# Physics 701:
Classical Mechanics

Fall 2017, Thornton 210
, Tu-Th 5:00-6:30PM

Office:
Thornton 527

Telephone:
(415) 338-1697

Course
syllabus

Office Hours: Tu 4-5PM

Email: amahdavi@sfsu.edu

Homeworks

Initial introduction
Analytic solutions of ODEs
More examples of solving differential equations numerically in Mathematica
Coupled springs in 1D~
Free bead on a cone with animation
Plotting through power law potentials using Manipulate
Plotting orbits in Cartesian coordinates with energy/angular momentum monitoring
Plotting orbits in Cartesian coordinates---in center of mass coordinates
Solving transcendental equations
3-body problem