Physics 108

Introduction to Modern Physics

Physics 108 applies the material covered in Physics 107 to a study of physical optics and modern physics, including the wave-particle duality of light and matter, quantum effects, special relativity, nuclear physics, and elementary particles. Laboratory work includes experiments such as thecharge-to-mass ratio for electrons, the photoelectric effect, and electron diffraction. Prerequisite(s): Physics 107 or s25. Not open to students who have received credit for First-Year Seminar 274. Enrollment limited to 72 per section.


Course Information

Lecture

Lecture sections meet
in Room 204,
Carnegie Science.

Sections:

A: MWF 8:00-9:20 AM
B: MWF 9:30-10:50 AM

Lab

Labs meet every other week
(designated Week A and Week
B).  All lab sections meet in
Room 301, Carnegie Science

Sections:

1:  Tue  8:00 – 10:50 AM
2:  Tue  1:10 – 4:00 PM
3:  Wed 1:10 – 4:00 PM
4:  Thu 1:10 – 4:00 PM

PALG Sessions

PALG Sessions will
be held regularly
throughout the
semester.  You will
receive email
notification of PALG
session times and
locations throughout
the semester.

The Faculty

Lecture:

      Nathan Lundblad
Office Hours:
TBA

Laboratory:

         Hong Lin
Office Hours:
TBA

       Mark Semon
Office Hours:
TBA

The Lab Instructor

        Mark Nordberg
Office Hours:
Wed 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Thu 10:30 - 11:30 AM
or by appointment

The Student TA’s

Lab TA’s:

Tue AM: Lucia DeRose
Tue PM:
Wed PM: Chris Ward
Thu PM:

PALG Leaders:

TBA

          Lecture

               Lab