402-2203-01L  Classical Mechanics

SemesterAutumn Semester 2018
LecturersC. Anastasiou
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish


402-2203-01 VAllgemeine Mechanik (Classical Mechanics)4 hrs
Mon08:45-10:30HPV G 4 »
Thu08:45-10:30HPV G 4 »
C. Anastasiou
402-2203-01 UAllgemeine Mechanik (Classical Mechanics)
Di 8-10 oder Mi 10-12 gemäss Gruppeneinteilung (für 3. Semester Bachelor-Studiengang Mathematik Mi 10-12).
Übungsstunden werden z.T. in Englisch angeboten / Some tutorial classes will be offered in English
2 hrs
Tue08:15-10:00LEE D 101 »
08:15-10:00ML F 34 »
Wed08:45-10:30HIT K 51 »
10:15-12:00HG E 33.1 »
10:15-12:00HG E 33.3 »
10:15-12:00LFW C 1 »
10:15-12:00ML F 40 »
10:15-12:00ML J 34.1 »
10:15-12:00ML J 34.3 »
C. Anastasiou

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AbstractA conceptual introduction to theoretical physics: Newtonian mechanics, central force problem, oscillations, Lagrangian mechanics, symmetries and conservation laws, spinning top, relativistic space-time structure, particles in an electromagnetic field, Hamiltonian mechanics, canonical transformations, integrable systems, Hamilton-Jacobi equation.

Performance assessment

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Performance assessment as a semester course
In examination block forBachelor's Degree Programme in Mathematics 2016; Version 25.02.2020 (Examination Block 1)
Bachelor's Degree Programme in Physics 2016; Version 25.02.2020 (Examination Block 2)
Bachelor's Programme in Mathematics 2010; Version 24.02.2016 (Examination Block 1)
Bachelor's Programme in Physics 2010; Version 24.02.2016 (Examination Block 2)
ECTS credits7 credits
ExaminersC. Anastasiou
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 180 minutes
Written aidskein
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