PHY 302 Intermediate Mechanics

Dynamics of a particle. The harmonic oscillator. The central force problem: planetary orbits. Dynamics of systems of particles: rotation of rigid bodies. Accelerating coordinate systems. 

Credits:

4

Hours

4

Requirement Designation

Regular Liberal Arts

Offered

Fall-Spring

Prerequisite

Either PHY 167 or PHY 169. PRE or COREQ: MAT 226 or Departmental permission.