PHY 205 - CLASSICAL MECHANICS I

2 Unit(s)


Newtonian Mechanisms; motion of a particle in one, two and three dimensions; systems of particles and collision theory; equilibrium of a system of particles. Newtonian gravitation; conservative forces and potentials; oscillations, central force problems; accelerated frames of reference; rigid body dynamics, equilibrium of a rigid body, displacement of a rigid body. Generalized motion; mechanics of continuous media.