PHYS995 - Dissertation

Status
O
Activity
DIS
Section number integer
8
Title (text only)
Dissertation
Term
2021C
Subject area
PHYS
Section number only
008
Section ID
PHYS995008
Course number integer
995
Level
graduate
Instructors
I. Joseph Kroll
Course number only
995
Use local description
No

PHYS995 - Dissertation

Status
O
Activity
DIS
Section number integer
7
Title (text only)
Dissertation
Term
2021C
Subject area
PHYS
Section number only
007
Section ID
PHYS995007
Course number integer
995
Level
graduate
Instructors
Liang Wu
Course number only
995
Use local description
No

PHYS995 - Dissertation

Status
O
Activity
DIS
Section number integer
5
Title (text only)
Dissertation
Term
2021C
Subject area
PHYS
Section number only
005
Section ID
PHYS995005
Course number integer
995
Level
graduate
Instructors
Robyn E. Sanderson
Course number only
995
Use local description
No

PHYS995 - Dissertation

Status
O
Activity
DIS
Section number integer
3
Title (text only)
Dissertation
Term
2021C
Subject area
PHYS
Section number only
003
Section ID
PHYS995003
Course number integer
995
Level
graduate
Instructors
Ravi K. Sheth
Course number only
995
Use local description
No

PHYS995 - Dissertation

Status
O
Activity
DIS
Section number integer
2
Title (text only)
Dissertation
Term
2021C
Subject area
PHYS
Section number only
002
Section ID
PHYS995002
Course number integer
995
Level
graduate
Instructors
Mark Trodden
Course number only
995
Use local description
No

PHYS151 - Principles of Physics II: Electromagnetism and Radiation

Status
O
Activity
LAB
Section number integer
158
Title (text only)
Principles of Physics II: Electromagnetism and Radiation
Term
2021C
Subject area
PHYS
Section number only
158
Section ID
PHYS151158
Course number integer
151
Registration notes
Registration also required for Lecture (see below)
Meeting times
R 01:45 PM-03:45 PM
Level
undergraduate
Instructors
Jesica H Mena
Description
The topics of this calculus-based course are electric and magnetic fields; Coulomb's, Gauss's, Ampere's, and Faraday's laws; DC and AC circuits; Maxwell's equations and electromagnetic radiation. Credit is awarded for only one of the following courses. PHYS 009, 102, 151, 171. Students with AP or Transfer Credit for PHYS102 or PHYS151 who complete PHYS 151 will thereby surrender the AP or Transfer Credit. Prerequisite: Students in PHYS 151 should already have taken MATH 114 or the equivalent, or betaking it simultaneously with PHYS 151.
Course number only
151
Use local description
No

ASTR533 - Galaxies:Structure&Forma

Status
O
Activity
LEC
Section number integer
1
Title (text only)
Galaxies:Structure&Forma
Term
2021C
Syllabus URL
Subject area
ASTR
Section number only
001
Section ID
ASTR533001
Course number integer
533
Meeting times
TR 01:45 PM-03:15 PM
Meeting location
DRLB 3C2
Level
graduate
Instructors
Mariangela Bernardi
Description
Galactic structure and dynamics. Observed scaling relations. Models and observations of galaxy formation and evolution. Enrollment restricted to graduate students.
Course number only
533
Use local description
No

ASTR211 - Intro Astrophysics I

Status
O
Activity
LEC
Section number integer
1
Title (text only)
Intro Astrophysics I
Term
2021C
Syllabus URL
Subject area
ASTR
Section number only
001
Section ID
ASTR211001
Course number integer
211
Registration notes
Course is available to Freshmen and Upperclassmen.
Meeting times
TR 08:30 AM-10:00 AM
Meeting location
DRLB 3N1H
Level
undergraduate
Instructors
James Aguirre
Description
A basic course for majors in physical sciences and engineering; required for the astrophysics concentration. The course provides fundamental knowledge of Newtonian gravity and the properties of light and matter as they are relevant for understanding astrophysical objects. Application is made to the observed features of planetary motion, the atmospheres and stars and planets, and the structure and evolution of stars.
Course number only
211
Fulfills
Physical World Sector
Use local description
No

ASTR007 - The Big Bang and Beyond

Status
O
Activity
LEC
Section number integer
1
Title (text only)
The Big Bang and Beyond
Term
2021C
Syllabus URL
Subject area
ASTR
Section number only
001
Section ID
ASTR007001
Course number integer
7
Registration notes
Natural Science & Math Sector
Meeting times
TR 12:00 PM-01:30 PM
Meeting location
DRLB 3N1H
Level
undergraduate
Instructors
Gary M. Bernstein
Description
An introductory course for students who do not intend to major in a physical science or engineering, covering theories of the Universe ranging from the ancient perspective to the contemporary hot big bang model, including some notions of Einstein's special and general theories of relativity. Topics will include the solar system, stars, black holes, galaxies, and the structure, origin and future of the Universe itself. Elementary algebra is used. Fulfills quantitative data analysis requirement.
Course number only
007
Fulfills
College Quantitative Data Analysis Req.
Use local description
No

ASTR001 - Survey of the Universe

Status
O
Activity
LEC
Section number integer
3
Title (text only)
Survey of the Universe
Term
2021C
Syllabus URL
Subject area
ASTR
Section number only
003
Section ID
ASTR001003
Course number integer
1
Registration notes
Course is available to Freshmen and Upperclassmen.
Meeting times
TR 08:30 AM-10:00 AM
Meeting location
DRLB A6
Level
undergraduate
Instructors
Ravi K. Sheth
Description
A general survey, designed for the non-major, of the facts and theories of the astronomical universe, from solar system, to stars, to galaxies and cosmology. Topics include planets, satellites, small objects in the solar system, and extraterrestrial life; stars, their evolution, and their final state as white dwarfs, neutron stars, or black holes; galaxies, quasars, large structures, background radiation, and big bang cosmology. Elementary algebra and geometry will be used. This course is not recommended for physical-science majors or engineering students. Engineering students receive no credit for this course.
Course number only
001
Fulfills
College Quantitative Data Analysis Req.
Physical World Sector
Use local description
No