Introduction to solar system astronomy; emphasis on most recent results from space research. History of astronomy, instruments, planetary motion, physical properties of planets, satellites, comets, and solar system evolution. Registration Restrictions: High school algebra and trigonometry or equivalent.
Introduction to solar system astronomy; emphasis on most recent results from space research. History of astronomy, instruments, planetary motion, physical properties of planets, satellites, comets, and solar system evolution. Registration Restrictions: High school algebra and trigonometry or equivalent.
Introductory astronomy laboratory with experiments in basic observational methods and data analysis applicable to the study of the solar system. Registration Restrictions: High school algebra and trigonometry or equivalent.
Introductory astronomy laboratory with experiments in basic observational methods and data analysis applicable to the study of the solar system. Registration Restrictions: High school algebra and trigonometry or equivalent.
Introductory astronomy laboratory with experiments in basic observational methods and data analysis applicable to the study of the solar system. Registration Restrictions: High school algebra and trigonometry or equivalent.
Introductory astronomy laboratory with experiments in basic observational methods and data analysis applicable to the study of the solar system. Registration Restrictions: High school algebra and trigonometry or equivalent.
Introduction to solar, stellar, galactic, extragalactic astronomy. Stars, clusters, galaxies, stellar evolution, the universe as a whole, and cosmology. Registration Restrictions: High school algebra and trigonometry or equivalent.
Introduction to solar, stellar, galactic, extragalactic astronomy. Stars, clusters, galaxies, stellar evolution, the universe as a whole, and cosmology. Registration Restrictions: High school algebra and trigonometry or equivalent.
Introductory astronomy laboratory with experiments in basic observational methods and data analysis applicable to the study of the Sun, stellar, galactic, and extragalactic astronomy. Registration Restrictions: High school algebra and trigonometry or equivalent.
Introductory astronomy laboratory with experiments in basic observational methods and data analysis applicable to the study of the Sun, stellar, galactic, and extragalactic astronomy. Registration Restrictions: High school algebra and trigonometry or equivalent.
Introductory astronomy laboratory with experiments in basic observational methods and data analysis applicable to the study of the Sun, stellar, galactic, and extragalactic astronomy. Registration Restrictions: High school algebra and trigonometry or equivalent.
Introductory astronomy laboratory with experiments in basic observational methods and data analysis applicable to the study of the Sun, stellar, galactic, and extragalactic astronomy. Registration Restrictions: High school algebra and trigonometry or equivalent.
Introduces liberal arts students to the theory, methods and techniques of physics, the most basic of the sciences. Provides broad exposure to many aspects of physics, including celestial mechanics, quantum theory, relativity, and cosmology, as well as the scientific method. Special Note: Does not fulfill the natural sciences component of the CAS B.S. degree. Registration Restrictions: If the prerequisite is not satisfied, an approved UAA placement test is required.
Introduces liberal arts students to the theory, methods and techniques of physics, the most basic of the sciences. Provides broad exposure to many aspects of physics, including celestial mechanics, quantum theory, relativity, and cosmology, as well as the scientific method. Special Note: Does not fulfill the natural sciences component of the CAS B.S. degree. Registration Restrictions: If the prerequisite is not satisfied, an approved UAA placement test is required.
Non-calculus introduction to mechanics, fluids, and thermodynamics. Emphasizes motion, forces, gravitation, fluid motion, and laws of thermodynamics. Limited emphasis on historical development of physics. Registration Restrictions: High school trigonometry.
Non-calculus introduction to mechanics, fluids, and thermodynamics. Emphasizes motion, forces, gravitation, fluid motion, and laws of thermodynamics. Limited emphasis on historical development of physics. Registration Restrictions: High school trigonometry.
Non-calculus introduction to mechanics, fluids, and thermodynamics. Emphasizes motion, forces, gravitation, fluid motion, and laws of thermodynamics. Limited emphasis on historical development of physics. Registration Restrictions: High school trigonometry.
Non-calculus introduction to electricity and magnetism, waves, optics, light, some modern and nuclear physics. Limited emphasis on historical development of physics.
Non-calculus introduction to electricity and magnetism, waves, optics, light, some modern and nuclear physics. Limited emphasis on historical development of physics.
