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DESU Magistère Ingénieur EconomisteUE Mathematics



1) Goals : Understand the dominated convergence theorem and its applications in integration theory. In a second part, study the jordan reduction of matrices and its applications in dynamical systems theory.

2) Course overview :

1 – Integration theory : the convergence theorems

2 – Redution of matrices : Jordan form and applications

3 – Dynamical systems on the plane : stability and phase portrait

Professional skills

- Ability to study functions defined with integrals

- Ability to properly reduce a matrix to solve a linear system of differential equations

- Capability to study the behavior of dynamic models (stability, asymptotic behavior ..)

Language used

Main language used by this course: Français.


- Mathématiques 2ème année, série E. Ramis, C. Deschamps et A. Warusfel, Dunod « j’intègre »

- Algèbre linéaire pour économistes, B. Guerrien, Economica

- Mathématiques des modèles économiques dynamiques, P. Dameron, Economica

- Differential equations and dynamical systems, L. Perko, Springer Verlag, 1991

Recommended prerequisites

Basics in integration theory such as improper integrals as well as basic knowledge in linear algebra and matrix diagonalization.

Structure and organisation

24 hours course.

This course is located in Marseille (Canebière building)

Evaluation with a final written exam.

Volume of teachings

  • Lectures: 24 hours


  • Laurent BRUASSE