Physics Courses Currently Available at WSU

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The courses available in the Physics Department are listed below in order of catalog number. The number of credit hours for the courses are given in parentheses. Please click on the highlighted name for more information about the course you are interested in.

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PHSX PS/SI1010 Introduction to Physics (3) A, S, Su
PHSX PS/SI1030
Introduction to Astronomy (3) A, S, Su
PHSX PS/SI1360
Principles of Physical Science (3) A
PHSX PS/SI2010
General Physics I (4) A, S, Su
PHSX PS/SI2010L
General Physics I Laboratory (1) A, S, Su
PHSX 2020
General Physics II (4) A, S, Su
PHSX 2020L
General Physics Laboratory II (1) A, S, Su
PHSX 2090
Environmental Physics - Energy and Power (3)
PHSX PS/SI2210
Physics for Scientists & Engineers I (4) A, S
PHSX PS/SI2210L
Laboratory Physics I (1) A, S
PHSX 2220
Physics for Scientists & Engineers II (4) A, S
PHSX 2220L
Laboratory Physics II (1) A, S
PHSX 2300
Scientific Computing in C++ and Fortran
PHSX 2600
Laboratory Safety (1) A, S
PHSX 2740
Introductory Modern Physics (3) S
PHSX 2890
Cooperative Work Experience (1-6)
PHSX 2920
Short Courses, Workshops, Institutes and Special Programs (1-4)
PHSX 3160
Astrophysics (3) A
PHSX 3180
Thermal Physics (3) S
PHSX 3190
Applied Optics (3) A
PHSX 3200
Solid State Physics (3) S, alternate years
PHSX 3300
Computational Physics (3) S
PHSX 3410
Electronics I (4) A
PHSX 3420
Electronics II (3) S, alternate years
PHSX 3500
Analytical Mechanics (3) A
PHSX 3510
Electromagnetic Theory (3) A
PHSX 3540
Mechanical and Electromagnetic Waves (3) S
PHSX 3640
Classical Physics Laboratory (2) S
PHSX 4570
Secondary School Science Teaching Methods (3) A
PHSX 4610
Quantum Mechanics (3) A
PHSX 4620
Atomic & Molecular Physics (3) S
PHSX 4800
Individual Research Problems (1-3) A, S, Su
PHSX 4830
Topics in Physics (1-3) A, S, Su
PHSX 4890
Cooperative Work Experience (1-6) A, S, Su
PHSX 4920
Short Courses, Workshops, Institutes and Special Programs (1-4)
PHSX 4970
Senior Thesis (2) A, S
PHSX 4990
Seminars in Physics (1) A, S
PHSX 5030
Physics for Teachers (2-3)


PHSX PS1010. Introduction to Physics (3)  A, S, Su

Catalog Description: A brief survey of physics at the introductory level.  Topics covered include laws of motion, gravity, energy, light, heat, sound, electricity, magnetism, atomic and nuclear physics, radioactivity, and relativity.  Three hours of lecture per week.

Additional Course Description: This is an introductory-level physics course which aims at providing the student with a broad and general background in many different areas of physics. The topics in this course include mechanics, heat, optics, atomic, nuclear and particle physics and relativity.

Prerequisite: none

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PHSX PS/SI1030. Introduction to Astronomy (3) A, S, Su

Catalog Description: A brief survey of the physical universe using the fundamental laws of physics.   Topics include the history of astronomy, the solar system, the sun, the evolution of stars, pulsars, black holes, the Milky Way galaxy, galaxies, quasars, and the Big Bang.   Three hours of lecture per week.

Additional Course Description: This introductory-level course is designed to give the student an overview of the physical universe and the objects contained within it - the planets, stars, and galaxies. The basic physical processes of gravitation, light, and atomic and nuclear physics are studied and used to describe and explain the structure and evolution of astronomical objects.

Prerequisites: none

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PHSX PS/SI1360. Principles of Physical Science (3) A

Catalog Description: A lecture/laboratory course designed to provide an introduction to the scientific method and its application to the study of selected topics in physics and chemistry.   Two hours of lecture and one 3-hour lab per week.  Recommended for Elementary Education majors.

Additional Course Description: Physics 1360 is a lecture/laboratory course recommended for Elementary Education majors. It is designed to provide an introduction to the scientific method and its application to the study of selected topics in physics and chemistry, and is presently being team-taught by faculty from physics and chemistry. There are two classroom sessions plus one three-hour lab per week. Classroom demonstrations involving student participation are used throughout the classroom sessions. The instructors make every effort to provide the students (future elementary school teachers) with a model of how science should be taught in the classroom.

Prerequisites: none.

References: Reading materials produced explicitly for this course.

