Physics (PHYS)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2014-2015.

PHYS 1012

Provides backup instruction for PHYS 1112. Recommended for students who either feel insecure about taking PHYS 1112 or simply want to develop their problem-solving skills. Emphasis is on getting the student ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  •  6108PHYS 1012  SEM 101

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  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation

PHYS 1102

 PHYS 1101 and PHYS 1102 emphasize quantitative and conceptual understanding of the topics and tools of introductory physics developed without use of calculus. The course offers individualized instruction. ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6106PHYS 1102  LEC 001

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  • In PHYS 1102, you work on your own and at your own pace. Time-management skills are an important factor. For those students who have completed PHYS 1101 attendance to the opening lecture Thursday, January 22 at 7:30 pm in Rockefeller 203 is not necessary.

PHYS 1112

First course in a three semester introductory physics sequence. Covers the mechanics of particles with focus on kinematics, dynamics, conservation laws, central force fields, periodic motion. Mechanics ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture, one discussion, and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6133PHYS 1112  LEC 001

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  •  6134PHYS 1112  LEC 002

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PHYS 1116

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

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  •   Choose one lecture, one discussion, and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6467PHYS 1116  LEC 001

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  • PHYS 1116 has only 1 section and 1 lab open during pre enrollment.

  •  6468PHYS 1116  DIS 201

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  •  6470PHYS 1116  LAB 401

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PHYS 1190

Students perform the laboratory component of one of the introductory courses (PHYS 1112, PHYS 2207, PHYS 2208, PHYS 2213, PHYS 2214) to complement the lecture-related course credit acquired elsewhere. ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  •  6472PHYS 1190  LAB 401

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    • Staff

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  •  7495PHYS 1190  LAB 402

    • TBA
    • Staff

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PHYS 1203

Shows how the unification of apparently distinct areas of physics leads to an explosion in the growth of our knowledge and understanding. The material is divided into three parts: the physics of motion ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6479PHYS 1203  LEC 001

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  •  6480PHYS 1203  DIS 201

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PHYS 1204

Explores musical sound from a physics point of view. Topics include how various musical instruments work; pitch, timbre, scales, intervals, and tunings; hearing; human voice and room acoustics. This course ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: MUSIC 1466

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6474PHYS 1204  LEC 001

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  •  6477PHYS 1204  DIS 201

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PHYS 2208

PHYS 2207-PHYS 2208 is a two-semester introduction to physics with emphasis on tools generally applicable in sciences. Provides a structured learning environment with significant contact hours to help ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture, one discussion, and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6489PHYS 2208  LEC 001

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  •  6490PHYS 2208  LEC 002

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  •  6491PHYS 2208  DIS 201

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PHYS 2213

Second in a three semester introductory physics sequence.  Topics include electrostatics, behavior of matter in electric fields, DC circuits, magnetic fields, Faraday's law, AC circuits, and electromagnetic ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture, one discussion, and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6550PHYS 2213  LEC 001

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  •  6551PHYS 2213  LEC 002

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PHYS 2214

For majors in engineering (including biological, biomedical, and biomolecular engineering), computer science, physics, earth and atmospheric science, and other physical and biological sciences who wish ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture, one discussion, and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6534PHYS 2214  LEC 001

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  •  6535PHYS 2214  LEC 002

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  •  6536PHYS 2214  DIS 201

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PHYS 2216

Introduction to Einstein's Theory of Special Relativity, including Galilean and Lorentz transformations, the concept of simultaneity, time dilation and Lorentz contraction, the relativistic transformations ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  •  6582PHYS 2216  LEC 001

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PHYS 2217

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: AEP 2170

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6702PHYS 2217  LEC 001

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  •  6703PHYS 2217  DIS 201

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PHYS 2218

This course is divided into two parts. The larger segment of the course typically focuses on wave phenomena: deriving wave equations, solving wave equations, superposition, Fourier series and transforms. ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture, one discussion, and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6584PHYS 2218  LEC 001

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  •  6585PHYS 2218  DIS 201

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  • PHYS 2218 has only 1 section and 1 lab open during pre enrollment.

