PHY 312 (ST) No Pass/D/Fail
Sample reading list:
A. C. Melissinos and J. Napolieano, Experiments in Modern Physics
R. A. Dunlap, Experimental Physics
Bevington, Error Analysis for the Physical Sciences
Taylor, An Introduction to Error Analysis
The labs are self-paced; students get keys to the rooms and, after receiving instructions from a TA, can work on their own schedule. Lab reports are due at the end of the two week period for each experiment and focus on development of experimental research skills. There will be an oral midterm exam and a written final exam.
Mid Term Exam - 15%
Take Home Final Exam - 20%
Lab Reports - 65%
Course is required for concentrators
Open to Juniors and Seniors Only.
Prerequisites and Restrictions:
PHY 103/104 or equivalent; PHY 208 or equivalent. Not recommended for sophomores..
Shop class may be taken instead of one of the labs. It meets two times a week. MW or TTh from 1:30 to 4:30pm for three weeks.
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