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Course Catalog 2018-2019 
Course Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PHYS 310 - Classical Mechanics

Semester Offered: Second Semester
Full Course
Credits: 4 credits
Attribute: 4NS, QFR

A more in-depth study of Newtonian mechanics of particles and systems. Topics include Lagrangian and Hamiltonian formulations, oscillator systems, central force motion, rigid body motion, and noninertial reference frames. We will also make use of computational methods to solve for equations of motion.

Enrollment Limit: 30
Instructor: J. Scudder

Consent of the Instructor Required: Yes
Prerequisites & Notes: PHYS 212 and MATH 234.

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