  •  6586PHYS 2218  DIS 202

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  •  6587PHYS 2218  LAB 401

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  •  6588PHYS 2218  LAB 402

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PHYS 3314

Topics include Lagrangian mechanics; Newtonian mechanics based on a variational principle; conservation laws from symmetries; two-body orbits due to a central force.  Also includes additional topics such ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6589PHYS 3314  LEC 001

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PHYS 3316

Topics include breakdown of classical concepts in microphysics; light quanta and matter waves; Schrödinger equation and solutions for square well, harmonic oscillator, and the hydrogen atom; wave packets, ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6577PHYS 3316  LEC 001

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  •  6578PHYS 3316  DIS 201

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PHYS 3318

Covers Newtonian mechanics of particles and systems of particles, including rigid bodies, oscillating systems, gravitation and planetary motion, moving coordinate systems, Euler's equations, Lagrange and ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6580PHYS 3318  LEC 001

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PHYS 3360

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: AEP 3630

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7448PHYS 3360  LEC 001

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  •  6611PHYS 3360  LAB 401

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PHYS 4400

Experiments of widely varying difficulty in one or more areas, as listed under PHYS 4410, may be done to fill the student's special requirements. view course details

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  • 0-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6592PHYS 4400  LAB 401

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PHYS 4410

Over 50 available experiments on various topics including atomic and molecular spectroscopy, optics, condensed matter physics, nuclear physics, electrical and microwave circuits, x-rays, and magnetic resonance. ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: PHYS 6510

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6593PHYS 4410  LEC 001

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  •  6594PHYS 4410  LAB 401

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PHYS 4433

An introduction to theoretical and observational cosmology aimed at interested science and engineering majors. Topics include an introduction to general relativity as applied to the cosmos; the cosmic ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ASTRO 4433

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15710PHYS 4433  LEC 001

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PHYS 4443

Provides an introduction to concepts and techniques of quantum mechanics, at the level of An Introduction to Quantum Mechanics by Griffiths. view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6696PHYS 4443  LEC 001

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  •  6697PHYS 4443  DIS 201

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PHYS 4444

Covers the standard model of particle physics; behavior of high-energy particles and radiation; elementary particles; basic properties of accelerators and detectors; and general symmetries and conservation ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6728PHYS 4444  LEC 001

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PHYS 4480

Covers numerical methods for ordinary and partial differential equations, linear algebra and eigenvalue problems, integration, nonlinear equations, optimization, and fast Fourier transforms. Find out how ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ASTRO 7690PHYS 7680

  • 3 Credits Sat/UnSat

  •  5562PHYS 4480  LEC 001

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PHYS 4482

This course will cover a topic in the philosophy of physics, such as the existence of time and space, the philosophy of quantum mechanics, or the direction of time. view course details

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  • Topic: Philosophy of Space and Time

  •  9316PHYS 4482  SEM 101

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PHYS 4483

Designed to give qualified undergraduate students with an interest in teaching and leadership an introduction to facilitating successful group work.  This experience includes attending and participating ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  • 17961PHYS 4483  TA 650

    • TBA
    • Thom-Levy, J

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PHYS 4484

This 1.5-hour weekly seminar provides undergraduate and graduate students with an introduction to core concepts in physics education. Participants discuss articles and videos drawn from physics and science ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: PHYS 7684

  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  •  6739PHYS 4484  LEC 001

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  • Teaching assignments begin the second week of class.

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  • 17470PHYS 4484  LEC 002

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  • Teaching assignments begin the second week of class.

PHYS 4485

Designed to give qualified undergraduate students with an interest in teaching careers a structured introduction to teaching physics.  This experience includes attending and participating in weekly course ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  •  7980PHYS 4485  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Thorne, R

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  • Teaching assignments begin the second week of class.

PHYS 4486

Teaching experience for qualified undergraduate students in PHYS 1101/PHYS 1102.  Contact time will be in the course's Learning Center, in a team environment with graduate student TAs and faculty. Activities ... view course details

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  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7981PHYS 4486  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Giambattista, A

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PHYS 4490

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. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6650PHYS 4490  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Flanagan, E

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7484PHYS 4490  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Franck, C

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7485PHYS 4490  IND 603

    • TBA
    • McEuen, P

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7486PHYS 4490  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Liepe, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7487PHYS 4490  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Alexander, J

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7488PHYS 4490  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Thorne, R

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7489PHYS 4490  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Grossman, Y

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7490PHYS 4490  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Ralph, D

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7491PHYS 4490  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Niemack, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7492PHYS 4490  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Shen, K

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7493PHYS 4490  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Rubin, D

