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Physics and Astronomy - Course Details

PHYS610 (PHYS61000)


Spring, Class 3, cr. 3


Prerequisite: PHYS 510 or equivalent.


Lagrangian and Hamiltonian mechanics; variational principles; canonical transformations; Hamilton-Jacobi theory; theory of small oscillations; Lagrangian formulation for continuous systems and fields; classical chaos; canonical perturbation theory

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