Master Seminar in Analysis and Dynamical Systems


Course Objective

The aim of this course is to learn to read papers at a research level,
organize the material for a seminar talk, and practice presentation
skills for such talk, as well as to learn to constructively participate
in a research seminar. The Master Seminar is intended for first-year
master students.

Course Content

The Master Seminar consists of lectures on a broad range of research
topics in Analysis and Dynamical Systems. There will be three types of

* by the participating first-year students on research literature.
Students will have a choice from a list, and can propose their own

* by staff members and PhD students in Amsterdam on topics closely
related to their research;

* by second-year students on their ongoing Master Projects.

Throughout the year, the students will have the opportunity to propose
topics and speakers to invite at the Master Seminar.

Teaching Methods

Lecture, Seminar, Self-study

Method of Assessment

Attendance is compulsory. The course will be graded based on the
presentations of the students, and their attendance and active
participation. There will be no opportunity for a resit exam for this

Target Audience


Additional Information

Prof. dr. G.J.B. van den Berg, Prof. dr. J. Hulshof

Recommended background knowledge

Good overall knowledge of various sides of analysis and dynamical

General Information

Course Code XM_41013
Credits 6 EC
Period P1+2+3+4+5
Course Level 400
Language of Tuition English
Faculty Faculty of Science
Course Coordinator dr. M.B. Botnan
Examiner dr. M.B. Botnan
Teaching Staff dr. M.B. Botnan

Practical Information

You need to register for this course yourself

Last-minute registration is available for this course.

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