Fall 2018

Course Number Title Course Description Instructor
PHYSICS 134 INTRO TO ASTRONOMY How observation and scientific insights can be used to discover properties of the universe. Topics... Plesser, M.
PHYSICS 136 ACOUSTICS AND MUSIC The physical principles underlying musical instruments, room acoustics, and the human ear. Analysis... Socolar, Joshua
PHYSICS 137S ENERGY IN THE 21ST CENTURY Concepts of energy from a scientific perspective for understanding problems of energy conversion,... Teitsworth, Stephen
PHYSICS 137S ENERGY IN THE 21ST CENTURY Concepts of energy from a scientific perspective for understanding problems of energy conversion,... Teitsworth, Stephen
PHYSICS 141D GENERAL PHYSICS I (DIS) Recitation component for Physics 141L. Wu, Ying
PHYSICS 141D GENERAL PHYSICS I (DIS) Recitation component for Physics 141L. Wu, Ying
PHYSICS 141D GENERAL PHYSICS I (DIS) Recitation component for Physics 141L. Kumar, Achint
PHYSICS 141D GENERAL PHYSICS I (DIS) Recitation component for Physics 141L. Soeder, Derek
PHYSICS 141D GENERAL PHYSICS I (DIS) Recitation component for Physics 141L. Wu, Ying
PHYSICS 141D GENERAL PHYSICS I (DIS) Recitation component for Physics 141L. Soeder, Derek
PHYSICS 141D GENERAL PHYSICS I (DIS) Recitation component for Physics 141L. Staff, Departmental
PHYSICS 141D GENERAL PHYSICS I (DIS) Recitation component for Physics 141L. Wu, Ying
PHYSICS 141D GENERAL PHYSICS I (DIS) Recitation component for Physics 141L. Kumar, Achint
PHYSICS 141D GENERAL PHYSICS I (DIS) Recitation component for Physics 141L. Staff, Departmental
PHYSICS 141L GENERAL PHYSICS I First part of a two-semester calculus-based course for students in health or life sciences. Core... Kotwal, Ashutosh
PHYSICS 141L GENERAL PHYSICS I First part of a two-semester calculus-based course for students in health or life sciences. Core... Kotwal, Ashutosh
PHYSICS 141L9 GENERAL PHYSICS I (LAB) Lab component for Physics 141L. McKenzie, Kenneth
PHYSICS 141L9 GENERAL PHYSICS I (LAB) Lab component for Physics 141L. McKenzie, Kenneth
PHYSICS 141L9 GENERAL PHYSICS I (LAB) Lab component for Physics 141L. McKenzie, Kenneth
PHYSICS 141L9 GENERAL PHYSICS I (LAB) Lab component for Physics 141L. McKenzie, Kenneth
PHYSICS 141L9 GENERAL PHYSICS I (LAB) Lab component for Physics 141L. McKenzie, Kenneth
PHYSICS 141L9 GENERAL PHYSICS I (LAB) Lab component for Physics 141L. McKenzie, Kenneth
PHYSICS 141L9 GENERAL PHYSICS I (LAB) Lab component for Physics 141L. McKenzie, Kenneth
PHYSICS 141L9 GENERAL PHYSICS I (LAB) Lab component for Physics 141L. McKenzie, Kenneth
PHYSICS 141L9 GENERAL PHYSICS I (LAB) Lab component for Physics 141L. McKenzie, Kenneth
PHYSICS 141L9 GENERAL PHYSICS I (LAB) Lab component for Physics 141L. McKenzie, Kenneth
PHYSICS 141LA GENERAL PHYSICS I First part of a two-semester calculus-based course for students in health or life sciences. Core... Ladenburger, John
PHYSICS 141LA GENERAL PHYSICS I First part of a two-semester calculus-based course for students in health or life sciences. Core... Ladenburger, John
PHYSICS 141LA GENERAL PHYSICS I First part of a two-semester calculus-based course for students in health or life sciences. Core... Ladenburger, John
PHYSICS 142L GENERAL PHYSICS II The second semester of a calculus-based course for students in health or life sciences. Core topics... Howell, Calvin
PHYSICS 142L9 GENERAL PHYSICS II (LAB) Lab component for Physics 142L. Leadbetter, Derek
PHYSICS 142L9 GENERAL PHYSICS II (LAB) Lab component for Physics 142L. McKenzie, Kenneth
PHYSICS 142L9 GENERAL PHYSICS II (LAB) Lab component for Physics 142L. McKenzie, Kenneth
PHYSICS 142L9D GENERAL PHYSICS II (DISC) Discussion components for Physics 142L. Howell, Calvin
PHYSICS 142L9D GENERAL PHYSICS II (DISC) Discussion components for Physics 142L. Howell, Calvin
PHYSICS 142L9D GENERAL PHYSICS II (DISC) Discussion components for Physics 142L. Howell, Calvin
PHYSICS 152L INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Intended principally for students in engineering and the physical sciences. Topics include:... Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 152L INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Intended principally for students in engineering and the physical sciences. Topics include:... Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 152L9 INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Laboratory component of Physics 152L. Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 152L9 INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Laboratory component of Physics 152L. Leadbetter, Derek
