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PHYS 230 Dynamics of Simple Systems (3 credits)

Offered by: Physics (Faculty of Science)


Physics : Translational motion under Newton's laws; forces, momentum, work/energy theorem. Special relativity; Lorentz transforms, relativistic mechanics, mass/energy equivalence. Topics in rotational dynamics. Noninertial frames.

Terms: Fall 2012

Instructors: Hong Guo (Fall)

  • Fall
  • 3 hours lectures
  • Prerequisite: CEGEP Physics or PHYS 131.
  • Corequisite: MATH 222
  • Restriction: Not open to students taking or having passed PHYS 251