PHYS 230 Dynamics of Simple Systems (3 credits)

Offered by: Physics (Faculty of Science)

Overview

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 2017

Instructors: Shaun MacDonald Lovejoy (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