Thunder Bay • Orillia

Bachelor of Science (Physics Major)/Bachelor of Education I/S (TB) - Classical Mechanics I

Physics 2111 Classical Mechanics I
Covers dimensional analysis, generalized coordinates, conserved quantities, linear oscillators including dissipation and resonance, small vibrations, oscillator chains and normal modes, central forces and the Kepler problem, and rigid bodies including rotating coordinate systems and the inertia tensor.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Physics 1211
Corequisite(s): Mathematics 2111
Offering: 0-0; 3-0
Course Classifications: Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences