Courses

For brief descriptions of courses and scheduled instructors, please consult the official Dartmouth Course Descriptions and Requirements published by the Office of the Registrar.  For detailed information about the terms and times that courses will be offered, the most reliable source is the Timetables page on the Registrar's site. A list of courses scheduled for Summer 2015 through Spring 2018 is available in table form here.

Spring 2017 Physics Courses

Physics 1 - Understanding the Universe: From Atoms to the Big Bang, with Laboratory

Course Description

Instructor:  Richard Kremer

Classroom: 111 Wilder

Class times: MWF 12:50 - 1:55 pm;  x-period: Tu 1:20 - 2:20 pm

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Spring 2017 Physics Courses

Physics 2 - UNDERSTANDING THE UNIVERSE: FROM ATOMS TO THE BIG BANG

Course Description

Instructor: Richard Kremer

Classroom: 111 Wilder

Class Times: MWF 12:50 - 1:55 pm;  x-period: Tu 1:20 - 2:20 pm

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Spring 2017 Physics Courses

Physics 4 - General Physics II

Course Description

Instructor: Kristina Lynch

Textbooks: Physics for Scientists & Engineers Vol. 2 (Chs 21-35) (hardcover), Douglas Giancoli, ISBN: 978-0132273596
Physics for Scientists & Engineers Vol 3 (Chs 36-44) (hardcover), Douglas Giancoli, ISBN: 978-0132274005

Classroom: 104 Wilder

MWF 12:50 - 1:55 pm;  x-period: Tu 1:20 - 2:20 pm

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Spring 2017 Physics Courses

Physics 7.05 - Discovering the Universe

Course Description

Instructor:  Robert Fesen

Textbook: The Day We Found the Universe (paperback), Marcia Bartusiak, ISBN: 978-0307276605

Classroom: 102 Wilder

Class Times: Tu 2:25 - 4:15 pm

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Spring 2017 Physics Courses

Physics 14 - Intro Physics II - Section 1

Course Description

Instructor: James LaBelle

Textbook: Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Volume 2 (Chapters 21-33), (paperback), Paul Tipler & Gene Mosca, ISBN: 978-1429201339

Recommended: Physics for Scientists and Engineers Study Guide, Volume 2 (paperback), Todd Ruskell

Classroom: 111 Wilder

Class times: MWF 10:10 - 11:15 am;  x-period: Th 12:15-1:05 pm

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Spring 2017 Physics Courses

Physics 14 - Intro Physics II - Section 2

Course Description

Instructor: James LaBelle

Textbook: Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Volume 2 (Chapters 21-33), (paperback), Paul Tipler & Gene Mosca, ISBN: 978-1429201339

Recommended: Physics for Scientists and Engineers Study Guide, Volume 2 (paperback), Todd Ruskell

Classroom: 111 Wilder

Class times: MWF 11:30 am - 12:35 pm;  x-period: Tu 12:15-1:05 pm

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Spring 2017 Physics Courses

Physics 19 - Relativistic and Quantum Physics

Course Description

Instructor: Chandrasekhar Ramanathan

Textbook:  Modern Physics (hardcover), Kenneth Krane, ISBN: 978-1118061145

Recommended: Quantum Physics of Atoms, Molecules, Solids, Nuclei, and Particles (hardcover), Robert Eisberg & Robert Resnick, ISBN: 978-0471873730

Classroom: 102 Wilder

Class Times: MWF 8:50- 9:55 am;  x-period: Tu 9:05 - 9:55 am

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Spring 2017 Physics Courses

Physics 40 - Quantum Physics of Matter

Course Description

Instructor: James Whitfield

Textbook: Quantum Physics of Atoms, Molecules, Solids, Nuclei, and Particles (hardcover), Robert Eisberg & Robert Resnick, ISBN: 978-0471873730

Classroom: 115 Wilder

Class times: MWF 10:10 - 11:15 am;  x-period: Th 12:15-1:05 pm

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Spring 2017 Physics Courses

Physics 66 - Relativistic Electrodynamics

Course Description

Instructor: Robert Caldwell

Textbook:  Modern Physics (hardcover), Kenneth Krane, ISBN: 978-1118061145

Recommended: Classical Electromagnetic Radiation (paperback), Mark Heald & Jerry Marion, ISBN: 978-0486490601

Classroom: 202 Wilder

Class Times: TuTh 10:10 am -12:00 pm

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Spring 2017 Physics Courses

Physics 72 - Introductory Particle Physics

Course Description

Instructor: Roberto Onofrio

Textbook: Introduction to Elemenary Particle Physics (hardcover), Alessandro Bettini, ISBN: 978-1107050402

Classroom: 102 Wilder

Class times: MWF 10:10 - 11:15 am;  x-period: Th 12:15-1:05 pm

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Spring 2017 Physics Courses

Physics 75 - Quantum Computation and Information

Course Description

Instructor: Chandrasekhar Ramanathan

Textbook:  Quantum Computing: A Gentle Introduction (paperback), Eleanor Rieffel & Wolfgang Polak, ISBN: 978-0262526678

Recommended: Quantum Computation and Quantum Information: 10th Anniversary Edition (hardcover), Michael Nielsen & Isaac Chuang, ISBN: 978-1107002173

Classroom: 102 Wilder

Class Times: MWF 11:30 am - 12:35 pm;  x-period: Tu 12:15-1:05 pm

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Spring 2017 Physics Courses

Physics 76 - Methods of Experimental Physics

Course Description

Instructor: Kipp van Schooten

Textbook: An Introduction to Error Analysis: The Study of Uncertainties (paperback), John Taylor, ISBN: 978-0935702750

Classroom: 209 Wilder

Class times: Tu 2:25 -4:15 pm

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