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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Physics (PHYS)
PHYS
1023W
Modern Physics
Modern Physics
Fall 2017
3
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PHYS 1022 and MATH 2233
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Modern physics using calculus. Relativity. Wave–particle duality, quantum mechanics. The hydrogen atom, Pauli principle. Quantum statistics and radiation. Quantum theory of the condensed state, superconductivity. Nuclear physics. Applications to astrophysics and nucleosynthesis. General relativity. The big bang theory. Includes a significant engagement in writing as a form of critical inquiry and scholarly expression to satisfy the WID requirement.
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HONR-Sci Reasoning & Discovery

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