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Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

Mechanics (APSC 111)

Course Information:

Instructor: Prof. Noble (Co-ordinator), Prof. Narayanan, A. Topper
Next Session: Fall 2016

Description:

An introduction to Newtonian mechanics - a subject which is applicable to everyday engineering problems. Lecture topics are: vectors, motion of a particle, particle dynamics, work and energy, statics of rigid bodies, oscillators, waves, conservation of energy, momentum, and collisions.

Recommended text: The text for APSC 111 and 112 is a custom text available from the bookstore. It is an abridged version of University Physics, with Modern Physics 13th edition, by Young and Freedman.

Lecture: 3, Lab: 0, Tutorial: 0.5

Academic Units

Mathematics: 0
Natural Sciences: 42
Complementary Studies: 0
Engineering Science: 0
Engineering Design: 0

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