Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics
Physics 311: Classical Mechanics
|Lecturer:||Dr. Dennis Clougherty|
|Address:||Cook Physical Science Building A405|
|Office Hours||W 1-3|
Physics 211 or permission of instructor
Theoretical Mechanics of Particles and Continua, A. Fetter and J. Walecka
Classical Mechanics, H. Goldstein, C.P. Poole, and J.L. Safko
Mechanics, L.D. Landau and E.M. Lifshitz
Mathematical Methods for Physicists, G. Arfken
Classical Dynamics: A Contemporary Approach, J.V. Jose and E.J. Saletan
There will be approximately a problem set each week. Solutions will be distributed in class.
There will be a mid-term exam given on Thursday October 20th. The final grade will be based on the homework, mid-term and final exams.