Law of Conservation of Energy in Higher Dimensions 
Law of Conservation of Energy in Higher Dimensions
by Yale / Ramamurti Shankar
Video Lecture 6 of 24
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Date Added: September 8, 2008

Lecture Description

The discussion on the Law of Conservation of Energy continues but is applied in higher dimensions. The notion of a function with two variables is reviewed. Conservative forces are explained and students are taught how to recognize and manufacture them.

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Course Description

This course provides a thorough introduction to the principles and methods of physics for students who have good preparation in physics and mathematics. Emphasis is placed on problem solving and quantitative reasoning. This course covers Newtonian mechanics, special relativity, gravitation, thermodynamics, and waves.

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