PHYS 1112

PHYS 1112

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

First course in a three-semester introductory physics sequence. This course is taught in a largely "flipped', highly interactive manner, with reading preparation required for class. Covers the mechanics of particles with focus on kinematics, dynamics, conservation laws, central force fields, periodic motion. Mechanics of many-particle systems: center of mass, rotational mechanics of a rigid body, rotational equilibrium, and fluid mechanics. Temperature, heat, the laws of thermodynamics. At the level of University Physics, Vol. 1, by Young and Freedman.

When Offered Fall, Spring, Summer.

Permission Note Primarily for: students in Engineering, Physics or related subjects.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: MATH 1910, MATH 1120, or MATH 1220. Recommended corequisite: MATH 1920 in order to continue with PHYS 2213 the following semester. Corequisite: MATH 1910 may be allowed by instructor in exceptional cases, but continuation in PHYS 2213 will then have to be deferred until MATH 1920 is completed.
Forbidden Overlaps Forbidden Overlap: due to an overlap in content, students will receive credit for only one course in the following group: EAS 1600, PHYS 1101, PHYS 1112, PHYS 1116, PHYS 2207.

Distribution Category (PBS-AS, PHS-AS)

Comments Students interested in majoring in Engineering Physics or Physics, and who have a strong physics and mathematics background are encouraged to consider PHYS 1116.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture, one discussion, and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4609 PHYS 1112   LEC 001

    • MWF Online Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Fulbright, R

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    All enrollment requests should be directed to physicsenrollment@cornell.edu

  •  4610 PHYS 1112   LEC 002

    • MWF Online Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Fulbright, R

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    All enrollment requests should be directed to physicsenrollment@cornell.edu

  •  4615 PHYS 1112   DIS 201

    • TR Clark Hall 294D
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Fulbright, R

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  •  4616 PHYS 1112   DIS 202

    • TR Clark Hall 294D
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Fulbright, R

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  •  4617 PHYS 1112   DIS 203

    • MW Clark Hall 294D
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Fulbright, R

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  •  4618 PHYS 1112   DIS 204

    • TR Online Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Fulbright, R

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    • Fulbright, R

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    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Fulbright, R

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  •  4648 PHYS 1112   LAB 401

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    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Fulbright, R

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  •  4653 PHYS 1112   LAB 406

    • R Online Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Shen, K

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    • Shen, K

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    • T Online Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Fulbright, R

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  •  4656 PHYS 1112   LAB 409

    • R Online Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Fulbright, R

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  4657 PHYS 1112   LAB 410

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    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Shen, K

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  •  4658 PHYS 1112   LAB 411

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    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Fulbright, R

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    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
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    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
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    • W Online Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
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  • Instruction Mode: Online

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    • W Online Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Fulbright, R

  • Instruction Mode: Online