A Modern Introduction to Physics Fall 2018 Reference Page

Course Number: 
249
Instructor: 
Matthew Herndon
Keith Bechtol
Student Type: 
Undergraduate
Course Description: 
Continuation of Physics 248. Modern physics: introduction to quantum mechanics, topics from nuclear and particle physics, condensed matter physics, and atomic physics. Three lectures and one discussion per week. Enroll Info: Physics 248 & Math 234, or consent of instructor; concurrent registration in Physics 307 required. Not open to students who have taken Physics 241; Open to Freshmen. Intended primarily for physics, AMEP, astronomy-physics majors
Prerequisites: 
None
Lecture Place and Time: 
MWF 9:55-10:45am, 2223 Chamberlin Hall
Final Exam Date and Time: 
Monday, December 17, 2018 5:05pm to 7:05pm
Textbooks: 
Modern Physics, 3rd edition by Kenneth Krane Wiley 2012, ISBN 8126556773
Designations
Level: 
Intermediate
Breadth: 
Physical Sciences
L&S Credit Type: 
C
Honors section available
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