An overview of modules |
Structure of Mechanics e-texts |

1-1-Modelling and Newton's Laws |
Introduction; Modelling process; Forces acting at a point. |

2-1-Point and non point forces |
Point forces not involving friction; Point forces involving friction; Bodies subject to non point forces; Centre of Gravity |

2-2-Motion under constant acceleration |
Motion with constnt acceleration in one dimension;Motion with constnt acceleration in two dimensions; Motion with constnt acceleration in three dimensions. |

3-1-Momentum and Impulse |
Introduction to the Impulse - Momentum principle; Conservation of Momentum; Conservation of Momentum in two dimensions. |

3-2-Work; Energy; Power. |
Principle of Work; Principle of Energy; Principle of Power. |

4-1-Circular motion |
Motion in a horizontal circle; Motion in a vertical circle |

4-2-Differential Equations |
Acceleration and velocity as a function of time; Acceleration dependant on displacement or velocity; Problems involving gravity and resistive forces; applications involving first and second order differential equations. |

5-1-Simple Harmonic Motion |
Simple Harmonic, and damped Harmonic motions. |