Physics in the Arts: A course on sound and light for non-science majors. The nature of sound and sound perception; fundamentals of harmony, musical scales, and musical instruments. Studies of light including lenses, photography, color perception, and color mixing. Two lectures and one two-hour lab per week.
Completion of QR-A. High school algebra & geometry. Not open to those who have had a 200-level physics course. Open to Freshmen
Physics in the Arts, Revised Edition, Revised edition by P. Gilbert and W. Haeberli
Academic Press 2011, ISBN 0123918782
Slim Quadrille Notebook (Available in University Bookstore)
Physics 109 Laboratory Notes