|PHYS-102||Principles of Physics II
Thermodynamics, electricity and magnetism, and electronics. Lectures and two-hour lab weekly.
|PHYS-202||Basic Physics II
Elements of wave phenomena, sound, thermodynamics and optics. Lectures, one-hour discussion, two-hour lab weekly. Prerequisite: 201.
Vibrations and waves, perception and measurement of sound, musical instruments, the human ear and voice, electrical production of sound, acoustics of rooms, electronic music and environmental noise. Lectures and two-hour lab weekly.
|James van Howe|
Classical thermodynamics including temperature, heat transfer, work, the first law, ideal gases, engines, refrigerators, the second law, entropy, Maxwell's relations and statistical mechanics. (Offered in alternate years.) Prerequisite: 202.
Statics, dynamics of a particle, central forces and celestial mechanics, mechanics of rigid bodies. (Offered in alternate years.) Prerequisite: 201, Mathematics 220.
|PHYS-351||Advanced Lab II
Selected experiments in optics including photography, interference, diffraction, dispersion and holography. Prerequisite: 350.