Course Catalog


Introduction to Contemporary Physics

The third semester of calculus-level introductory physics. Topics include special relativity; the historical development of quantum theory; elements of quantum mechanics; with applications to atomic, molecular, solid state, nuclear and particle physics. Students who need or want laboratory work in modern physics should enroll concurrently in PHYSIC 281.

Offered in:

2017 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 4042 TuTh
09:30 - 10:45
Fuchs,Christopher Alan W01-0060
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 18
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = PHYSIC 114 or permission of instructor
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