Vaughn Climenhaga

Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics
University of Houston

Math 4362

Theory of Differential Equations and Nonlinear Dynamics
Spring 2021

Instructor: Vaughn Climenhaga
  • Email: climenha [at]

Course TA: Jason Day (jjday [at]

Course information:
  • Lectures:  Online, see Blackboard site for links
  • Textbook:  Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos, by Strogatz, second edition.
  • Course syllabus
We will study the qualitative theory of nonlinear dynamics, including stability of equilibrium points and periodic orbits, bifurcations, and elements of chaos theory.

This public-facing website is just a general description of the course. Students enrolled in the class should visit the Blackboard page through AccessUH for further information and full course materials.