Course  Section 
Title 
Days 
Time 
Location 
PHYS 104  01

Astronomy

M  W  F  

1215
 1320

OWS 150

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20314
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Gerald T. Ruch
Introduction to physical principles and their application to astronomy for nonscience majors. Emphasis is on comprehension of ideas and principles. Topics include the motions of the sun, moon, stars and planets; properties of the solar system; the stars including giants, dwarfs, pulsars and black holes; nebulae, galaxies and quasars; cosmology and life. The course consists of lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisite: Three years of high school mathematics

PHYS 104  61

Astronomy/Lab

 T     

1330
 1510

OWS 166

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20315
0 Credit Hours
Instructor: Kisha M. Delain
Introduction to physical principles and their application to astronomy for nonscience majors. Emphasis is on comprehension of ideas and principles. Topics include the motions of the sun, moon, stars and planets; properties of the solar system; the stars including giants, dwarfs, pulsars and black holes; nebulae, galaxies and quasars; cosmology and life. The course consists of lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisite: Three years of high school mathematics

PHYS 104  62

Astronomy/Lab

   R   

0955
 1135

OWS 166

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20316
0 Credit Hours
Instructor: Kisha M. Delain
Introduction to physical principles and their application to astronomy for nonscience majors. Emphasis is on comprehension of ideas and principles. Topics include the motions of the sun, moon, stars and planets; properties of the solar system; the stars including giants, dwarfs, pulsars and black holes; nebulae, galaxies and quasars; cosmology and life. The course consists of lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisite: Three years of high school mathematics

PHYS 104  63

Astronomy/Lab

   R   

1330
 1510

OWS 166

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20560
0 Credit Hours
Instructor: Kisha M. Delain
Introduction to physical principles and their application to astronomy for nonscience majors. Emphasis is on comprehension of ideas and principles. Topics include the motions of the sun, moon, stars and planets; properties of the solar system; the stars including giants, dwarfs, pulsars and black holes; nebulae, galaxies and quasars; cosmology and life. The course consists of lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisite: Three years of high school mathematics

PHYS 104  64

Astronomy/Lab

   R   

1525
 1705

OWS 166

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20738
0 Credit Hours
Instructor: Richard A. Thomas
Introduction to physical principles and their application to astronomy for nonscience majors. Emphasis is on comprehension of ideas and principles. Topics include the motions of the sun, moon, stars and planets; properties of the solar system; the stars including giants, dwarfs, pulsars and black holes; nebulae, galaxies and quasars; cosmology and life. The course consists of lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisite: Three years of high school mathematics

PHYS 105  01

Musical Acoustics

M  W  F  

1055
 1245

OWS 166

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20317
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Douglas C. Orzolek, Shelley A. Blilie
An introductory course intended for nonscience majors; treats fundamental principles of physics and acoustics as they relate to musical sounds and musical instruments. The course consists of lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisites: High school algebra and a music background (one year practice, instrument or voice, or one course)

PHYS 110  01

General Physics II

M  W  F  

0815
 1040

OWS 168

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20318
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Shelley A. Blilie
Continuation of PHYS 109. Topics include oscillations, waves and sound, electricity and magnetism; light and optics; atomic, quantum and nuclear physics. The course meets three times a week for two consecutive periods consisting of integrated lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C in PHYS 109 or 111. NOTE: Students who receive credit for PHYS 110 may not receive credit for PHYS 112.

PHYS 110  02

General Physics II

M  W  F  

1335
 1600

OWS 168

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 21791
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Kisha M. Delain
Continuation of PHYS 109. Topics include oscillations, waves and sound, electricity and magnetism; light and optics; atomic, quantum and nuclear physics. The course meets three times a week for two consecutive periods consisting of integrated lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C in PHYS 109 or 111. NOTE: Students who receive credit for PHYS 110 may not receive credit for PHYS 112.

PHYS 111  01

Classical Physics I

M  W  F  

0815
 1040

OWS 166

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20319
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Jeffrey A. Jalkio
This course and its continuation PHYS 112 serve as a twosemester introduction to classical physics. Applications are chosen that focus on engineering and the physical sciences. Topics include principles of classical mechanics: vectors, kinematics, particle and rigid body rotational dynamics and statics; conservation laws; and thermodynamics. The course meets three times a week for two consecutive periods consisting of integrated lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C in MATH 109 or MATH 113. NOTE: Students who receive credit for PHYS 111 may not receive credit for PHYS 109.

PHYS 111  02

Classical Physics I

M  W  F  

1055
 1320

OWS 168

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20320
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Martin E. Johnston
This course and its continuation PHYS 112 serve as a twosemester introduction to classical physics. Applications are chosen that focus on engineering and the physical sciences. Topics include principles of classical mechanics: vectors, kinematics, particle and rigid body rotational dynamics and statics; conservation laws; and thermodynamics. The course meets three times a week for two consecutive periods consisting of integrated lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C in MATH 109 or MATH 113. NOTE: Students who receive credit for PHYS 111 may not receive credit for PHYS 109.

PHYS 111  03

Classical Physics I

M  W  F  

1335
 1600

OWS 166

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20321
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Jeffrey A. Jalkio
This course and its continuation PHYS 112 serve as a twosemester introduction to classical physics. Applications are chosen that focus on engineering and the physical sciences. Topics include principles of classical mechanics: vectors, kinematics, particle and rigid body rotational dynamics and statics; conservation laws; and thermodynamics. The course meets three times a week for two consecutive periods consisting of integrated lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C in MATH 109 or MATH 113. NOTE: Students who receive credit for PHYS 111 may not receive credit for PHYS 109.

