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Physics 241 Fall 2012 Reference Page

Description

Introduction to Modern Physics: Kinetic theory; relativity; experimental origin of quantum theory; atomic structure and spectral lines; topics in solid state, nuclear and particle physics. Experiments for this course are covered in Physics 307.

Prerequisites

Physics 202 or 208 & Math 222. Not open to those who have had Physics 205 or 244

Lectures

Times:MWF 8:50-9:40am

Location:2223 Chamberlin Hall

Instructors:Marshall Onellion

Final Exam

Thursday, December 20, 2012 2:45pm to 4:45pm

Textbooks & Materials

Modern Physics, 5th edition by Paul A. Tipler & Ralph Llewell

    W. H. Freeman 2008, ISBN 0716775506

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