**classical mechanics** — n. [with sing. v.] Physics the study of mechanics using Newton s laws rather than quantum theory and relativity … English World dictionary

**Classical mechanics** — This article is about the physics sub field. For the book written by Herbert Goldstein and others, see Classical Mechanics (book). Classical mechanics … Wikipedia

**classical mechanics** — klasikinė mechanika statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. classical mechanics vok. klassische Mechanik, f rus. классическая механика, f pranc. mécanique classique, f … Fizikos terminų žodynas

**Classical Mechanics (book)** — Classical Mechanics is a textbook about Classical Mechanics written by Herbert Goldstein. After the death of Herbert Goldstein in 2005, a new third edition of the book has been released with the collaboration of Charles P. Poole and John L. Safko … Wikipedia

**Classical Mechanics (textbook)** — Classical Mechanics is a textbook about Classical Mechanics written by Herbert Goldstein. After the death of Herbert Goldstein in 2005, a new third edition of the book has been released with the collaboration of Charles P. Poole and John L. Safko … Wikipedia

**classical mechanics** — Physics. the branch of mechanics that is based on Newton s laws of motion and that is applicable to systems that are so large that Planck s constant can be regarded as negligibly small (distinguished from quantum mechanics). Also called Newtonian … Universalium

**classical mechanics** — noun all of the physical laws of nature that account for the behaviour of the normal world, but break down when dealing with the very small (see quantum mechanics) or the very fast or very heavy (see relativity) … Wiktionary

**History of classical mechanics** — Early Ideas on MotionThe Greek philosophers, and Aristotle in particular, were the first to propose that there are abstract principles governing nature. Aristotle argued, in his paper On the Heavens , that every body has a heaviness and so tends… … Wikipedia

**List of equations in classical mechanics** — ;Nomenclature: a = acceleration (m/s sup2;): g = gravitational field strength/acceleration in free fall (m/s sup2;): F = force (N = kg m/s sup2;): E k = kinetic energy (J = kg m sup2;/s sup2;): E p = potential energy (J = kg m sup2;/s sup2;): m … Wikipedia

**Structure and Interpretation of Classical Mechanics** — ( SICM ) is a classical mechanics textbook written by Gerald Jay Sussman and Jack Wisdom with Meinhard E. Mayer. It was published by MIT Press in 2001. The book (ISBN 0 262 19455 4) is used at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to teach… … Wikipedia