Classical Physics

IIT Madras Course , Prof. V.Balakrishnan

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Lecture Series on Classical Physics by Prof.V.Balakrishnan, Department of Physics, IIT Madras. For more details on NPTEL visit http://nptel.iitm.ac.in

Course Description :

Introduction - Newtonian mechanics - Dynamics in phase space - Linear dynamical systems - Autonomous dynamical systems - Lagrangian formalism - Summary of classical electromagnetism - Charged particle in an electromagnetic field - Hamiltonian dynamics - Dynamical symmetry - Randomness in phase space - Discrete-time dynamics - Problems and solutions - Classical statistical mechanics: Introduction - Some probability distributions; isolated system - The microcanonical emsemble - Thermodynamics - The canonical ensemble - Connection between statistical mechanics and ther-modynamics - Probability distributions - Phase transitions - Continuous groups in physics - Noether's Theorem - Special Relativity

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