Syllabus for “Network Systems”  Francesco Bullo, UCSB ME/ECE 269, ME125FB, Spring 2017Homework is due on the Wednesday of 2 weeks after the corresponding lecture is taught. Chapter #01 on Apr 3: “Motivating Problems and Systems”
Chapter #02 on Apr 5 and 10: “Elements of Matrix Theory”
Chapter #03 on Apr 12: “Elements of Graph Theory”
Chapter #04 on Apr 17: “The Adjacency Matrix”
Makeup Class on Wed Apr 19 by Dr Saber Jafarpour
Mon Apr 24: Francesco travels to IEEE CSS ExCom meeting: substitute lecturer to be announced Chapter #05 on April 24 “Discretetime Averaging Algorithms”
Chapter #06 on April 26 and May 1: “The Laplacian Matrix”
Chapter #07 on May 3: “Continuoustime Averaging Algorithms”
Chapter #08 on May 8: “The Incidence Matrix and its Applications”Chapter #09 on May 10: “Compartmental and Positive Systems”
Chapter #10 on May 15: “Convergence Rates, Scalability and Optimization”
Chapter #11 on May 17: “TimeVarying Consensus Algorithms”
Chapter #13 on May 22: “Nonlinear Motivating Problems and Systems”
Wed May 24: Francesco travels to American Control Conference: either substitute lecturer or no class. Mon May 29: Class is canceled for Memorial Day Chapter #14 on May 31: “Stability Theory for Nonlinear Systems”
Chapter #15 on June 5: “LotkaVolterra Population Dynamics”
Chapter #16 on June 7: “Epidemic Propagation”
FINAL PRESENTATIONS during Final’s Week: June 1016 (Sat–Fri)
