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Newtonian Dynamics by Richard Fitzpatrick

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Newtonian Dynamics
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Publisher: Lulu.com
Number of pages: 300

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A complete set of lecture notes for an upper-division classical dynamics course. The course concentrates on those aspects of classical dynamics which can be studied analytically. Topics covered include oscillations, Keplerian orbits, two-body scattering, rotating frames of reference, rotation of rigid bodies in three dimensions, Lagrangian mechanics, Hamiltonian mechanics, and coupled oscillations.

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