Course Information

PH2104 Analytical Mechanics

Credits: 4.00

Description:
The course covers statics by virtual work and potential energy methods. Stability of equilibrium. Particle dynamics, harmonic oscillator and planetary motion. Rigid body dynamics in two and three dimensions. Lagrangian mechanics. Dynamics of oscillating systems.

Prerequisites: MA 2122, and PH 2004 or PH 2023.