Created by:   University of California, Irvine

  • Michael Dennin

    Taught by:    Michael Dennin, Professor of Physics and Astronomy; Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning

    Physics; Office of Teaching and Learning

  • Jun Allard

    Taught by:    Jun Allard, Assistant Professor


  • Donald Saari

    Taught by:    Donald Saari, UCI Distinguished Professor of Economics and Mathematics

    Economics; Institute for Mathematical Behavioral Sciences

  • Andrea Nicholas

    Taught by:    Andrea Nicholas, Lecturer PSOE

    Neurobiology & Behavior

  • Fred Y.M. Wan

    Taught by:    Fred Y.M. Wan, Professor


  • Siddharth A. Parameswaran

    Taught by:    Siddharth A. Parameswaran, Assistant Professor

    Physics and Astronomy
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Rated 4.3 out of 5 of 47 ratings

I've learned a lot about emergent phenomena on this course.

All the topics are quite interesting and surprising (and I mean every one of them), but all are treated like popular science with little insight. I had to read elsewhere to fully understand some topics such as reaction-difussion systems. All in all, I wish there was a version of this course for those of us who have no fear of mathematics.

Excelent course, I recomend it!

outstanding, do it again!