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Spring 2009 Lecture Notes
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The reading assignments should be completed before coming to class.

Lecture 1
T&M Ch 14
Oscillations
Wed 1/21
Lecture 2
T&M Ch 15
Waves
Fri 1/23
Lecture 3
T&M Ch 15-16
Superposition of Waves
Mon 1/26
Lecture 4
T&M Ch 33
Interference
Wed 1/28
Lecture 5
T&M Ch 33
Diffraction
Fri 1/30
Lecture 6
T&L Ch 5
Matter waves
Mon 2/2
Lecture 7
T&L Ch 5
Wave functions and probability
Wed 2/4
Lecture 8
T&L Ch 6
Schroedinger equation in 1D,Particle in box, tunneling
Fri 2/6
Lecture 9
T&L Ch 6
Simple Harmonic Oscillator
Mon 2/9
Lecture 10
Exam Review
Wed 2/11
MTE1      
Fri 2/13
Lecture 11
T&M Ch 21
Electric Charge
Mon 2/16
Lecture 12
T&M Ch 22
Electric Field
Wed 2/18
Lecture 13
T&M Ch 22
Gauss' law
Fri 2/20
Lecture 14
T&M Ch 22-23
Electric Potential energy and electric potential
Mon 2/23
Lecture 15
T&M Ch 23
More on Gauss' & Electric Potential - Electric Field relationship
Wed 2/25
Lecture 16
T&M Ch 24
Capacitance
Fri 2/27
Lecture 17
T&M Ch 24
Capacitance, Dielectrics
Mon 3/2
Lecture 18
T&L Ch 4
H-atom, Bohr model
Wed 3/4
Lecture 19
T&L Ch 4
Energy levels, X-ray, 3D Schroedinger equation
Fri 3/6
Lecture 20
T&L Ch 7
Schroedinger eq in central potential
Mon 3/9
Lecture 21
Exam Review
Wed 3/11
MTE2
Fri 3/13
Spr Break      
Mon 3/16
       
Wed 3/18
   
 
Fri 3/20
Lecture 22
T&L Ch 7
Electron Spin
Mon 3/23
Lecture 23
T&L Ch 11
Spin-orbit effect, exclusion principle
Wed 3/25
Lecture 24
T&L Ch 11
Nuclear Physics
Fri 3/27
Lecture 25
T&L Ch 11
Radioactivity
Mon 3/30
Lecture 26
T&M Ch 25
Currents and Resistors
Wed 4/1
Lecture 27
T&M Ch 25
DC Circuits and RC circuits
Fri 4/3
Lecture 28
T&M Ch 26
Magnetic Field and Force
Mon 4/6
Lecture 29
T&M Ch 26
Magnetic Forces, Torque on Current Loop
Wed 4/8
Lecture 30
T&M Ch 27
Biot-Savart's Law
Fri 4/10
Lecture 31
T&M Ch 27
Ampere's Law
Mon 4/13
Lecture 32
T&M Ch 28
Magnetic Induction
Wed 4/15
Lecture 33
T&M Ch 28
Motional emf, Inductance
Fri 4/17
Lecture 34
T&M Ch 28
Inductance, RL circuits
Mon 4/20
Lecture 35
Exam Review
Wed 4/22
MTE3
Fri. 4/24
Lecture 36
T&M Ch 30
Displacement current, Maxwell equations
Mon 4/27
Lecture 37
T&M Ch 30
EM waves
Wed 4/29
Lecture 38
T&M Ch 30, 31
EM waves, Polarization
Fri. 5/1
Lecture 39
T&L Ch 12
Particle Physics
Mon 5/4
Lecture 40
T&L Ch 12
Particle Physics
Wed 5/6
Lecture 41
Final Exam Review
Wed 5/8

 



 

 
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