PHYSICS 401 - Intermediate Mechanics
Section: 001
Term: FA 2013
Subject: Physics (PHYSICS)
Department: LSA Physics
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, QR/1
Waitlist Capacity:
10
Enforced Prerequisites:
PHYSICS 340 or 360 and one of: MATH 216, 256, 286, 296 or 316; or Graduate Standing.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Newtonian and Lagrangian mechanics: Kinematics and dynamics in one, two and three dimensions, vector analysis; motion under gravity, planetary motion; free and forced, damped and undamped harmonic oscillators; the conservation laws of mechanics; inertial and accelerated frames of reference, fictitious forces; rigid body mechanics; coupled oscillators.

PHYSICS 401 - Intermediate Mechanics
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
12264
Open
12
 
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MWF 1:00PM - 2:00PM
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ISBN: 9781891389221
Classical mechanics, Author: John R. Taylor., Publisher: Univ. Science Books 2005
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