Time Table

Physics 235, Fall 2004


Date

Topic

Chapter

September 2

Matrices, Vectors, and Vector Calculus.

1

September 7

Newtonian Mechanics..

2

September 9

Oscillations Part 1

3

September 14

Oscillations Part II

3

September 16

Non-linear Oscillations

4

September 21

Chaos

4

September 23

Gravitation

5

September 28

Calculus of Variations Part I

6

September 30

Calculus of Variations Part II

6

October 5

Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Dynamics Part I

7

October 7

Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Dynamics Part II

7

October 12

Midterm Exam # 1

1 - 5

October 14

Central Force Motion Part I

8

October 19

Central Force Motion Part II

8

October 21

Dynamics of a System of Particles Part I

9

October 26

Dynamics of a System of Particles Part II

9

October 28

Motion in a Non-Inertial Reference Frame Part I

10

November 2

Motion in a Non-Inertial Reference Frame Part II

10

November 4

Dynamics of Rigid Bodies Part I

11

November 9

Dynamics of Rigid Bodies Part II

11

November 11

Dynamics of Rigid Bodies Part III

11

November 16

Midterm Exam # 2

6 - 10

November 18

Coupled Oscillations Part I

12

November 23

Coupled Oscillations Part II

12

November 30

Continuous Systems

13

December 2

Waves

13

December 7

The Special Theory of Relativity Part I

14

December 9

The Special Theory of Relativity Part II

14

December 18

Final Exam

1 - 14


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