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PHYS 310       (3-0-3)             Classical Mechanics

 

Three dimensional motion, moving reference frames, central forces, dynamics of a system of particles, rigid body dynamics, Lagrangeís equations, Hamiltonís equations, theory of oscillations, special relativity, Lorentz transformation, relativistic particle dynamics.

 

Prerequisites: PHYS 216 or PHYS 217.