Lectures
MWF
11.5512.55 AM Room L2 in the Physics Building
Course
Outline
An outline
of course topics is available here.
Lectures
(Power Points Slides)
Grades:
Quiz  80%
There will
be four "onehour" quizzes during classtime. The quiz dates are
indicated on the 2213A calendar. The text and solutions of the quizzes
can be found in TSquare.
Homework
 10%
Problem sets are assigned by using WebAssign. The
login Key is sent by email to all the students. The homework contributes 10%
toward the final grade. The text and solutions of the homework can be found
in TSquare.
Final
Exam  10%
There will be a Final Exam.
Required
Textbook
Modern
Physics, 3rd ed.
by Thornton & Rex,
We will not cover the entire book. Rather, you will be given reading assignments which are relevant to the material covered
in the lectures.
Optional
Books
3,000
Solved Problems in Physics (Schaum's Solved
Problems) (Schaum's Solved Problems Series)
by Alvin Halpern
The
Feynman Lectures on Physics
by Richard Phillips Feynman (Author)
Physics
by Marcelo Alonso (Author), Edward Finn (Author)
Thermal
Physics by C.
Kittel and H. Kroemer
(Freeman)
Other
resources
Click
here.
Requirements
It is expected that you understand basic Calculus, Electromagnetism, Waves
and Classical Mechanics.
Getting
Help
Teaching
Assistant:
Xi Lu, lv.xi616@gmail.com
Office
hours:
Monday:
11.0012.00
a.m. Elisa Riedo Office #N107, or email me at elisa.riedo@physics.gatech.edu
Honor
Code
Please visit the website www.honor.gatech.edu.
External
activities
Please refer you to the web site www.welcomehome.gatech.edu
for a calendar of activities.
Feedback
Please Let
me know your ideas/suggestions, click here.
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