Physics

**PHY ****602: Advanced Classical Mechanics**** (4)**

Review of Classical Mechanics

Variational principles- Lagrange’s equation and its application,

Hamilton’s equation of motion

Perturbation theory

Hamilton Jacobi theory

Poisson’s bracket in Classical Mechanics and its transition to quantum mechanics

Classical field theory

*Suggested Books*:

- Classical Mechanics, John R. Taylor, University science books, 2004
- Mechanics (Volume 1), Landau and Lifshtz, Butterworth-Heinemann (1976), Ed. 3
- Analytical Mechanics, Fowels and Cassiday, Thompson Books (2004) Ed. 7
- Classical Mechanics, Herbert Golstein, Pearson (2011), Ed .3

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