Course Catalog

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Title Sem Cr GenEd
PHY-100: Conceptual Physics
Both
4
PS
PHY-103: Conceptual Physics Laboratory
Spring
PHY-105: Weather and Our Atmosphere
Spring
3
PS
PHY-114: Theory of Sound with Appl. to Speech and Hearing Science
Spring
4
PS
PHY-115: Physics of Music
Both
4
PS
PHY-116: Relativity
Fall
4
PS
PHY-117: Nuclear Energy
Spring
3
PS
PHY-118: Energy and Society
Fall
4
PS
PHY-120: Big Bang to Black Holes
Spring
4
PS
PHY-121: Einstein's Dice
Fall
4
PS
PHY-125: Seeing the Light
Fall
4
PS
PHY-131: Introductory Physics I
Both
4
PS
PHY-132: Introductory Physics II
Both
4
PS
PHY-133: Introductory Physics Lab I
Both
1
PHY-134: Introductory Physics Lab II
Both
1
PHY-139: Introduction to Physics
Occasional
3-4
PS
PHY-151: General Physics I
Both
4
PS
PHY-152: General Physics II
Both
4
PS
PHY-153: General Physics Laboratory I
Both
1
PHY-154: General Physics Laboratory II
Both
1
PHY-181: Physics I - Mechanics
Fall
3
PS
PHY-181LL: Physics I Lab (Mechanics)
Fall
1
PHY-181LM: Physics 181
Fall
PHY-182: Physics II - Electricity and Magnetism
Spring
3
PHY-184: Physics II Lab (Electricity and Magnetism)
Spring
1
PHY-185: Freshman Colloquium
Fall
1
PHY-186: Freshman Colloquium
Spring
1
PHY-195: Seminar
Spring
PHY-196: Independent Study
Both
1-3
PHY-197: Special Topics
Fall
PHY-230: Techniques Lab
Fall
PHY-261: General Physics III
Spring
3
PHY-262: General Physics Laboratory III
Spring
1
PHY-281: Introduction to Computational Physics
Fall
3
PHY-282: Techniques of Theoretical Physics
Spring
3
PHY-283: Physics III
Fall
PHY-284: Modern Physics I
Spring
3
PHY-285: Sophomore Lab
Spring
PHY-286: Sophomore Laboratory II
Spring
2
PHY-287: Physics III - Thermodynamics
Fall
4
PS
PHY-289: Physics III Lab - Thermodynamics
Fall
1
PS
PHY-290: Introduction to Computational Physics
Fall
PHY-295: Seminar
Fall
PHY-296: Independent Study
Both
1-3
PHY-381: Writing in Physics
Both
3
PHY-390T: Principles of Active Learning in Physics Education
Fall
3
PHY-391: Seminar
Fall
PHY-392: Seminar
Fall
PHY-396: Independent Study
Occasional
1-3
PHY-421: Mechanics
Fall
3
PHY-422: Electricity and Magnetism II
Spring
3
PHY-423: Statistical Physics
Spring
3
PHY-424: Quantum Mechanics
Fall
3
PHY-440: Intermediate Laboratory A
Both
4
PHY-441: Intermediate Laboratory B
Both
2
PHY-490N: Intro to Nanotechnology and Nanomanufacturing
Spring
3
PHY-496: Independent Study
Both
1-3
PHY-499: Honors Thesis
Both
1-5
PHY-529: Radiation Physics (non-lab)
Fall
PHY-530: Radiation Physics (with lab)
Spring
4
PHY-531: Electronics for Scientists I
Fall
4
PHY-532: Electronics for Scientists II
Spring
4
PHY-553: Optics (with lab)
Spring
4
PHY-554: Optics (non-lab)
Fall
PHY-556: Nuclei and Elementary Particles
Fall
3
PHY-558: Solid State Physics
Spring
4
PHY-562: Advanced Electricity and Magnetism
Fall
3
PHY-564: Introductory Advanced Quantum Mechanics
Fall
3
PHY-568: General Relativity
Fall
PHY-590K: Biological Physics
Fall
3
PHY-590M: Medical Physics
Spring
3
PHY-596: Independent Study
Both
1-6
PHY-597: Conceptual Physics for Science Teachers
Fall
PHY-601: Classical Mechanics
Spring
3
PHY-602: Statistical Physics
Spring
3
PHY-605: Methods of Mathematical Physics
Fall
4
PHY-606: Classical Electrodynamics I
Spring
4
PHY-614: Intermediate Quantum Mechanics I
Fall
3
PHY-615: Intermediate Quantum Mechanics II
Spring
3
PHY-690E: Ethics for Scientists and Engineers
Occasional
2
PHY-691: Seminar: Physics Colloquium
Fall
1
PHY-695: Graduate Research Seminar
Fall
PHY-696: Independent Study
Both
variable
PHY-699: Master's Thesis
Fall
6
PHY-714: Introductory High Energy Physics
Fall
3
PHY-715: Introductory Solid State Physics
Occasional
3
PHY-716: Introduction to Superfluidity and Superconductivity
Spring
3
PHY-719: Nuclear Physics
Fall
3
PHY-723: Topics In Mathematical Physics
Occasional
3
PHY-724: Group Theory In Quantum Mechanics
Fall
3
PHY-790: Nanostructure Physics
Fall
PHY-796: Independent Study
Fall
PHY-813: High Energy Physics
Occasional
3
PHY-816: Solid State Physics
Occasional
3
PHY-817: Advanced Statistical Physics
Occasional
3
PHY-820: Nuclear Theory
Fall
3
PHY-821: General Relativity
Occasional
3
PHY-850: Special Topics in Condensed Matter
Both
3
PHY-851: Special Topics In Nuclear Physics
Occasional
3
PHY-852: Special Topics In High Energy Physics
Occasional
3
PHY-853: Special Topics: Solid State Physics
Occasional
3
PHY-860: Monte Carlo Techniques
Both
1-3
PHY-860C: Monte Carlo Techniques
Spring
3
PHY-860N: Nuclear Physics Seminar
Both
1
PHY-860S: Condensed Matter Seminar
Both
1
PHY-890: Advanced Theoretical Physics
Spring
3
PHY-890A: Advanced Theoretical Physics
Fall
3
PHY-890D: Advanced Data Analysis
Occasional
3
PHY-896: Independent Study
Fall
PHY-899: Doctoral Dissertation
Both
18