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PHYS 811: Classical Mechanics

Description
Lagrange's equation of Motion, Hamilton formulation, Phase-space considerations, Liouville theorem, Poisson brackets, Action-angle variables, Hamilton-Jacobi Equation, Integrable systems, Canonical Perturbation theory, KAM theorem, Phase-space mapping, Henon, Standard and tangent Maps, Local and Global Chaos, Dissipative systems.
Credit units
.3
Term description
1/2(3L)
College
Graduate Studies and Research
Department
Physics and Engin Physics