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MU:MU24018 Mathematical Modelling - Course Information

## MU24018 Mathematical Modelling

**Mathematical Institute in Opava**

Winter 2020

**Extent and Intensity**- 0/2/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
**Teacher(s)**- RNDr. Oldřich Stolín, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
**Guaranteed by**- RNDr. Oldřich Stolín, Ph.D.

Mathematical Institute in Opava **Timetable of Seminar Groups**- MU24018/01: Tue 14:45–16:20 110,
*O. Stolín* **Prerequisites**(in Czech)- TYP_STUDIA ( N )
**Course Enrolment Limitations**- The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
**fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with**- Mathematical Modelling (programme MU, NMgr-M)

**Course objectives**- Students are able to use theoretical knowledge about differential equations and mathematical statistics to solve a practical problem that is processed through the project.
**Syllabus**- Course contents - examples of project focus:

1. Working dam with hydroelectric power station - the relevant forces - using of differential equations.

2. Interests and insurance.

3. Predator-prey systems models.

4. A control problem in fishery management.

5. Epidemic models.

- Course contents - examples of project focus:
**Literature**- Illner, R.; Bohun, C.S.; McCollum S.; van Roode, T.
*Mathematical Modelling*. AMS Providence, 2000. ISBN 0-8218-3650-1. info

*required literature*- Murray, J. D.
*Mathematical Biology*. Springer, New York, 2002. ISBN 0-387-95223-3. info

*recommended literature*- Illner, R.; Bohun, C.S.; McCollum S.; van Roode, T.
**Language of instruction**- Czech
**Further comments (probably available only in Czech)**- Study Materials

The course can also be completed outside the examination period. **Teacher's information**- Requirements for obtaining the credit:

- Self-study of any mathematical model from any area.

- Developing the project in the specified scope, form and deadline.

- Successful defense of the project in the form of a presentation.Activity Difficulty [h] Domácí příprava na výuku 16 Příprava na zápočet 16 Semestrální práce 52 Seminář 20 **Summary**104

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