: Plots for y'' + epsilon*y'+1 = 0

Epidemics:
simpleepidemic.m: MATLAB file for a simple epidemic
simple.pdf: Plots for a simple epidemic
generalepidemic.m: MATLAB file for a general epidemic
general.pdf: Plots for a general epidemic
recurringepidemic.m: MATLAB file for a recurring epidemic
recurring.pdf: Plots for a recurring epidemic
delayedepidemic.m: MATLAB file for a delayed epidemic
delayed.pdf: Plots for a delayed epidemic
phaserecur.pdf: Phase plot for a recurring epidemic

Phase Plane Diagrams:
phase.pdf: Phase plots for the first examples
LSA.pdf: Phase plots for the linear stability analysis examples

Predator Prey Model:
predprey.pdf: Phase plots for the predator prey model
predatorprey1.m: MATLAB file for the predator prey model with exponential growth
predatorprey1.m: MATLAB file for the predator prey model with logistic growth
Probabilistic Models:
birthday.m: compute the probability of a duplicate birthday
weather.m: Markov chain for weather
markovpit.m: Markov chain for pitting corrosion
markovpit2.m: Markov chain for pitting corrosion, absorbing state version
whalefarm.m: probabilistic growth
reliability1.m: reliability of communication satellite
reliability2.m: find maximum allowable failure rate
queue.m: M/M/1 queue simulation
Hong_F.m: Hong's corrosion model, Poisson process
mcBuchheit.m: Monte Carlo corrosion model based loosely on Buchheit's model
traffic1.m: Position of a single car with variable speed