PHY 615: Theoret Mechanics & Relativity

The Lagrangian and Hamiltonian formulation of Newtonian mechanics. Also covered are variational principles, transformation theory, Poisson brackets, Hamilton-Jacobi theory, special relativity and the covariant formulation of particle mechanics. General relativity is introduced.

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3.00 credits
Section 01: Graduate Lecture

Class: #12066

Wed, Sep 2, 2020 - Tue, Dec 8, 2020


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