Timeroom: Spring 2024

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PHYS 615 (01) - Classical Mechanics and Mathematical Physics I

Mechanics/Mathematical Phys I

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 50323
Analytical treatment of classical mechanics covering the dynamics of particles and rigid bodies at an intermediate level. Advanced mathematical analysis (complex numbers, differential equations, Fourier series, multiple integrals) are reviewed or introduced as needed to analyze physical situations.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): (PHYS 407 or PHYS 407S or PHYS 407H) and (IAM 550 or CS 410P) and ( (MATH 527 May be taken concurrently and MATH 528 May be taken concurrently) or (MATH 525 May be taken concurrently and MATH 526 May be taken concurrently) )
Instructors: Nathaly Santiesteban
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 MWF 11:10am - 12:00pm DEM 251
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 T 11:10am - 12:30pm DEM 240
Final Exam 5/10/2024 5/10/2024 F 10:30am - 12:30pm HS G34
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PHYS 702 (01) - Quantum Mechanics II

Quantum Mechanics II

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 51578
Non-relativistic Schroedinger equation, the hydrogen atom, applications to atomic and nuclear structure.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): PHYS 701
Instructors: Shawna Hollen
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am DEM 301
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 T 9:40am - 11:00am DEM 238
Final Exam 5/15/2024 5/15/2024 W 10:30am - 12:30pm DEM 301
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PHYS 703 (01) - Electricity and Magnetism I

Electricity and Magnetism I

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   24  
CRN: 50299
Foundation of electromagnetic theory; electrostatics, dielectric theory, electromagnetism, magnetic properties of matter, alternating currents, Maxwell's field theory.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): (PHYS 408 or PHYS 408S or PHYS 408H) and PHYS 615 and ( (MATH 527 and MATH 528) or (MATH 525 and MATH 526) )
Instructors: Ningyu Liu
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 MWF 9:10am - 10:00am DEM 251
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 T 11:10am - 12:30pm DEM 338
Final Exam 5/13/2024 5/13/2024 M 1:00pm - 3:00pm DEM 251
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PHYS 711 (01) - Astrophysics II

Astrophysics II

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 56787
A continuation of the comprehensive review of modern astrophysics. Topics covered include the degenerate stellar remnants (white dwarfs, neutron stars, black holes), the interstellar medium, the Milky Way Galaxy, the nature of galaxies, the evolution of galaxies, the structure of the Uni verse, active galaxies, cosmology, and the early Universe.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): PHYS 710
Instructors: Mark McConnell
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 8:10am - 9:30am DEM 253
Final Exam 5/9/2024 5/9/2024 R 8:00am - 10:00am DEM 253
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PHYS 712 (01) - Space Plasma Physics

Space Plasma Physics

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   14  
CRN: 55128
Introduces space plasma physics, including solar physics, heliospheric physics, magnetospheric physics, and ionospheric physics. An overview of the basic phenomena and processes (e.g., particle acceleration and transport, shock formation, magnetic structures and reconnection, wave propagation, wave-particle interactions, instabilities), theoretical techniques (e.g., single-particle orbits, kinetic and fluid descriptions), and experimental techniques. (Alternate years only.)
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): (PHYS 408 or PHYS 408S or PHYS 408H) and PHYS 508 and PHYS 616
Equivalent(s): EOS 712
Cross listed with : PHYS 812.01
Instructors: James Clemmons
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 MWF 11:10am - 12:00pm DEM 240
Final Exam 5/10/2024 5/10/2024 F 10:30am - 12:30pm DEM 240
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PHYS 795 (01) - Independent Study

Independent Study

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 53802
Individual project under direction of a faculty adviser.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Matthew Argall
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 Hours Arranged TBA
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PHYS 795 (02) - Independent Study

Independent Study

Credits: 1.0 to 8.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   1  
CRN: 52597
Individual project under direction of a faculty adviser.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Francois Foucart
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 Hours Arranged TBA
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PHYS 795 (03) - Independent Study

Independent Study

Credits: 1.0 to 8.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 51899
Individual project under direction of a faculty adviser.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Jiadong Zang
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 Hours Arranged TBA
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PHYS 795 (04) - Independent Study

IndStdy/Grad Stat Mechanics

Credits: 1.0 to 8.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 52309
Individual project under direction of a faculty adviser.
Section Comments: Graduate Statistical Mechanics
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: David Mattingly
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 Hours Arranged TBA
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PHYS 795 (08) - Independent Study

Independent Study

Credits: 1.0 to 8.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 52921
Individual project under direction of a faculty adviser.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Elena Long
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 Hours Arranged TBA