Apr 16, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

PHY 301 - Classical Mechanics


3 credits
This is an advanced course in the mechanics of particles and systems of particles. Topics include Newton’s laws of motion, conservation of energy and momentum, oscillations, rotational motion, non-inertial coordinate systems, chaos theory, variational calculus, Hamilton’s principle, gravitation, and many-particle systems. 3 cr. lec.
Prerequisite(s): Concurrent (or previous) enrollment in MAT 224  is required.
Term Offered: Even spring semesters