Home Newsletter
News Books
Welcome to FreeScience.info Language/Lingua

Books 3054
· Book News
· Most clicked
· Least clicked

Search for a Book
Add a new Book

Classical Mechanics

Author: Prof. J. J. Binney Michaelmas Term 2005
Url: http://www-thphys.physics.ox.ac.uk/user/JamesBinney/lectures.html
Format: Pdf
Category: Advanced Mechanics
Pages: 30
Clicks: 4700

Contents: The calculus of variations & Euler{Lagrange equations; principle of least action; equations of motion in strange coordinates; rigid-body dynamics; motion in an electromagnetic ¯eld; applications to nor- mal modes; symmetries and Noether's theorem; constrained systems (including Lagrange multipliers). Hamiltonian dynamics: Legendre transformations; Hamilton's equations; applications to harmonic os- cillator, rotating coordinates, motion in an e.m. ¯eld; Liouville's theorem; Hamilton's principle and connection with quantum mechanics; Poisson brackets; canonical coordinates; generators of canonical maps, symmetries and conserved quantities; canonical transformations; point transformations; action- angle coordinates; Hamilton{Jacobi equation; derivation from quantum mechanics; phase-space volumes and canonical coordinates.

Similar Books
Meccanica Razionale
Appunti di Meccanica Razionale
Lectures on Classical Dynamics
Foundations of Mechanics
Meccanica Razionale
Lagrangian Mechanics, Dynamics, and Control
Analytical Classical Dynamics
Perturbation Theory
The Elements of Mechanics
Classical Field Theory
Advanced mechanics
Mécanique Analytique

Home |  Authors | About | Contact Us |  Email 
 Copyright © 2002-2013 FreeScience.info. 

Best viewed with Mozilla 1.X 1024x768
free scientific books