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PHYS410 — Fall 2022

PHYS410: Physical Mechanics I (Honors) (PAST/FUTURE SEMESTER)

Offering:

Fall, Class 3, cr. 3

Prerequisites:

Admission by special permission

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Description:

Newtonian mechanics. Conservation laws. Free, damped and driven harmonic motion. Newton's law of universal gravitation. Hamilton's principle, Euler-Lagrange equations, Hamilton's equations.

Instructor(s):

NOLTE, DAVID D.

Email:

nolte@purdue.edu

Textbook(s) for Fall 2022

Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher Req/Opt Notes
Introduction to Modern Dynamics David D. Nolte 2nd 978-0198844631 Oxford University Press Required

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