Number of lectures per week: 3
Assessment: Regular assignments
End-of-year Examination: One 2-hour Midterm and one 3-hour Final examination
Description: First part of the course is devoted to classical mechanics
Second and third parts of the course continue with classical mechanics of continuous systems and fields and introduce special theory of relativity and conclude with the introduction to quantum mechanics.
Objectives: Introduction to Lagrangian and
Introduction to quantum mechanism and to special relativity.
H. Goldstein/Classical Mechanics, third edition, Addison Wesley
L.D. Landau and E.M. Lifshitz/Mechanics, Butterworth-Heinemann
V.I. Arnold,/Mathematical Methods of Classical Mechanics, Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. K.
Oct 13, 2004