Time Table

Date

Topic

Chapter

August 29

Matrices, Vectors, and Vector Calculus.

1

September 5

Newtonian Mechanics..

2

September 10

Oscillations Part 1

3

September 12

Oscillations Part II

3

September 17

Non-linear Oscillations

4

September 19

Chaos

4

September 24

Gravitation

5

September 26

Review Exam # 1

6

September 27

Exam # 1

1 - 4

October 1

Calculus of Variations Part I

6

October 3

Calculus of Variations Part II

6

October 8

Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Dynamics Part I

7

October 10

Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Dynamics – Part II

7

October 15

Fall Break

 

October 17

Central Force Motion – Part I

8

October 22

Review Exam # 2

5 - 7

October 23

Exam # 2

5 - 7

October 24

Central Force Motion Part II

8

October 29

No Class

 

October 31

Dynamics of a System of Particles – Part I

9

November 5

Dynamics of a System of Particles Part II

9

November 7

Motion in a Non-Inertial Reference Frame Part I

10

November 12

Motion in a Non-Inertial Reference Frame Part II

10

November 14

No Class

 

November 19

Dynamics of Rigid Bodies Part I

11

November 21

Dynamics of Rigid Bodies Part II

11

November 26

Dynamics of Rigid Bodies – Part III

11

November 28

Coupled Oscillations Part I

12

December 3

Review Exam # 3

8 - 10

December 4

Exam # 3

8 - 10

December 5

Coupled Oscillations Part II

12

December 10

Continuous Systems

13

December 12

Waves

13

December 18

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.