Mechanics

Instructor : Dr Abdul Hameed Nayyar
Term : Fall 2012
Level : Undergraduate
Course Code : PHY 101
Course Status : SSE Core
Course Outline


Course Description

Introduces the principles of classical mechanics. Straight-line kinematics; motion in a plane; relative inertial frames and relative velocity; forces; particle dynamics with force; work, conservative forces, potential energy and conservation of energy; conservation of momentum, center of mass and the center of mass reference frame; rigid bodies and rotational dynamics; conservation of angular momentum; central force motions; special relativity; waves, simple harmonic motion, oscillations, coupled harmonic oscillators.


HOMEWORKS, TUTORIALS, QUIZZES/ EXAMS

Week Homeworks Tutorials Quizzes/Exams
1 HW 1
Solution
Tutorial 1
Solution
2 HW 2
Solution
Tutorial 2
Solution
3 HW 3
Solution
Tutorial 3
Solution
4 HW 4
Solution
Tutorial 4
Solution
Quiz 1
5 HW 5
Solution
Tutorial 5
Solution
6 HW 6
Solution
Tutorial 6
Solution
7 Midterm
Solution
9 HW 7
Solution
Tutorial 7
Solution
10 HW 8
Solution
Tutorial 8
Solution
11 HW 9
Solution
Tutorial 9
Solution
12 HW 10
Solution
Tutorial 10
Solution
Quiz 2
Solution
13 HW 11
Solution
Tutorial 11
Solution
14 HW 12
Solution
Tutorial 12
Solution
15 HW 13
Solution
16 Final Exam