16.07 Dynamics


Class Info

Fundamentals of Newtonian mechanics. Kinematics, particle dynamics, motion relative to accelerated reference frames, work and energy, impulse and momentum, systems of particles and rigid body dynamics. Applications to aerospace engineering including introductory topics in orbital mechanics, flight dynamics, inertial navigation and attitude dynamics.

This class has 16.001, 16.002, 16.003, and 16.004 as prerequisites.

16.07 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by D. W. Miller and S. E. Widnall.

Lecture occurs 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays in 37-212.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Dynamics site or on the 16.07 Stellar site.

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