Course details of PH 801 - Classical Methods of Particles and Fields

Course Name Classical Methods of Particles and Fields
Total Credits 8
Type T
Lecture 8
Tutorial 0
Practical 0
Selfstudy 0
Half Semester N
Prerequisite nil
Text Reference H. Goldstein, C.P. Poole, J.L. Safko, Classical Mechanics, 3rd Ed., Addison Wesley, 2000. N. C. Rana and P. S. Joag, Classical Mechanics, Tata McGraw Hill, 1991. J. D. Jackson, Classical Electrodynamics, 3rd Ed., Wiley Eastern, 1985.
Description Particle mechanics and its applications, D`Alemberts principle, Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Mechanics, Central forces, Special theory of Relativity. Solutions of boundary value problems in Electrostatics, Green`s Functions and images, Magnetostatics, Maxwell equations and wave equations in various media, Fresnel equations.
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