PHYSICS 152L9 INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Laboratory component of Physics 152L. Leadbetter, Derek
PHYSICS 152L9 INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Laboratory component of Physics 152L. Leadbetter, Derek
PHYSICS 152L9 INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Laboratory component of Physics 152L. Leadbetter, Derek
PHYSICS 152L9 INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Laboratory component of Physics 152L. Leadbetter, Derek
PHYSICS 152L9 INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Laboratory component of Physics 152L. Leadbetter, Derek
PHYSICS 152L9 INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Laboratory component of Physics 152L. Leadbetter, Derek
PHYSICS 152L9 INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Laboratory component of Physics 152L. Leadbetter, Derek
PHYSICS 152L9 INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Laboratory component of Physics 152L. Leadbetter, Derek
PHYSICS 152L9 INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Laboratory component of Physics 152L. Leadbetter, Derek
PHYSICS 152L9 INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Laboratory component of Physics 152L. Leadbetter, Derek
PHYSICS 152L9 INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Laboratory component of Physics 152L. Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 152L9D INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Discussion Component of Physics 152L. Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 152L9D INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Discussion Component of Physics 152L. Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 152L9D INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Discussion Component of Physics 152L. Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 152L9D INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Discussion Component of Physics 152L. Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 152L9D INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Discussion Component of Physics 152L. Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 152L9D INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Discussion Component of Physics 152L. Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 152L9D INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Discussion Component of Physics 152L. Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 152L9D INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Discussion Component of Physics 152L. Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 152L9D INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Discussion Component of Physics 152L. Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 152L9D INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Discussion Component of Physics 152L. Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 152L9D INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Discussion Component of Physics 152L. Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 152L9D INTRO ELECTRIC, MAGNET, OPTICS Discussion Component of Physics 152L. Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 160 21ST CENTURY PHYSICS This course is a one-semester introduction to current research topics in physics, organized around... Kruse, Mark
PHYSICS 161L INTRO EXPERIMENTAL PHYSICS I First in a series of half-courses on experimental physics techniques for physics and biophysics... McKenzie, Kenneth
PHYSICS 162D FUNDAMENTALS OF PHYSICS II Second semester of a two-semester sequence intended for potential physics or biophysics majors.... Brown, Robert
PHYSICS 162D FUNDAMENTALS OF PHYSICS II Second semester of a two-semester sequence intended for potential physics or biophysics majors.... Brown, Robert
PHYSICS 162L INTRO EXPERIMENTAL PHYSICS II Second in series of half-courses on experimental physics techniques for physics and biophysics... McKenzie, Kenneth
PHYSICS 174 FRONTIERS OF BIOPHYSICS Once-per-week class with goal of introducing students to representative frontiers of biophysics.... Schmidt, Christoph
PHYSICS 320L OPTICS AND PHOTONICS Ray optics, wave optics, beam optics, resonators, atom-photons, interaction, interference,... Joines, William
