PHYS 351 Honours Classical Mechanics 2 (3 credits)

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Offered by: Physics (Faculty of Science)

Overview

Physics : Rigid bodies, angular momentum, gyroscope, moment of inertia, principal axes, Euler's equations. Coupled oscillations and normal modes. Lagrangian mechanics and applications. Hamiltonian mechanics. Topics in advanced analytical mechanics.

Terms: Winter 2015

Instructors: Guillaume Gervais (Winter)

  • Winter

  • 3 hours lectures

  • Prerequisite: PHYS 251.

  • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken PHYS 451.