Introduction to core principles of physics in classical mechanics, waves, electricity and magnetism, and optics. Specifically designed to prepare students for entry into calculus based physics.
Introduction to core principles of physics in classical mechanics, waves, electricity and magnetism, and optics. Specifically designed to prepare students for entry into calculus based physics.
Calculus-based course covering classical mechanics (statics and dynamics of translational and rotational motion), fluids, elasticity, gravitation, oscillations and waves. Registration Restrictions: For details on additional substitution options for the PHYS A130 prerequisite, see the Physics Department website.
Calculus-based course covering classical mechanics (statics and dynamics of translational and rotational motion), fluids, elasticity, gravitation, oscillations and waves. Registration Restrictions: For details on additional substitution options for the PHYS A130 prerequisite, see the Physics Department website.
Calculus-based course covering classical mechanics (statics and dynamics of translational and rotational motion), fluids, elasticity, gravitation, oscillations and waves. Registration Restrictions: For details on additional substitution options for the PHYS A130 prerequisite, see the Physics Department website.
Calculus-based introductory physics laboratory with experiments in computerized data collection and analysis, mechanics, waves, elasticity and wave motion.
Calculus-based introductory physics laboratory with experiments in computerized data collection and analysis, mechanics, waves, elasticity and wave motion.
Calculus-based introductory physics laboratory with experiments in computerized data collection and analysis, mechanics, waves, elasticity and wave motion.
Calculus-based introductory physics laboratory with experiments in computerized data collection and analysis, mechanics, waves, elasticity and wave motion.
Calculus-based introductory physics laboratory with experiments in computerized data collection and analysis, mechanics, waves, elasticity and wave motion.
Calculus-based introductory physics laboratory with experiments in computerized data collection and analysis, mechanics, waves, elasticity and wave motion.
Techniques of problem solving for material covered in PHYS A211. Includes student discussion and presentation of solutions. Special Note: This course does not meet General Education Requirements.
Techniques of problem solving for material covered in PHYS A211. Includes student discussion and presentation of solutions. Special Note: This course does not meet General Education Requirements.
Techniques of problem solving for material covered in PHYS A212. Includes student discussion and presentation of solutions. Special Note: This course does not meet General Education Requirements.
Techniques of problem solving for material covered in PHYS A212. Includes student discussion and presentation of solutions. Special Note: This course does not meet General Education Requirements.
Use of Maxwell's equations in analysis of plane wave propagation, wave reflection, radiation and antennas, waveguides, cavity resonators, transmission lines, and radio propagation. Crosslisted with EE A324.
Use of Maxwell's equations in analysis of plane wave propagation, wave reflection, radiation and antennas, waveguides, cavity resonators, transmission lines, and radio propagation. Crosslisted with EE A324.
Fundamentals of quantum mechanics including applications to the hydrogen atom, particle spin and perturbation theory. Special Note: Not available for credit to students who have completed PHYS A603. May be stacked with: PHYS A603
Fundamentals of quantum mechanics including applications to the hydrogen atom, particle spin and perturbation theory. Special Note: Not available for credit to students who have completed PHYS A603. May be stacked with: PHYS A603
Research projects to be arranged with individual faculty members who will direct the research program. Special Note: May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits. Registration Restrictions: Department permission.
Research projects to be arranged with individual faculty members who will direct the research program. Special Note: May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits. Registration Restrictions: Department permission.
Research projects to be arranged with individual faculty members who will direct the research program. Special Note: May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits. Registration Restrictions: Department permission.
Research projects to be arranged with individual faculty members who will direct the research program. Special Note: May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits. Registration Restrictions: Department permission.
Research projects to be arranged with individual faculty members who will direct the research program. Special Note: May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits. Registration Restrictions: Department permission.
Mathematical foundations of quantum mechanics and advanced applications to the hydrogen atom, particle spin and perturbation theory. Includes review of current literature and/or independent research on the topic. Special Note: Not available for credit to students who have completed PHYS A403. Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing and approval of faculty advisor. May be stacked with: PHYS A403
Mathematical foundations of quantum mechanics and advanced applications to the hydrogen atom, particle spin and perturbation theory. Includes review of current literature and/or independent research on the topic. Special Note: Not available for credit to students who have completed PHYS A403. Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing and approval of faculty advisor. May be stacked with: PHYS A403