2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    
    Aug 07, 2022  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 201 - Classical Dynamics


Designed to prepare students for graduate work in physics. Topics include Hamilton’s principle, classical scattering theory, rigid body motion, canonical transformations, Hamilton-Jacobi theory, and mathematical methods of physics. Lectures are the same as PHYS 301 , but the assignments and evaluation are separate.

Prerequisites: PHYS 160  and PHYS 161 .

Anticipated Terms Offered: Offered every fall