

Lecture Notes, Tutorial Sheets and Handouts
Any errors in the lecture notes and tutorial sheets (should!) have been corrected in these online versions.Lecture notes are available in two formats:
 PDF: Portable Document Format. These notes should be viewable anywhere and printable on most printers.
 PDF2: refers to `two up' PDF  ie the format of the lecture handouts.
Lecture Notes
Tutorial Sheets

Tutorial 1:
(PDF)
Index notation, basis transformations and tensors
Tutorial 2: (PDF) Tensors, matrices and determinants
Tutorial 3: (PDF) Tensors, pseudotensors and invariant tensors
Tutorial 4: (PDF) Rotation and reflection tensors, the inertia tensor
Tutorial 5: (PDF) The inertia tensor, diagonal tensors, Taylor expansions
Tutorial 6: (PDF) Curvilinear coordinates
Tutorial 7: (PDF) Vector calculus revision, delta functions and electrostatics
Tutorial 8: (PDF) Electrostatics
Tutorial 9: (PDF) More electrostatics
Tutorial 10: (PDF) Magnetostatics
Tutorial 11: (PDF) More magnetostatics
Handin Sheets

Handin 1:
(PDF)
Tensors and curvilinear coordinates
Handin 2: (PDF) Electrostatics (Due: 10:00am on Friday, December 1)
Lecture and tutorial times
 Lectures are on Tuesdays and Fridays 10:0010:50 in JCMB
Room 5326. The first lecture is on Tuesday September 19, 2017.
*** There will be an `extra' lecture in JCMB Room 5328 on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 11:10. This is the week 1 tutorial slot; there will be no tutorial in week 1. ***
 Tutorial workshops are held on Wednesdays 11:1013:00pm in JCMB
Room 6301.
The first tutorial workshop is on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 in JCMB 6301.
 Problem solving is an integral part of the course and you are expected to attend the tutorial workshop every week for the entire two hours, and to work through the problems on the tutorial sheets.