Course List

Fundamental Physics I -

PHYS 103 A

Instructor: Dr. Keith P. Nelson
Block: 1
Time: M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM
Term: 2010FA
Room: TREX 372
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Co-requisite: PHYS 103L

Catalog Description:

The first half of a full-year elementary physicscourse using trigonometry, but not calculus, withemphasis on biological applications of physics.(May not betaken for credit by students who havecompleted Physics 201.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.;Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Fundamental Physics I -

PHYS 103 B

Instructor: Dr. Rama Balasubramanian
Block: 2
Time: M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Term: 2010FA
Room: TREX 362
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: Co-requisite: PHYS 103L

Catalog Description:

The first half of a full-year elementary physicscourse using trigonometry, but not calculus, withemphasis on biological applications of physics.(May not betaken for credit by students who havecompleted Physics 201.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.;Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Fundamental Physics I Lab -

PHYS 103L 1

Instructor: Dr. Keith P. Nelson
Block:
Time: T 8:30AM-11:30AM
Term: 2010FA
Room: TREX 274
Pre-requisites/Comments: Co-requisite: PHYS 103

Catalog Description:

The first half of a full-year elementary physicscourse using trigonometry, but not calculus, withemphasis on biological applications of physics.(May not betaken for credit by students who havecompleted Physics 201.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.;Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Fundamental Physics I Lab -

PHYS 103L 2

Instructor: Dr. Keith P. Nelson
Block:
Time: T 2:50PM-5:50PM
Term: 2010FA
Room: TREX 274
Pre-requisites/Comments: Co-requisite: PHYS 103 PHYS103L1

Catalog Description:

The first half of a full-year elementary physicscourse using trigonometry, but not calculus, withemphasis on biological applications of physics.(May not betaken for credit by students who havecompleted Physics 201.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.;Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Fundamental Physics I Lab -

PHYS 103L 3

Instructor: Dr. Matthew C. Fleenor
Block:
Time: TH 2:50PM-5:50PM
Term: 2010FA
Room: TREX 274
Pre-requisites/Comments: Co-requisite: PHYS 103

Catalog Description:

The first half of a full-year elementary physicscourse using trigonometry, but not calculus, withemphasis on biological applications of physics.(May not betaken for credit by students who havecompleted Physics 201.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.;Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Electricity and Magnetism -

PHYS 202 A

Instructor: Dr. Rama Balasubramanian
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2010FA
Room: TREX 364
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: PHYS 201 and MATH 122

Catalog Description:

Continuation of 201; electricity and magnetism,light, and some applications of classical physics.Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Electricity & Magnetism Lab -

PHYS 202L 1

Instructor: Dr. Rama Balasubramanian
Block:
Time: TH 2:50PM-5:50PM
Term: 2010FA
Room: TREX 273
Pre-requisites/Comments: Co-requisite: PHYS 202

Catalog Description:

Continuation of 201; electricity and magnetism,light, and some applications of classical physics.Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory: 3 hrs/wk.

Thermal Physics -

PHYS 370 A

Instructor: Dr. Richard Grant
Block: 2
Time: M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
Term: 2010FA
Room: LIFE 527
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: PHYS 202

Catalog Description:

Thermal behavior of systems; energy and entropy; equations of state; changes of phase; elements of continuum and statistical approaches. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.