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.

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2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 1762 TuTh
09:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Fuchs,Christopher Alan M02-0214
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/06/2016 - 12/14/2016
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 29
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = PHYSIC 114 or permission of instructor
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