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Analytical Mechanics

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits
  • Level Bachelor's level
  • Starting Spring Term 2018

About the course

Repetition of the fundamental principles of mechanics, accelerated reference systems, orientation on non-linear systems and chaos, gravitation, variational principles, Lagrange´s and Hamilton´s equations, three dimensional motion of rigid bodies, coupled oscillations. Canonical transformations and Hamilton-Jacobi´s equation.

Application and eligibility

Analytical Mechanics, 7.5 hp

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Spring Term 2018 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

The information below is only for exchange students

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 19 March 2018

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 28 May 2018

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 50%

Required Knowledge

Mathematical Methods of Physics 15 credits, or equivalent. Differential Equations 7,5 credits and Calculus in Several Variables 7,5 credits, or equivalent. Classical Mechanics 9 credits, or equivalent.

Selection

Exchange students applying for courses within the departments own agreements will be given first priority. Then will - in turn - candidates within the Faculty agreements, central exchange agreements and other departmental agreements be selected.

Application code

UMU-A5311

Application

This application round is only intended for nominated exchange students. Information about deadlines can be found in the e-mail instruction that nominated students receive. The application period is closed.

Contact us

Contactperson for the course is: Michael Bradley

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