Physics 107 Spring 2013 Reference Page

Description

The Ideas of Modern Physics: For non-science majors. The twentieth century physical world picture and its origins. Selected topics in classical physics: relativity, and the quantum theory with emphasis on the meaning of basic concepts and their broader implications rather than practical applications. Three lectures per week.

Prerequisites

Completion of QR-A. High school algebra & geometry. Not open to those who have had a 200-level Physics course. Open to Freshmen

Lectures

Times:MWF 2:25-3:15pm Location:2241 Chamberlin Hall Instructors:Franz Himpsel

Final Exam

Sunday, May 12, 2013 2:45pm to 4:45pm

Textbooks & Materials

Physics: Concepts and Connections, 5th edition by Art Hobson Addison-Wesley 2009, ISBN 0321661133

Resources

Course Home Page MyUW Course Guide Page Library Reserves Page
©2013 Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System