**PHYSICS 505, MECHANICS**

TTH 9:30-10:50 PAA A114

Office hours: after lectures

Instructor Boris Spivak

Office B440, PAB

Email: spivak@uw.edu

Books: L.D. Landau, I.M. Lifshitz, Mechanics,

H. Goldstein, Classical
mechanics

J.B. Marion, S.T. Thornton,
Classical dynamics of particles and systems

For theorists: V.I. Arnold,
Mathematical methods of classical mechanics.

EXAMS:

Midterm : Feb. 13

Final: Wednesday,
March 19, 2014, 10:30-12:20, PAA A114

Grading policy: Homework-
20%, Midterms - 30%, Final- 50%