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University of California, Santa Barbara
College
of Creative Studies - Physics

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Newtonian Mechanics

PHYS CS 31 Ė Fall 2006

Instructors: Dr. Ilan Ben-Yaacov, Matthew Neeley

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Announcements

*    11/29/06: Homework 9 is now posted below.

*    11/15/06: Homework 8 is now posted below.There will be no problem session on 11/22 (Thanksgiving week), so you have 2 weeks to do HW 8.It is a longer HW set, so donít put it off until the last minute.

*    11/8/06: An extra lecture will be held on Monday, Nov 20 in CCS room 164B from 1-2pm.

*    11/8/06: Homework 7 is now posted below.

*    11/1/06: Homework 6 is now posted below.

*    10/31/06: On Homework 5, you do not need to do HRK Problem 19 from Chapter 5.

*    10/25/06: Homework 5 is now posted below.

*    10/18/06: Homework 4 is now posted below.

*    10/18/06: As mentioned in class, Ilanís office hours have changed.They are now TUESDAYS 1:15 - 3:15pm.

*    10/9/06: An extra lecture will be held on Friday, Oct 13 in CCS room 164B from 1-2pm.

*    09/26/06: Welcome to CCS Physics!

 

 

Syllabus (click here for syllabus in .pdf format)

 

Lecture:

Time:†††††††††††††††††††††† Tues/Thurs 3:30 - 4:50 p.m.

Place:††††††††††††††††††††† BLDG 387, room 104

Instructor:††††††††††††† Dr. Ilan Ben-Yaacov, ESB Room 2213, ext 5295, ilan@engineering.ucsb.edu

Office Hours:†††††††† Tuesday 1:15-3:15pm in ESB 2213

 

Problem Sessions:

Time / Place:††††††††† Wed 1:00 - 2:50 p.m., HSSB 4202

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Wed 3:00 - 4:50 p.m., CCS Room 148

Instructor:††††††††††††† Matthew Neeley, maffoo@physics.ucsb.edu

Office Hours:†††††††† Mon 3:00-5:00pm in BROIDA Room 4217

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (click here for a map of 4th floor of Broida)

 

 

Teaching Assistant:††† Matthew Shepard, mjs981@physics.ucsb.edu

TA office hours:†††††††††† Mon 6:00-8:00pm in CCS Room 145

 

Grader:††††††††††††††††††††††††† Ryan Hazelton, rhazelton@umail.ucsb.edu

Grader office hours:†† Tues 6:00-8:00pm in CCS room 148 (or 145 if room 148 is full)

 

Required Texts:††† Physics, 5th edition, by Resnick, Halliday, and Krane, 2002, ISBN 0-471-32057-9

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† An Introduction to Mechanics, by Kleppner and Kolenkow, 1973, ISBN 0-07-035048-5

 

Homework Assignments

 

Homework 1††

 

Homework 2

 

Homework 3

 

Homework 4

 

Homework 5

 

Homework 6

 

Homework 7

 

Homework 8

 

Homework 9

 

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Handouts

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