Nonlinear Waves Spring 2018 Reference Page

Course Number: 
848
Instructor: 
J. Shohet
Level: 
Graduate
Course Description: 
General considerations of nonlinear wave phenomena; nonlinear hyperbolic waves; nonlinear dispersion; nonlinear geometrical optics; Whitham's variational theory; nonlinear and parametric instabilities; solitary waves; inverse scattering method.
Prerequisites: 
ECE 748 or consent of instructor
Lecture Place and Time: 
TR 2:30-3:45pm, 3534 Engineering Hall
Final Exam Date and Time: 
Thursday, May 10, 2018 10:05am to 12:05pm
Textbooks: 
Nonlinear Science, 2nd edition by Alwyn Scott Oxford, ISBN 0198528523
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