701-1901-AAL  Systems Analysis

Semester Autumn Semester 2014
Lecturers N. Gruber
Periodicity semester course
Language of instruction English
Comment Enrolment only for MSc students who need this course as additional requirement.

Abstract Self study course in Systems Analysis to fulfill requirements for enrollment into the master program. Topics covered include linear box models with one and several variables; non-linear box models with one or several variables; discrete-time models; and continuous models in space and time.
Objective The aim of this course is to develop an understanding of the dynamical behavior of environmental systems and how this behavior can be captured and understood using mathematical concepts.
Lecture notes For English Speaking students:
R.P. Schwarzenbach, P.M.Gschwend, D.M.Imboden, Environmental Organic Chemistry, Wiley-Interscience, Second Edition, 2003
Chapters 12.3, 12.4, 18.2, 21, 22.1 and 22.2

Für Deutschsprachige: D.M. Imboden und S. Koch, Systemanalyse, Springer-Verlag 2003