Deterministic and probabilistic, linear and non-linear, distributed and lumped, steady state nonsteady state models. General solutions of models; linearization of models; stability of subsystems. Population balance models and applications.Systems Analysis : Principles of Systems analysis; signal flow diagrams; system stability, sensitivity an determinacy. Applications and examples of systems analysis.
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