PHYS 451 - Classical Mechanics

This course is a systematic introduction to classical mechanics emphasizing motion in three dimensions. Topics include central forces, harmonic oscillations, non-inertial reference frames, rigid body motion, and Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Mechanics.

Prerequisites and Corequisites

Course prerequisite or corequisite: MATH 321

Credits: 4


PHYS 451 - Classical Mechanics

This is a systematic introduction to classical mechanics emphasizing motion in three dimensions. Topics include central forces, harmonic oscillations, non-inertial reference frames, rigid body motion, and Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Mechanics. 

Prerequisites and Corequisites

Course prerequisite or corequisite: MATH 321


Credits: 4