PHYS 4490

PHYS 4490

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021. Courses of Study 2021-2022 is scheduled to publish by July 1.

Individual project work (reading or laboratory) in any branch of physics.  Products vary, but may include a thesis. Evaluation criteria are decided between student and faculty member.

When Offered Fall, Spring.

Course Attribute (CU-UGR)

Comments A maximum of 8 credits may be applied to physics major. To apply for independent study, please complete the online form.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4630PHYS 4490  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Alexander, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Independent Study proposals are submitted online at http://physics.cornell.edu/physics-majors#courses

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5815PHYS 4490  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Arias, T

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5816PHYS 4490  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Bazarov, I

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5817PHYS 4490  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Cohen, I

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5818PHYS 4490  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Csaki, C

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5819PHYS 4490  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Elser, V

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5820PHYS 4490  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Flanagan, E

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5821PHYS 4490  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Franck, C

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5822PHYS 4490  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Gibbons, L

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5823PHYS 4490  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Ginsparg, P

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5824PHYS 4490  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Grossman, Y

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5825PHYS 4490  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Gruner, S

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5887PHYS 4490  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Hartman, T

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5888PHYS 4490  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Hoffstaetter, G

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5889PHYS 4490  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Holmes, N

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5890PHYS 4490  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Kim, E

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6614PHYS 4490  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Leclair, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6615PHYS 4490  IND 618

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Lepage, G

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6616PHYS 4490  IND 619

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Liepe, M

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6825PHYS 4490  IND 620

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Mak, K

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6826PHYS 4490  IND 621

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Maxson, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6838PHYS 4490  IND 622

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • McAllister, L

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7299PHYS 4490  IND 623

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • McEuen, P

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7300PHYS 4490  IND 624

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Mueller, E

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7301PHYS 4490  IND 625

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Niemack, M

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7310PHYS 4490  IND 626

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Nowack, K

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7510PHYS 4490  IND 627

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Parpia, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7593PHYS 4490  IND 628

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Patterson, R

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7602PHYS 4490  IND 629

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Perelstein, M

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7608PHYS 4490  IND 630

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Ralph, D

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7609PHYS 4490  IND 631

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Ramshaw, B

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7613PHYS 4490  IND 632

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Rubin, D

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7614PHYS 4490  IND 633

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Ryd, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7619PHYS 4490  IND 634

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Sethna, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8333PHYS 4490  IND 635

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Shen, K

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8334PHYS 4490  IND 636

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Taylor, N

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8335PHYS 4490  IND 637

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Teukolsky, S

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8356PHYS 4490  IND 639

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Thorne, R

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8357PHYS 4490  IND 640

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wang, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8358PHYS 4490  IND 641

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Wittich, P

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8545PHYS 4490  IND 642

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • McMahon, P

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8565PHYS 4490  IND 643

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Chernoff, D

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8566PHYS 4490  IND 644

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Singer, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8577PHYS 4490  IND 645

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Shvets, G

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 19273PHYS 4490  IND 646

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Herman, E

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies