Simple Harmonic Motion (cont.) and Introduction to Waves 
Simple Harmonic Motion (cont.) and Introduction to Waves
by Yale / Ramamurti Shankar
Video Lecture 18 of 24
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Date Added: September 8, 2008

Lecture Description


This lecture continues the topic of harmonic motions. Problems are introduced and solved to explore various aspects of oscillation. The second half of the lecture is an introduction to the nature and behavior of waves. Both longitudinal and transverse waves are defined and explained.

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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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