CRN 10092


Course No. PHYS 102 Q Course
Title Introduction to Physics II
Professor Burton Brody
Schedule Mon Th 10:30 am - 12:30 pm HEG 106

LAB A: Mon 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm HEG 107

LAB B: Mon 3:40 pm - 5:40 pm HEG 107

LAB C: Mon 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm HEG 107

A calculus-based survey of mechanics, heat, wave motion, electricity and magnetism, light, and basic atomic and modern physics. The course stresses ideas - the unifying principles and characteristic models of physics. Labs develop the critical ability to elicit understanding of our physical world.

Prerequisite: Physics 101, Mathematics 111

CRN 10093


Course No. PHYS 213
Title Digital Electronics
Professor Burton Brody
Schedule Tu 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm HEG 107

Wed 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm HEG 107

A sequel to Physics 212, going from combinational and sequential logic through an assembly-language programmed, Z80-based, proto-microcomputer, built and manipulated in the last half of the term.

Prerequisite: Physics 212.

CRN 10094


Course No. PHYS 303 Q Course
Title Mechanics
Professor Peter Skiff
Schedule Wed Fri 10:30 am - 12:00 pm ROSE 113
Particle kinematics and dynamics in one, two, and three dimensions. Conservation laws, coordinate transformations, and problem-solving techniques in differential equations, vector calculus, and linear algebra. Lagrangian and Hamiltonian formulation.

Prerequisites: Physics 101-102, Mathematics 111-114.