PHYS 310 - Mechanics of Particles

Description
A mathematical study of particles and systems of particles using Newton's laws of motion and Lagrangian and Hamiltonian dynamics. Topics include forces, energy, and potential; gravitation and orbits; and momentum and collisions. Prerequisites: PHYS*120 (or PHYS*102 with permission of the instructor), and PHYS*272 or MATH*280 (or concurrent registration in MATH*280). Distribution Requirements: QR, SP.
Credits
4
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2019
Offered
MWF
Avg. Class Size
30
Avg. Sections
1