Mechanics
Code  Completion  Credits  Range 

802MECH  Z  4  4P+2C 
 Garant předmětu:
 David Břeň
 Lecturer:
 David Břeň
 Tutor:
 Filip Petrásek
 Supervisor:
 Department of Physics
 Synopsis:

Introduction to physics, physical quantities and units. Particle kinematics, basic types of motion and their superposition. Particle dynamics, onedimensional equations of motion, motion in central force field, forces in noninertial reference frames. Mechanics of system of free particles, twobody problem, collisions. Mechanics of rigid body, rotation. Fundamentals of continuum mechanics, elasticity, hydrodynamics. Sound.
 Requirements:

Secondary school knowledges.
 Syllabus of lectures:

1.Kinematics. Acceleration. Superposition of motions.
2.Newton´s laws, force, impuls, work, power, energy.
3.Onedimensional motion, harmonic oscillator.
4.Resonance. Mathematical pendulum.
5.The field of central force. Kepler´s problem.
6.Noninertial frames of reference, inertial forces.
7.Conservation of momenta and energy.
8.Twobody problem, collisions and scattering.
9.Rigid body, moment of inertia.
10.Gyroscopes, Euler´s equations.
11.Fundamentals of continuum mechanics.
12.Elasticity, Hooke´s law.
13.Equilibrium and motion of fluids, sound propagation.
 Syllabus of tutorials:

Calculations of examples on:
1.Kinematics. Acceleration. Superposition of motions.
2.Newton´s laws, force, impuls, work, power, energy.
3.Onedimensional motion, harmonic oscillator.
4.Resonance. Mathematical pendulum.
5.The field of central force. Kepler´s problem.
6.Noninertial frames of reference, inertial forces.
7.Conservation of momenta and energy.
8.Twobody problem, collisions and scattering.
9.Rigid body, moment of inertia.
10.Gyroscopes, Euler´s equations.
11.Fundamentals of continuum mechanics.
12.Elasticity, Hooke´s law.
13.Equilibrium and motion of fluids, sound propagation.
 Study Objective:

Knowledge: to learn the basic of machanics, to solve simple equation of motion.
Skills: solving if simple equation of motion
 Study materials:

Key references:
[1] Ch. Kittel, Mechanics. McGraw 1965
Recommended references:
[2] Halliday, Resnick, Walker: Fundamentals of physics. J. Wiley 2001
 Note:
 Timetable for winter semester 2023/2024:
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 Timetable for summer semester 2023/2024:
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