Applied & Engineering Physics (AEP)Engineering

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

AEP 1100

Lasers have had an enormous impact on communications, medicine, remote sensing, and material processing. This course reviews the properties of light that are essential to understanding the underlying principles ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: ENGRI 1100

  • 3 Credits Graded

AEP 1200

Lecture/laboratory course designed to introduce first-year students to some of the ideas and concepts of nanoscience and nanotechnology. Topics include nanoscience and nanotechnology-what they are and ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: ENGRI 1200

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 11829AEP 1200  LEC 001

AEP 2170

Second in a three semester introductory physics sequence. Explores quantitative modeling of the physical world through a study of electricity and magnetism. More mathematical and abstract than a typical ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture, one discussion, and one laboratory. Combined with: PHYS 2217

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11060AEP 2170  LEC 001

    • MWF
    • Gibbons, L

  • 11061AEP 2170  DIS 201

  • 11062AEP 2170  DIS 202

  • 11063AEP 2170  LAB 401

  • 11064AEP 2170  LAB 402

AEP 2640

Students use a computer to control equipment and acquire measurements in an engineering or scientific laboratory. Topics include data types, analog-to-digital conversion, digital-to-analog conversion, ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: ENGRD 2640

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12278AEP 2640  LEC 001

  • ENGRC 2640 is a co-requisite.

AEP 3300

A practical laboratory course in basic and modern optics. Students use lasers and basic optical bench equipment to cover a wide range of topics from geometrical optics to interference, diffraction, and ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: PHYS 3330

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11065AEP 3300  LEC 001

    • F
    • Vengalattore, M

  • 11066AEP 3300  LAB 401

AEP 3330

Covers Newton's mechanics; constants of the motion; many-body systems; linear oscillations; variational calculus; Lagrangian and Hamiltonian formalism for generalized coordinates; non-inertial reference ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 10944AEP 3330  LEC 001

    • MWF
    • Wickham, L

  • 10945AEP 3330  DIS 201

    • W
    • Wickham, L

AEP 3560

Second course in theory of electromagnetism. Magnetic materials, Faraday's law, Maxwell equations, electromagnetic waves, reflection and transmission, guided waves, and radiation. view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16694AEP 3560  LEC 001

  • 16695AEP 3560  DIS 201

    • M
    • Shvets, G

AEP 3610

Introductory course on the theory of quantum mechanics. Topics include waves, Schrodinger's equation and the concept of the wavefunction, simple potentials, and the harmonic oscillator model. Emphasis ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 12960AEP 3610  DIS 201

    • T
    • Muller, D

AEP 3630

Practical electronics as encountered in a scientific or engineering research/development environment. Analyze, design, build, and test circuits using discrete components and integrated circuits. Analog ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: PHYS 3360

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17112AEP 3630  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Gruner, S

  • 17113AEP 3630  LAB 401

  • 17114AEP 3630  LAB 402

AEP 4130

For undergraduate and M.Eng. students interested in nuclear energy. Topics are presented at the level of the course text: Lamarsh and Baratta, Introduction to Nuclear Engineering, 3rd ed. and include the ... view course details

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  • 12219AEP 4130  LEC 001

    • MWF
    • Hammer, D

AEP 4210

Review of vector analysis; complex variable theory, Cauchy-Rieman conditions, complex Taylor and Laurent series, Cauchy integral formula and residue techniques, conformal mapping; Fourier Series; Fourier ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

AEP 4230

Quantum statistical basis for equilibrium thermodynamics, microcanonical, canonical and grand canonical ensembles, and partition functions. Classical and quantum ideal gases, paramagnetic and multiple-state ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: PHYS 4230

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 10947AEP 4230  DIS 201

    • R
    • Kusse, B

AEP 4380

Numerical computation (e.g., derivatives, integrals, differential equations, matrices, boundary-value problems, relaxation, Monte Carlo methods) is introduced and applied to engineering physics problems ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12288AEP 4380  LEC 001

AEP 4500

Introduction the physics of crystalline solids. Covers crystal structures; electronic states; lattice vibrations; and metals, insulators, and semiconductors. Covers optical properties, magnetism, ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: PHYS 4454

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11067AEP 4500  LEC 001

  • 11068AEP 4500  LAB 401

    • R
    • Fennie, C

AEP 4900

Laboratory or theoretical work in any branch of engineering physics under the direction of a member of the faculty. The study can take a number of forms; for example, design of laboratory apparatus, performance ... view course details

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  • 1-15 Credits Graded

  • 12738AEP 4900  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

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  • 1-15 Credits Graded

  • 16796AEP 4900  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Shvets, G

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  • 1-15 Credits Graded

  • 16797AEP 4900  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Lambert, G

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  • 1-15 Credits Graded

  • 16798AEP 4900  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Fennie, C

AEP 4910

Laboratory or theoretical work in any branch of engineering physics under the direction of a member of the faculty. The study can take a number of forms; for example, design of laboratory appartus, performance ... view course details

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  • 1-15 Credits Multi-Term

  • 12748AEP 4910  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

AEP 5570

Topics include wave propagation in dielectrics, conductors, and plasmas; pulse propagation in dispersive media; reflection and transmission at interfaces; diffraction from apertures and periodic media; ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 12995AEP 5570  LEC 001

    • MWF
    • Lovelace, R

AEP 6060

Topics include plasma state; motion of charged particles in fields; drift-orbit theory; coulomb scattering, collisions; ambipolar diffusion; elementary transport theory; two-fluid and hydromagnetic equations; ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ECE 5810

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17138AEP 6060  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Hysell, D

  • 17139AEP 6060  DIS 201

    • F
    • Hysell, D

AEP 6620

Introduction to the fundamentals of micro and nano-fabricating and patterning thin-film materials and surfaces, with emphasis on electronic and optical materials, micromechanics, and other applications. ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12996AEP 6620  LEC 001

AEP 6630

Upper-level undergraduate and graduate-level course that covers the basis of biology and the principles and practice of microfabrication techniques. Course lectures are largely from guest faculty with ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: BME 6670MSE 5630

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 11845AEP 6630  LEC 001

AEP 7510

Independent study under the direction of a member of the university faculty. Students participate in an independent research project through work on a special problem related to their field of interest. ... view course details

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  • 1-12 Credits Multi-Term

  • 11589AEP 7510  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

AEP 7530

Special topics in applied science, with focus on areas of applied physics and engineering that are of current interest. Subjects chosen are researched in the library and presented in a seminar format by ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 11590AEP 7530  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Muller, D

AEP 8020

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11591AEP 8020  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Buhrman, R

AEP 8030

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11592AEP 8030  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Fuchs, G

AEP 8050

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11593AEP 8050  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Fennie, C

AEP 8070

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11594AEP 8070  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Kusse, B

AEP 8090

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11595AEP 8090  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Lovelace, R

AEP 8130

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11596AEP 8130  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Moses, J

AEP 8150

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11597AEP 8150  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Wise, F

AEP 8160

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11598AEP 8160  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Craighead, H

AEP 8170

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11599AEP 8170  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Brock, J

AEP 8180

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11600AEP 8180  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Lambert, G

AEP 8200

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11601AEP 8200  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Lindau, M

AEP 8210

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11602AEP 8210  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Pollack, L

AEP 8230

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11603AEP 8230  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Xu, C

AEP 8240

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  • 1-15 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 11743AEP 8240  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Kourkoutis, L

AEP 8820

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11604AEP 8820  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Muller, D