PHYS 302

PHYS 302
Klasik Mekanik II
Credits: 
3
Review of conservation principles, oscillations in one dimension, damped forced oscillations, non-linear oscillations and introduction to classical perturbation theory. Oscillations in more than one dimension: coupled oscillations, normal modes and coordinates. Introduction to analytical mechanics. Lagrange and Hamilton’s equations, conservation principles. Small oscillations, selected applications. Canonical transformations.
Prerequisite: 
PHYS 301 or CE 241 and MATH 251. (Waived for double major students upon consent of the instructor)