PHYS 111  04

Classical Physics I

M  W  F  

1055
 1320

OSS 122

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20892
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Brita L. Nellermoe
This course and its continuation PHYS 112 serve as a twosemester introduction to classical physics. Applications are chosen that focus on engineering and the physical sciences. Topics include principles of classical mechanics: vectors, kinematics, particle and rigid body rotational dynamics and statics; conservation laws; and thermodynamics. The course meets three times a week for two consecutive periods consisting of integrated lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C in MATH 109 or MATH 113. NOTE: Students who receive credit for PHYS 111 may not receive credit for PHYS 109.

PHYS 112  01

Classical Physics II

M  W  F  

0815
 1040

OWS 169

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20322
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Richard A. Thomas
Continuation of PHYS 111. Topics include waves and sound; electricity and magnetism; geometric and physical optics. The course meets three times a week for two consecutive periods consisting of integrated lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisites: A minimum grade of C in both PHYS 111 and MATH 114 NOTE: Students who receive credit for PHYS 112 may not receive credit for PHYS 110.

PHYS 112  02

Classical Physics II

M  W  F  

1055
 1320

OWS 169

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 21099
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Adam S. Green
Continuation of PHYS 111. Topics include waves and sound; electricity and magnetism; geometric and physical optics. The course meets three times a week for two consecutive periods consisting of integrated lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisites: A minimum grade of C in both PHYS 111 and MATH 114 NOTE: Students who receive credit for PHYS 112 may not receive credit for PHYS 110.

PHYS 112  03

Classical Physics II

M  W  F  

1335
 1600

OWS 169

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20739
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Adam S. Green
Continuation of PHYS 111. Topics include waves and sound; electricity and magnetism; geometric and physical optics. The course meets three times a week for two consecutive periods consisting of integrated lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisites: A minimum grade of C in both PHYS 111 and MATH 114 NOTE: Students who receive credit for PHYS 112 may not receive credit for PHYS 110.

PHYS 225  01

Applications of Modern Physics

M  W  F  

1335
 1440

OWS 250

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20323
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Marie Lopez del Puerto
This course investigates the quantum theory of light, wave particle duality, quantum mechanics in onedimension, statistical physics, lasers, and solid state physics. The course consists of lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisites: A minimum grade of C in PHYS 112 and in either MATH 200 or MATH 210.

PHYS 225  02

Applications of Modern Physics

M  W  F  

1525
 1630

OWS 250

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 22233
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Marie Lopez del Puerto
This course investigates the quantum theory of light, wave particle duality, quantum mechanics in onedimension, statistical physics, lasers, and solid state physics. The course consists of lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisites: A minimum grade of C in PHYS 112 and in either MATH 200 or MATH 210.

PHYS 225  51

Modern Physics LAB

 T     

0800
 1130

OWS 168

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20324
0 Credit Hours
Instructor: Gerald T. Ruch
This course investigates the quantum theory of light, wave particle duality, quantum mechanics in onedimension, statistical physics, lasers, and solid state physics. The course consists of lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisites: A minimum grade of C in PHYS 112 and in either MATH 200 or MATH 210.

PHYS 225  52

Modern Physics LAB

   R   

0800
 1130

OWS 168

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 20325
0 Credit Hours
Instructor: Gerald T. Ruch
This course investigates the quantum theory of light, wave particle duality, quantum mechanics in onedimension, statistical physics, lasers, and solid state physics. The course consists of lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisites: A minimum grade of C in PHYS 112 and in either MATH 200 or MATH 210.

PHYS 225  53

Modern LAB

   R   

1330
 1700

OWS 168

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 22234
0 Credit Hours
Instructor: Marie Lopez del Puerto
This course investigates the quantum theory of light, wave particle duality, quantum mechanics in onedimension, statistical physics, lasers, and solid state physics. The course consists of lecture, discussion and laboratory. Prerequisites: A minimum grade of C in PHYS 112 and in either MATH 200 or MATH 210.

PHYS 323  01

Methods of Experimental Phys

 T  R   

1330
 1700

OWS 165A

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 21826
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Martin E. Johnston
Standard tools and techniques used in experimental physics are introduced while conducting an indepth investigation of a nonlinear system. Technical topics include: identifying and characterizing chaotic systems, data acquisition and instrument control using LabVIEW, signal conditioning, data and error analysis, and experimental design. This course consists of lecture and discussion. Offered fall semester. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C in either PHYS 112 and MATH 200

PHYS 342  01

Electromagnetic Waves

M  W  F  

1335
 1440

OSS 325

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 21450
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Abolghassem Mahmoodi
A continuation of PHYS 341. An introduction to the practical applications of Maxwell?s equations including propagation, reflection and absorption of electromagnetic waves. Applications include antennas, waveguides, transmission lines, and shielding from electromagnetic interference. Lecture and discussion. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C in PHYS 341

PHYS 431  01

Quantum Mechanics

M  W  F  

1215
 1320

OWS 165A

Description of course Genetics B/ Lab:

CRN: 21827
4 Credit Hours
Instructor: Paul R. Ohmann
The foundation of Quantum Mechanics will be explored with mathematical rigor. Specific topics include the timeindependent Schrodinger equation, the hydrogen atom, and angular momentum including spin. Discussion of identical particles will lead to an introduction of quantum statistical mechanics. Lecture and discussion. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C in PHYS 215, PHYS 225, MATH 200, 210, and 240.
