Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Advanced Classical Mechanics FIZ 502 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. HÜSEYİN MURAT TÜTÜNCÜ
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. EMRE TABAR,
Course Assistants Teaching Assistants of Physics Department.
Course Category
Course Objective With this course, to have the students understood of the conservation laws and . the ability to win the analysis of mechanical systems using Lagrange and Hamilton mechanics
Course Content The equations of motion, Conservation laws, Integration of the equations of motion, harmonic and anharmonic ossilations, motion of a rigid body, Canonical equations: Hamiltons equations, Poisson brackets, The effect as a function of the coordinates, Maupertuis´ principle, Canonical transformations, Liouville´s theorem, The Hamilton-Jacobi equation
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Explains the conservation laws of energy, momentum and angular momentum and applies to mechanics systems. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
2 Makes the analysis of mechanical systems with different approaches. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
3 Defines the motion in a centrally field and applies to the problems belong to the particles moving in this field. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
4 Identify the harmonic and anharmonic vibrations and indicates the differences between their. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
5 Apply Hamilton´s equations to mechanics systems. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
6 Explain canonical equations and canonical conversions. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
7 Gain knowledge and skills to solve the advanced classical mechanic problems. Lecture, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The equations of motion [1] pp 1-10
2 Conservation laws [1] pp 19-26
3 Conservation laws [1] pp 27-34
4 Integration of the equations of motion [1] pp 39-57
5 Harmonic and anharmonic ossilations [1] pp 99-154
6 Motion of a rigid body [1] pp 169-197
7 Hamilton´s equations, Routhian function [1] pp 235-241
8 Poisson brackets [1] pp 242-251
9 MIDTERM EXAM
10 The effect as a function of the coordinates [1] pp 248-251
11 Maupertuis´ principle, Canonical transformations [1] pp 252-260
12 Liouville´s theorem [1] pp 261-262
13 The Hamilton-Jacobi equation [1] pp 263-265
14 Exercises
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Course Notes
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Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Using the knowledge of undergraduate and graduate education in postgraduate level. X
2 To be able to improve themselves by following the innovations in the field of Physics which are important in the development of science and technology. X
3 To be able to make literature search, presentation, experimental setup preparation, application and explication of results. X
4 To be able to join interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary team works.
5 Sharing their concepts in seminar, symposium, conference etc. by using the skills of self-study.
6 Having the scientific and vocational wafer and defending this apprehension in every medium.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Kısa Sınav 7
2. Kısa Sınav 8
1. Ödev 7
2. Ödev 8
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Assignment 2 15 30
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 156
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.24
dersAKTSKredisi 6