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260011 VO Theoretical Physics I (2021S)

Classical Mechanics

6.00 ECTS (4.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik

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Details

Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Zoom-link auf Moodle

Wednesday 10.03. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Wednesday 17.03. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 19.03. 09:00 - 10:30 Digital
Wednesday 24.03. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 26.03. 09:00 - 10:30 Digital
Wednesday 14.04. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 16.04. 09:00 - 10:30 Digital
Wednesday 21.04. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 23.04. 09:00 - 10:30 Digital
Wednesday 28.04. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 30.04. 09:00 - 10:30 Digital
Wednesday 05.05. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 07.05. 09:00 - 10:30 Digital
Wednesday 12.05. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 14.05. 09:00 - 10:30 Digital
Wednesday 19.05. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 21.05. 09:00 - 10:30 Digital
Wednesday 26.05. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 28.05. 09:00 - 10:30 Digital
Wednesday 02.06. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 04.06. 09:00 - 10:30 Digital
Wednesday 09.06. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 11.06. 09:00 - 10:30 Digital
Wednesday 16.06. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 18.06. 09:00 - 10:30 Digital
Wednesday 23.06. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 25.06. 09:00 - 10:30 Digital

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The students obtain basic knowledge and skills in Classical Mechanics.

Content: Newtonian Mechanics, Variational Calculus, Hamilton’s principle, Langrange formulation, Noether theorem, Galilei transformations, two-body problem, oscillations, Legendre transform, Hamilton formulation, Poisson brackets, canonical transformations, introduction to special relativity, Lorentz transformations.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam.
No assistance.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

At least 60 points must be obtained for a positive evaluation.
Grades for x % points:
5: x < 60
4: 60 =< x < 70
3: 70 =< x < 80
2: 80 =< x < 90
1: 90 =< x =< 100

Examination topics

Content of the lecture course.

Reading list

L. D. Landau and E. M. Lifschitz: Lehrbuch der theoretischen Physik I. Mechanik;
H. Goldstein: Klassische Mechanik;
F. Kuypers: Klassische Mechanik;
W. Greiner: Klassische Mechanik I;
T. Fliessbach: Mechanik;
F. Embacher: Elemente der theoretischen Physik, Band 1, Klassische Mechanik und Spezielle Relativitätstheorie (Lehramt & Bachelor);
H. Schulz: Physik mit Bleistift;
L. Susskind and G. Hrabovsky: The Theoretical Minimum: What You Need to Know to Start Doing Physics;

Association in the course directory

T I, P 9

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