Time Table

Date

Topic

Chapter

August 26

Matrices, Vectors, and Vector Calculus.

1

August 31

Newtonian Mechanics..

2

September 2

Oscillations Part 1

3

September 7

Labor Day - No Class

September 9

Oscillations Part II

3

September 14

Non-linear Oscillations

4

September 16

Chaos

4

September 21

Review Exam # 1

 

September 23

Gravitation

5

September 24

Exam # 1

1 - 4

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

Central Force Motion – Part I

8

October 14

Central Force Motion – Part II

8

October 19

Review Exam # 2

 

October 20

Exam # 2

5 - 7

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

Coupled Oscillations – Part I

12

November 18

Review Exam # 3

 

November 20

Exam # 3

 

November 23

Coupled Oscillations – Part II

12

November 30

Continuous Systems

13

December 2

Waves

13

December 7

Waves

13

December 9

Review Final Exam

 

December 15

Final Exam

1 - 13


Last updated on Thursday, August 27, 2020 7:01

Time Table.

This time table shows what topics I plan to cover during each lecture period.

The schedule is only an approximation and the time spend on each topic may be adjusted depending on the number and the nature of the questions of my students.