Courses: Advanced Classical Mechanics (PHYSB308001)

Fall 2013

Class Number: 1390
This course presents kinematics and dynamics of particles and macroscopic systems using Newtonian, Lagrangian, and Hamiltonian mechanics. Topics include oscillations, normal mode analysis, inverse square laws, nonlinear dynamics, rotating rigid bodies, and motion in noninertial reference frames. Lecture three hours and additional recitation sessions as needed. Alternates between Bryn Mawr and Haverford. Prerequisite: PHYS 201 or PHYS 214. Corequisite: PHYS 306. Haverford: Natural Science (NA)

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1390NA

Department

Physics (Web site)

Taught By

Matlin,Mark

Location

Bryn Mawr, PK337

Meeting Times

TTH 11:15am-12:45pm