Mechanics and Relativity

Physics 110

Usual Description

A study of Newtonian mechanics and special relativity, focusing on conceptual understanding, problem solving and laboratory work. Topics include point-particle dynamics, conservation principles, oscillation, systems of particles, rotation; time dilation, length contraction, and the relativity of simultaneity. This is the first course in a three-semester calculus-based introductory sequence.

Course Listings

These are all of the listings of this course recorded in the Oberlin course catalog since the fall of 2007.

Listing Semester Professor
Physics 110 Taught by Yumi Ijiri, Robert Owen, or Daniel Stinebring
Physics 110 Taught by Stephen FitzGerald, Robert Owen, or Daniel Stinebring
Physics 110 Taught by Stephen FitzGerald or Rob Owen
Physics 110 Taught by Stephen FitzGerald or Rob Owen
Physics 110 Taught by Stephen FitzGerald, Christopher Martin, or Rob Owen
Physics 110 Taught by Dan Styer
Physics 110 Taught by Dan Styer
Physics 110 Taught by Christopher Martin or Jason Stalnaker
Physics 110 Taught by Christopher Martin or Jason Stalnaker