Tian Tang, PhD, PEng

Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Mechanical Engineering Dept

Fall Term 2023 (1850)

MEC E 683 - Statistical Mechanics with Applications

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Review of classical mechanics and thermodynamics concepts; introduction to principles of statistical mechanics; concepts of ensembles and ensemble average; probability function and partition function in different ensembles; calculation of thermodynamic quantities from statistical mechanics; applications to polymer elasticity, cell mechanics, fracture mechanics and theories of electrolytic solutions; Monte-Carlo and Molecular Dynamics simulations in different ensembles. Prerequisites: Consent of instructor.

LECTURE A1 (87337)

2023-09-05 - 2023-12-08
TR 09:30 - 10:50 (CSC B-41)

Winter Term 2024 (1860)

EN PH 131 - Mechanics

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-1S-3/2)

Kinematics and dynamics of particles; gravitation; work and energy; linear momentum; angular momentum; systems of particles; introduction to dynamics of rigid bodies. Prerequisites: MATH 100 or 117, and ENGG 130. Corequisite: MATH 101 or 118. Restricted to Engineering students. Other students who take this course will receive *3.0.

LECTURE EB01 (13710)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
MWF 09:00 - 09:50 (ETLC E1-017)