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Physics 711 Fall 2021 Reference Page

Theoretical Physics-Dynamics

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Level
StudentsGraduate, basic
Credits3.00
Breadth
L&S CreditDoes not count for L&S degree
Counts in 50% grad coursework
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
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SecInstructorTimePlace
001Jeffrey SchmidtMWF 08:50 am - 09:40 am2104 Chamberlin