PHYSICS 320L OPTICS AND PHOTONICS Ray optics, wave optics, beam optics, resonators, atom-photons, interaction, interference,... Joines, William
PHYSICS 362D ELECTRICITY & MAGNETISM Electrostatic fields and potentials, boundary value problems, magnetic induction, energy in... Finkelstein, Gleb
PHYSICS 362D ELECTRICITY & MAGNETISM Electrostatic fields and potentials, boundary value problems, magnetic induction, energy in... Finkelstein, Gleb
PHYSICS 362D ELECTRICITY & MAGNETISM Electrostatic fields and potentials, boundary value problems, magnetic induction, energy in... Staff, Departmental
PHYSICS 414 INTRODUCTION TO BIOPHYSICS How theory and experimental techniques from physics can be used to analyze and understand... Greenside, Henry
PHYSICS 417S ADV PHYSICS LAB & SEM Experiments involving the fields of electricity, magnetism, heat, optics, and modern physics.... Oh, Seog
PHYSICS 464 QUANTUM MECHANICS I Introduction to the non-relativistic quantum description of matter. Topics include experimental... Springer, Roxanne
PHYSICS 491 INDEPENDENT STUDY: ADV TOP Reading in a field of special interest under the supervision of a faculty member. Intended for... (Staff)
PHYSICS 513 NONLINEAR DYNAMICS Introduction to the study of temporal patterns in nonequilibrium systems. Theoretical,... Behringer, Robert
PHYSICS 549 OPTICS & PHOTONICS SEMINAR SER Weekly seminar on the current research topics in the field of optics and photonics. Instructor:... Gong, Yiyang
PHYSICS 590 TOPICS IN THEORETICAL PHYSICS Topics vary as indicated on Physics Department Web site. Consent of Instructor required.... Brown, Kenneth
PHYSICS 590 TOPICS IN THEORETICAL PHYSICS Topics vary as indicated on Physics Department Web site. Consent of Instructor required.... Rubinstein, Michael
PHYSICS 607 INTRO TO CONDEN MAT PHY Microscopic structure of solids, liquids, liquid crystals, polymers, and spin systems; elastic... Baranger, Harold
PHYSICS 621 ADVANCED OPTICS This course presents a rigorous treatment of topics in Photonics and Optics targeted at students... Wax, Adam
PHYSICS 627 QUANTUM INFORMATION SCIENCE Fundamental concepts and progress in quantum information science. Quantum circuits, quantum... Marvian, Iman
PHYSICS 760 MATH METHODS OF PHYSICS Includes topics in probability theory, complex analysis, asymptotic expansions, group theory,... Arce, Ayana
PHYSICS 760 MATH METHODS OF PHYSICS Includes topics in probability theory, complex analysis, asymptotic expansions, group theory,... Arce, Ayana
PHYSICS 761 CLASSICAL MECHANICS Newtonian, Lagrangian, and Hamiltonian methods for classical systems; symmetry and conservation... Barbeau, Phillip
PHYSICS 763 STATISTICAL MECHANICS Canonical and grand canonical ensembles, quantum statistics, ideal Bose and Fermi systems,... Chandrasekharan, Shailesh
PHYSICS 765 GRADUATE ADVANCED PHYSICS Dirac equation, canonical field quantization, gauge symmetries, electromagnetic field quantization... Barthel, Thomas
PHYSICS 766S PHYSICS RESEARCH SEMINAR Series of weekly presentations on research projects under investigation in the department. Credit/... Warren, Warren
PHYSICS 766S PHYSICS RESEARCH SEMINAR Series of weekly presentations on research projects under investigation in the department. Credit/... Warren, Warren
PHYSICS 771 MINI-COURSE: CURRENT RESEARCH One-third semester mini-course covering selected topics of current research in Physics. Topics... Roy, Arya
PHYSICS 771 MINI-COURSE: CURRENT RESEARCH One-third semester mini-course covering selected topics of current research in Physics. Topics... Staff, Departmental
PHYSICS 771 MINI-COURSE: CURRENT RESEARCH One-third semester mini-course covering selected topics of current research in Physics. Topics... Staff, Departmental
PHYSICS 771 MINI-COURSE: CURRENT RESEARCH One-third semester mini-course covering selected topics of current research in Physics. Topics... Staff, Departmental
PHYSICS 782 ADVANCED QUANTUM FIELD THEORY Study of a variety of topics in quantum field theory, selected from nonabelian gauge theory,... Mehen, Thomas
PHYSICS 846 TOP THEORETICAL PHYSICS (TOP) Topics vary; check Physics Department Web site. Consent of instructor required. Instructor: Staff Goshaw, Alfred
PHYSICS 89S FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOP) Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Walter Walter, Christopher
PHYSICS 995 GRADUATE TRAINING INTERNSHIP Designed to allow graduate student in Physics to engage in internship lab work and doctoral study... Staff, Departmental