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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

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