Lecture Schedule of System Dynamics

Week Topics Text
Week 1 Introduction to Systems Dynamics Ch. 1
Week 2 Laplace Transforms Ch. 2
Week 3 Mechanical Systems Modeling Ch. 3
Week 4 Transfer Function System Models Ch. 4
Week 5 Block Diagram & Signal Flow Ch. 5
Week 6 State-Space Representation Ch. 5
Week 7 Electrical Systems Ch. 6
Week 8 Midterm Exam  
Week 9 Electromechanical Systems Ch. 6
Week 10 Electromechanical Systems Ch. 6
Week 11 Linearization/Hydraulic & Thermal Systems Ch. 7
Week 12 Transient Response Analysis and Specifications Ch. 8
Week 13 Transient Response Analysis and Specifications Ch. 8
Week 14 Frequency Domain Analysis Ch. 9
Week 15 Frequency Domain Analysis Ch. 9
Week 16 Final Exam  

The lecture schedule is subject to change.