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7494PHYS 4490  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Perelstein, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7536PHYS 4490  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Eichhorn, R

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7537PHYS 4490  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Lawler, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7538PHYS 4490  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Teukolsky, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7541PHYS 4490  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Ryd, A

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PHYS 6500

Experiments of widely varying difficulty in one or more areas, as listed under PHYS 6510, may be done to fill special requirements. view course details

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  • 0-2 Credits Graded

  •  6651PHYS 6500  LAB 401

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PHYS 6510

Over 50 available experiments on various topics including atomic and molecular spectroscopy, optics, condensed matter physics, nuclear physics, electrical and microwave circuits, x-rays, and magnetic resonance. ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: PHYS 4410

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  6652PHYS 6510  LEC 001

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  •  6653PHYS 6510  LAB 401

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PHYS 6520

Projects of modern topical interest that involve some independent development work by student. Opportunity for more initiative in experimental work than is possible in PHYS 6510. view course details

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  • 0-3 Credits Graded

  •  6654PHYS 6520  IND 601

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PHYS 6554

A continuation of PHYS 6553 and ASTRO 6509 that covers a variety of advanced topics and applications of general relativity in astrophysics, cosmology, and high-energy physics. view course details

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  •   Combined with: ASTRO 6510

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15850PHYS 6554  LEC 001

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PHYS 6562

Starts with Hamiltonian mechanics of a single degree of freedom and its extension to many body system, ultimately arguing for probabilistic description of statistical mechanical system. Derives the Boltzmann ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6666PHYS 6562  LEC 001

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PHYS 6574

Possible topics include identical particles, many electron atoms, second quantization, quantization of the electromagnetic field, scattering of complex systems, radiative transitions, and introduction ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6669PHYS 6574  LEC 001

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PHYS 7617

Covers the fundamentals of fluid dynamics that rises in biological fluid dynamics such as the motion of the microscope cells in low Reynolds number flows and unsteady aerodynamics of flapping flight and ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: MAE 6210

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17545PHYS 7617  LEC 001

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PHYS 7645

This course is an introduction to the Standard Model of particle physics. Familiarity with Feynman rules, Lagrangians, and relativistic wave equations at the level of PHYS 7651 is assumed. Topics covered ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6671PHYS 7645  LEC 001

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PHYS 7652

A continuation of PHYS 7651. Introduces more advanced methods and concepts in quantum field theory. Topics include functional integral methods, quantization of spin-1 fields, Quantum Electrodynamics, ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Sat/UnSat

  •  6672PHYS 7652  LEC 001

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PHYS 7661

Presents advanced topics of current research interest. Subject matter varies from year to year. Some likely topics are models of electroweak symmetry breaking, collider physics, flavor physics, topics ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 15946PHYS 7661  LEC 001

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PHYS 7665

Topics in condensed matter, atomic, nuclear and particle astrophysics will be treated, with examples from domains ranging from planets to white dwarfs and neutron stars. view course details

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  •   Combined with: ASTRO 7699

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Seminar: Stellar Structure & Evolution

  • 15815PHYS 7665  SEM 101

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PHYS 7680

Covers numerical methods for ordinary and partial differential equations, linear algebra and eigenvalue problems, integration, nonlinear equations, optimization, and fast Fourier transforms. Find out how ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ASTRO 7690PHYS 4480

  • 3 Credits Sat/UnSat

  •  8533PHYS 7680  LEC 001

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PHYS 7684

This 1.5-hour weekly seminar provides undergraduate and graduate students with an introduction to core concepts in physics education. Participants discuss articles and videos drawn from physics and science ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: PHYS 4484

  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  •  6740PHYS 7684  LEC 001

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PHYS 7685

Offerings are announced each semester. Typical topics are group theory, analyticity in particle physics, weak interactions, superfluids, stellar evolution, surface physics, Monte Carlo methods, low-temperature ... view course details

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  • 1-3 Credits Sat/UnSat

  •  9339PHYS 7685  LEC 002

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PHYS 7686

This course will cover a topic in the philosophy of physics, such as the existence of time and space, the philosophy of quantum mechanics, or the direction of time view course details

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  • Topic: Philosophy of Space and Time

  •  9317PHYS 7686  SEM 101

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PHYS 7690

Special graduate study in some branch of physics, either theoretical or experimental, under the direction of any professorial member of the staff. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6528PHYS 7690  IND 601

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15877PHYS 7690  IND 602

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