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Course ID:PHYS 3700. 3 hours.
Course Title:Modern Physics
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Description:
An overview of "modern" physics developed in the last century. Topics include special relativity, particle-wave duality, matter waves, photon theory, the Schroedinger Equation and basic applications, and statistical mechanics. This course is preparatory for the upper-division physics curriculum, so it should be the first physics course taken by prospective majors after the Introductory Physics sequence.
Athena Title:MODERN PHYSICS
Prerequisite:(PHYS 1212-1212L or PHYS 1312-1312L)
Pre or Corequisite:MATH 2270 or MATH 2500 or MATH 3500 or MATH 3500H
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Offered spring semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
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