Classical (Newtonian) mechanics, and its use in describing typical mechanical systems.
Course description for study year 2022-2023
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After having completed this course the student should be able to:
Understand and apply Newton's laws on basic mechanical systems.
Formulate, in mathematical terms, equations describing the motion of point-particles and rigid bodies.
Understand and apply conservation laws for mechanical energy, linear and angular momentum on various problems.
Required prerequisite knowledge
|Form of assessment||Weight||Duration||Marks||Aid|
|Written exam||1/1||5 Hours||Letter grades||Specified printed and hand-written means are allowed. Definite, basic calculator allowed|
Hand-in assignments must be approved by subject teacher 3 weeks ahead of examination date. Otherwise the student will be barred from the exam.
The hand-ins will comprise the main elements of the course syllabus and give the student proper training in working with problems relevant for the final exam.
Course coordinator:Alex Bentley Nielsen
Head of Department:Bjørn Henrik Auestad
Method of work
|Physics for data/electro (RED102_1)||2.5|