Classical Mechanics

PHYS-305

Three hours lecture per week. An intermediate level course on classical mechanics. Topics include particle dynamics, Lagrangian and Hamilitonian mechanics, central force motion, and dynamics of systems and rigid bodies. Offered fall semester of odd years. Prerequisites: grade of C or higher in 261 or 251 and MATH 221; MATH 320 highly recommended.

Credits: 

3

Department: 

Mathematics and Physics