Physics 711 Fall 2019 Reference Page

Title: 
Theoretical Physics-Dynamics
Course Number: 
711
Instructor: 
Jeffrey Schmidt
Student Type: 
Graduate
Course Description: 
Lagrange's equations, Principle of Least Action, orbits and scattering, kinematics of rotation, rigid body dynamics, small oscillations, special relativistic dynamics, Hamiltonian formulation, canonical transformations, Hamilton-Jacobi theory, canonical perturbation theory, chaos, continuum mechanics, introduction to general relativity. Enroll Info: None
Prerequisites: 
Graduate/professional standing
Lecture Place and Time: 
W 13:20-14:10, 2135 CHAMBERLIN
Final Exam Date and Time: 
Monday, December 16, 2019 10:05am to 12:05pm
Designations
Level: 
Breadth: 
L&S Credit Type: 
Does not count for L&S degree
Gen-Ed: 
Honors section available
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