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Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Physics

PHYS 941 (01) - Electromagnetic Theory I

Electromagnetic Theory I

Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 50809
The formulation and detailed application of electromagnetic theory to physical problems. The material covered is at the level of the text by J.D. Jackson, "Classical Electrodynamics".
Instructors: Fabian Kislat
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm DEM 253
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Physics

PHYS 943 (01) - Quantum Mechanics I

Quantum Mechanics I

Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 50692
Introduces non-relativistic quantum theory, covering wave mechanics, Dirac notation, angular momentum, the use of perturbation theory to calculate atomic energy levels, the interaction of atoms with radiation, and various approaches to calculating the differential scattering cross-section.
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 TR 9:40am - 11:00am DEM 251
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Physics

PHYS 961 (01) - Advanced Quantum Mechanics I

Advanced Quantum Mechanics I

Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 56192
Relativistic wave equations, propagator theory and Feynman diagrams, quantum theory of radiation, second quantization, introduction to quantum field theory and related topics. Prereq: PHYS 939; PHYS 944. (Normally offered every other year.)
Instructors: Jiadong Zang
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 F 3:10pm - 6:00pm DEM 251
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Physics

PHYS 987 (01) - Magnetospheres

Magnetospheres

Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   24  
CRN: 56191
Introduces plasma of physics of the interaction of solar and stellar winds with planets having internal magnetic fields, most predominately, the Earth. Both MHD and kinetic descriptions of internal and boundary processes of magnetospheres as well as treatment of the interaction with collisional ionospheres. Flow of mass, momentum, and energy, through such systems. Prereq: PHYS 951; PHYS 952;/or permission. (Also offered as EOS 987.) (Normally offered every other year.)
Equivalent(s): EOS 987
Instructors: Lynn Kistler
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am DEM 238
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Physics

PHYS 988 (01) - High Energy Astrophysics

High Energy Astrophysics

Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 56832
One-semester course on the physical principles underpinning the field of high energy astrophysics. The first part of the course covers the underlying physical concepts, including radiation processes, particle acceleration processes, and accretion physics. The second part of the course includes more detailed discussion of the various astrophysical sources that can generate high energy radiations, including pulsars, X-ray binaries, active galactic nuclei, and gamma-ray bursts. An overview of important aspects of experimental methods is also provided.
Prerequisite(s): PHYS 810
Instructors: Mark McConnell
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm DEM 238
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Physics

PHYS 995 (01) - Special Topics

SpcTop/General Relativistic

Credits: 1.0 to 3.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 55393
Any special fields of study not covered by the above courses may be included. Topic choices in previous years: astrophysics; elementary particles; lasers/masers; many-body theory; general relativity and cosmology; group theory; atomic physics; quantum theory of light; nonlinear equations, and chaos. May be taken more than once. (Not offered every year.)
Section Comments: Independent Study/General Relativistic (magneto)hydrodynamic
Instructors: Francois Foucart
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Physics

PHYS 995 (03) - Special Topics

Special Topics

Credits: 1.0 to 3.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 55645
Any special fields of study not covered by the above courses may be included. Topic choices in previous years: astrophysics; elementary particles; lasers/masers; many-body theory; general relativity and cosmology; group theory; atomic physics; quantum theory of light; nonlinear equations, and chaos. May be taken more than once. (Not offered every year.)
Instructors: Per Berglund
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 TR 8:10am - 9:30am DEM 251
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Physics

PHYS 999 (01) - Doctoral Research

Doctoral Research

Credits: 0.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term* (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Graduate Credit/Fail grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 50244
Cr/F.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: David Mattingly
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Physics

PHYS 999 (02) - Doctoral Research

Doctoral Research

Credits: 0.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term* (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Graduate Credit/Fail grading
Class Size:   1  
CRN: 55637
Cr/F.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Fabian Kislat
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Physics

PHYS 999 (03) - Doctoral Research

Doctoral Research

Credits: 0.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term* (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Graduate Credit/Fail grading
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 51668
Cr/F.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Antoinette Galvin
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 Hours Arranged TBA