Physics 311 Fall 2013 Reference Page

Course Number: 
311
Instructor: 
Paul Terry
Level: 
Undergraduate
Course Description: 
Origin and development of classical mechanics; mathematical techniques, especially vector analysis; conservation laws and their relation to symmetry principles; brief introduction to orbit theory and rigid-body dynamics; accelerated coordinate systems; introduction to the generalized-coordinate formalisms of Lagrange and Hamilton.
Prerequisites: 
Physics 202 or 208, & Math 320 or 319 or consent of instructor
Lecture Place and Time: 
MWF 11:00-11:50am, 120 Ingraham Hall
Final Exam Place Time: 
Friday, December 20, 2013 12:25pm to 2:25pm
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