Ongoing Course

•  Tue/Thu 09:30-10:45,    Bldg.56 Rm.106,    Slides to be available here if needed  after the class.
•  Tue or Wed 18:00-19:30,    Bldg.56 Rm.106    (Exercise class, starting in Week 03)
•  This course aims to help students with basic understandings in freshmen physics and mathematics
to appreciate important concepts and connections in classical mechanics.

Week 01-1.   Course Introduction (slides)
Week 01-2.   Newtonian Mechanics--Single Particle (quiz)
Week 02-1.   Newtonian Mechanics--Single Particle (quiz)
Week 02-2.   Newtonian Mechanics--Single Particle (quiz)
Week 03-1.   Oscillations (slides) + 1st Homework (pdf) + Solution (pdf)
Week 03-2.   Oscillations (quiz)
Week 04-2.   Oscillations (quiz)
Week 05-1.   Nonlinear Oscillations and Chaos (slides)
Week 05-2.   Nonlinear Oscillations and Chaos (slides)
Week 06-1.   Nonlinear Oscillations and Chaos (slides) + 2nd Homework (pdf) + Solution (pdf)
Week 06-2.   Gravitation (quiz)
Week 07-1.   Gravitation (quiz)
Week 07-2.   Gravitation (slides)
Week 08-1.   Gravitation (slides)
Week 08-3.   Midterm Exam (pdf) + Solution (pdf)   / Apr. 27 (Sat) 19:30 - 21:00   (56-105 & 106)
Week 09-1.   Some Methods in the Calculus of Variations + Term Project Paper How-To (slides)
Week 09-2.   Some Methods in the Calculus of Variations (quiz)
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Week 15.      Final Exam   / Jun. 15 (Sat) 19:30 - 21:00   (56-105 & 106)