## Reading Club

### 2018 SPRING Reading:

**Topic: Hydrodynamics**

**Main Text:** **Landau & Lifshitz, vol. 6, "Fluid Mechanics"**

**Reading:** Chapter 1, Sections 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7.

**Additional Literature:**

"Feynman's lectures on Physics", vol. II, Chs. 40, 41

**Meeting 01: **Tue., Mar 27 @ 4:15pm, Rm. 221. [**Topics:** Hydrodynamic method, stress tensor, the stress tensor of an ideal fluid]

**Meeting 02: **Wed., Mar 28 @ 5:00pm, Rm. 221. [**Topics:** Continuity equation, examples]

**Meeting 03: **Tue., Apr 03 @ 4:15pm, Rm. 220. [**Topics:** Euler equation (derivation)]

**Meeting 04: **Tue., Apr 10 @ 4:15pm, Rm. 220. [**Topics:** Euler equation (cont.), vorticity]

**Meeting 05: **TBA [**Topics:** Euler equation (cont.), examples]

### 2017 SUMMER Reading List:

**1) C. W. Misner, K. S. Thorne, J. A. Wheeler, "Gravitation" **(MTW)

A very useful companion to MTW is: **B. Schutz, "Geometrical methods of Mathematical Physics" **

- Next meeting:
**TBA,**Rm. 221 **MTW SLIDES**(**as of May 27, 2017**)**MTW NOTES**(**as of May 12, 2017**)

Are there (other) good books on General Relativity?

**2) ****N. I. Akhiezer and I. M. Glazman, "Theory of Linear Operators in Hilbert Space", vols. I, II **(available at UGA Science Library)

**D. M. Gitman, I. V. Tyutin, B. L. Voronov, "Self-Adjoint Extensions in Quantum Mechanics" **(free download for members of UGA community)

### Current schedule (TBA)

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