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Colgate University    
2017-2018 University Catalogue 
  
 
  Dec 12, 2017
 
2017-2018 University Catalogue

PHYS 431 - Classical Mechanics


A detailed study, using vector calculus, of important problems in the mechanics of particles and extended bodies including a derivation of Lagrange’s and Hamilton’s equations, and other advanced topics.

Credits: 1.00
When Offered: Fall semester only

Corequisite: None
Prerequisites: PHYS 334   with a grade of C- or higher.
Major/Minor Restrictions: None
Class Restriction: None
Area of Inquiry: Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Liberal Arts CORE: None


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