PHYS*3400 Advanced Mechanics

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This course covers Lagrangian mechanics and Hamiltonian mechanics. Topics include least action principles, Poisson brackets, Liouville's theorem, Hamilton- Jacobi theory, the transition to quantum mechanics and introduction to non-linear dynamics.

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Course Prerequisites

(MATH*2170 or MATH*2270), (PHYS*2310 or PHYS*2440)

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