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Physics H133 -- Spring, 2000

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NEW TIME FOR FINAL, Thur., June 1, 6:30-10:30pm!!!

Relativity Web Pages and Movies

Relativistic Flyby

Another Relativistic Flyby

Flight through Stonehenge


*Teaching Staff for 133H

Prof. Robert Perry
office: 4030 Smith Lab email: perry@mps.ohio-state.edu
phone: 292-6506 (office)

* Prof. Perry's Office Hours
  • Wednesday, 4:30-5:30
  • Thursday, 12:30-2:30
  • Monday, in student lounge 1:30-2:30

    Graduate Teaching Assistant:
    Qiang Chang
    office: 4073 Smith Lab
    email: changq@campbell.mps.ohio-state.edu
    Office hours TR 1:30

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    *General Information about Physics 133H

    Course title:
    Introductory Physics 133H: Modern Physics
    Physics, ext. 4th Edition, Vol. 1 by Halliday, Resnick and Krane; and Six Ideas that Shaped Physics, Particles Behave Like Waves by Thomas A. Moore
    Topics to be covered:
       Week of
       27 Mar:  Chs. 22-27
        3 Apr:  	Thermodynamics &
       10 Apr:          Statistical Mechanics
       17 Apr:  Ch. 21 -
       24 Apr:  	Special Relativity
        1 May:  Particles Behave Like Waves by Thomas Moore
        8 May:      Waves
       15 May:      Photons & Wave Nature of Matter
       22 May:      Wave Functions, Bound States, & Spectra
       29 May:      Atomic & Nuclear Physics
        5 Jun:  FINALS (Tues., 11:30am for 2:30 class; Mon., 3:30pm for 3:30 class)
    Meeting Schedule:
    Four days (MTRF) in Smith 1009
    One day (Wednesday) in Smith 2064 for Tutorials
    Grade Weighting:
    Homework [1/4]
    Quizzes (drop 2)[1/6]
    Midterm [1/4]
    Final (two hours) [1/3]

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    *Problem Sets

    Homework is due at the beginning of class on Monday.

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