2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

PHYS 25325 Classical Mechanics I

An introduction to classical mechanics. General topics include elements of Newtonian mechanics, motion of a particle in one dimension, motion of a particle in two and three dimensions, the motion of a system of particles, rigid bodies and gravitation. Three hours of lecture and discussion each week. Must be taken concurrently with PHYS 25326. Prerequisites: PHYS 25120 and PHYS 25121, and MATH 17121, or concurrently.