Paper : Classical Mechanics and Theory of Relativity
Code: 09010104
Sr. No  Topic  Learning Objectives (At the end the student should be able to)  Teaching Guidelines  Methodology  Time 
1.  Laws of motion & its applications
1.Centre of mass and equation of motion Constrained motion 2.Degrees of freedom, 3.Generalised coordinates 
Explanation of law of motion, conservation laws and applications  To make understand
1.Laws of motion, motion under force 2.Mechanics of single and system of particles 3.Conservation of laws of linear momentum 4. angular momentum and 5.mechanical energy

1.White Board teaching/
2. PPT’s
3. Numerical and conceptual problem based on the topic

5 hrs
3 hrs
2 hrs 
2.  Moment Of Inertia
1.Moment of inertia of solid sphere ,Hollow sphere 2. Spherical sphere solid cyclinder 3.Hollow cylinder solid bar of rectangular cross section 
Describe rigid body motion and moment of inertia and applications  To define the basic about the topic moment of inertia & its applications
1.Rigid body motion 2.Rotational motion 3.Moment of inertia 4.Torque 5.Angular momentum 6.Kinetic energy of rotation 7.Theorems of prependicular 8.Theorem parallel axis 
1.Visual aids subject for better concept clarity
2. Numerical and conceptual problem based on the topic

8 hrs
2 hrs 
3.  Theory of Relativity
1.Michelson Morley experiment 2.Search for ether 3.Lorentz transformation equations 4.Length contraction 5.Time dilation 6.Velocity addition theorem 7.Variation of mass with velocity 8. mass equivalence 
Relation of Newton’s mechanics with Einstein’s special relativity  To clear the relation between Newtonian mechanics and Special theory of Relativity
1.Frames of reference systems 2.Interial frames of reference 3.Galilean transformations equation

1. white board teaching
2. classroom discussion based on the topic and how its useful and applicable in daily routine life 
8hrs
2 hrs
