BS-Physics 4th Regular

Vector and tensor analysis MATH-5124

MATH-5124 Vectors and Tensors Analysis____ Cr.H-3(3-0)
1. Vector Analysis: Gradient
2. Divergence and curl of point functions
3. Expansion formulae
4. Curvilinear coordinates, line, surface and volume integrals
5. Gauss’s, Green’s and Stoke’s theorems
6. Cartesian Tensors: Summation convention
7. Proper and improper transformation
8. Transformation equations
9. Orthogonally conditions
10. Kronecker tensor and Levi-civita tensor
11. Tensors of different ranks
12. Inner and outer products
13. Contraction
14. Quotient theorems
15. Symmetric and anti symmetric tensors
16. Application to Vector Analysis
Recommended Books
1. Shah,N. A.,Vector and Tenser Analysis, (2015).
2. Spiegel,M.R.,Vector and an Introduction to Tensor Analysis, (McGraw Hill, 2016).
Suggested Books
1. Young,E.C.,Vector and Tensor Analysis, (Mareel Dekker, Inc, 1993).
2. Chorlton,F.,Vector and Tensor Methods, (Eills Horwood Publisher, Chichester, U.K. 1977).


Key Dates and Time of Class Meeting

Wednesday                                                             11:00am-12:00pm

Thuesday                                                                10:00am-11:00am

Friday                                                                     10:00am-11:00am

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