Office hours: 201 Fondren Science: I am available most any time, especially following class, and from 2-4 most afternoons. For a class this size, I find it easier if you just set up an appointment individually. I am also available for review sessions before the exams if requested.
Mathematica for symbolic and numerical problem solving
by H. Goldstein
Publisher: Addison Wesley;
Edition: You may use 2nd or 3rd edition.
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Principle of least action
Calculus of variations
Kepler problem, and variations
Rigid body mechanics
Groups, Rotation matrices
Poisson Brackets & connection to QM
Canonical Perturbation Theory
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