Time Table

Date

Topic

Chapter

August 25

Matrices, Vectors, and Vector Calculus.

1

August 30

Newtonian Mechanics..

2

September 1

Oscillations Part 1

3

September 6

Labor Day - No Class

September 8

Oscillations Part II

3

September 13

Non-linear Oscillations

4

September 15

Chaos

4

September 20

Review Exam # 1

 

September 22

Gravitation

5

September 23

Exam # 1

1 - 4

September 27

Calculus of Variations – Part I

6

September 29

Calculus of Variations – Part II

6

October 4

Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Dynamics Part I

7

October 6

Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Dynamics – Part II

7

October 13

Central Force Motion – Part I

8

October 18

Central Force Motion – Part II

8

October 20

Review Exam # 2

 

October 25

Dynamics of a System of Particles – Part I

9

October 26

Exam # 2

5 - 7

October 27

Dynamics of a System of Particles – Part II

9

November 1

Motion in a Non-Inertial Reference Frame – Part I

10

November 8

Motion in a Non-Inertial Reference Frame – Part II

10

November 10

Dynamics of Rigid Bodies – Part I

11

November 15

Dynamics of Rigid Bodies – Part II

11

November 17

Dynamics of Rigid Bodies – Part III

11

November 22

Coupled Oscillations – Part I

12

November 24

Coupled Oscillations – Part II

12

November 29

Continuous Systems

13

December 1

Review Exam # 3

13

December 6

Waves

13

December 7

Exam # 3

 

December 8

Waves

13

December 14

Final Exam

1 - 13


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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.