The topological dynamics of rotations: A proof of the statement that forward orbits of a rotation are dense if and only if the rotation is irrational. This is an expanded version of the proof given in class, and differs from the proof in our textbook.
Section Information:
Meeting times:
TuTh 2-3:40pm in NAC 6/113
Instructor:
Prof. Patrick Hooper
Office:
NAC 6/282
Office Hours:
Tuesdays and Thursdays 4-5pm. Appointments are also accepted.
Email:
Phone:
(212) 650-5149
Example programs for exploring particular dynamical systems:
The logistic map: A nice applet demonstrating cobweb plots for the Logistic map.