Suggested Syllabus: The nature of science, measurement, classification, experimentation, representing data, motion and Newton's laws, energy and work, heat and temperature, electricity and magnetism, waves, sound, light, chemical elements, atomic structure, forces between particles, atomic weights, electronic structure of atoms, chemical compounds, chemical reactions, solutions, acids and bases, polymers.

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PHSX PS/SI2010. General Physics I (4) A, S, Su

Catalog Description:  First semester of a two-semester sequence in general physics, primarily for students in pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, technology, and other disciplines requiring physics without calculus.  this semester covers topics in mechanics, including kinematics, Newton's laws, and the conservation laws of energy, linear momentum, and angular momentum.   Also covered are topics in gravity, fluid mechanics, waves, and thermodynamics.   Prerequisite: Math 1060.  Class meets five hours per week in lecture/discussion format.

Additional Course Description: PHSX PS2010-2020 is an algebra-based physics course. This first semester of the two-semester sequence describes both the translational and rotational motions of objects, and the forces and torques that act on them. Newton's laws of motion and the laws of conservation of energy, momentum, and angular momentum are the foundations of the course. The important topic of heat (thermodynamics) is also covered.

Prerequisites: Math 1060

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PHSX PS/SI2010L . Laboratory Physics I (1) A, S, Su

Catalog Description:  Co-requisite: Phsx PS2010.  One 3-hour lab per week

Additional Course Description: This course is the laboratory component to PHSX PS2010. It includes experiments on the fundamental laws of mechanics, waves, and thermodynamics. Each weekly laboratory session involves a 3-hour experiment. This course must accompany PHSX PS2010.

References: Laboratory materials produced explicitly for this course.

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PHSX 2020. General Physics II (4) A, S, Su

Catalog Description:  Second semester of a two-semester sequence in general physics.  This semester covers topics in electricity and magnetism, electromagnetic waves, light and optics, relativity, atomic, and nuclear physics.  Prerequisite: Phsx PS2010.  Class meets five hours per week in lecture/discussion format.

Additional Course Description: The second semester of General Physics starts with the basic properties and sources of electric and magnetic fields and the properties of electromagnetic waves.  The course then examines the nature of light, including geometrical optics. Three areas of modern physics are also discussed: the special theory of relativity, quantum physics, and atomic and nuclear physics.

Prerequisites: PHSX PS2010

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PHSX 2020L. General Physics Laboratory Physics II (1) A, S, Su

Catalog Description:  Must accompany Phsx 2020.  One 3-hour lab per week.

Additional Course Description: This course is the laboratory component to PHSX 2020. It includes experiments on electricity and magnetism, optics, atomic physics, and nuclear physics. Each weekly laboratory session involves a 3-hour experiment. This course must accompany PHSX 2020.

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PHSX 2090.  Environmental Physics - Energy and Power (3)

Catalog Description:  An interdisciplinary course dealing with the chemical and physical concepts of energy and power.  Emphasis will be placed on the emerging energy crisis, effects upon the environment and the quality of life.

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PHSX PS/SI2210. Physics for Scientists & Engineers I (4) A, S

Catalog Description:  First semester of a two-semester sequence in calculus-based physics, primarily for students in science, math, computer science, and pre-engineering.  This semester covers topics in mechanics, including kinematics, Newton's laws, and the conservation laws of energy, linear momentum, and angular momentum.  Also covered are topics in gravity, fluid mechanics, waves, and thermodynamics.  Co-requisite:  Math 1210.   Class meets five hours per week in lecture/discussion format.

Additional Course Description: PHSX PS2210-2220 is a calculus-based physics course. The first semester describes both the translational and rotational motions of objects, and the forces and torques that act on them. Newton's laws of motion and the laws of conservation of energy, momentum, and angular momentum are the foundations of the course. The course also includes discussions of wave motions and heat (thermodynamics).

Prerequisites: Math 1210 (co-requisite)

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PHSX PS/SI2210L. Laboratory Physics I (1) A, S

Catalog Description:  Co-requisite:  Phsx PS2210.  One 3-hour lab per week.

Additional Course Description: This course is the laboratory component to PHSX PS2210. It includes experiments on the fundamental laws of mechanics, sound, waves, and thermodynamics. Each weekly laboratory session involves a 3-hour experiment. This course must accompany PHSX PS2210.

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PHSX 2220. Physics for Scientists & Engineers II (4) A, S

Catalog Description:  Second semester of a two-semester sequence in calculus-based physics.  This semester overs topics in electricity and magnetism, electromagnetic waves, light and optics, relativity, and quantum, atomic, and nuclear physics.  Pre-requisite: Phsx PS2210.  Co-requisite: Math 1220.  Class meets five hours per week in lecture/discussion format.

Additional Course Description: The second semester of Physics for Scientists and Engineers starts with a description of the basic properties and sources of electric and magnetic fields. Maxwell's equations are then used to study the properties of electromagnetic waves.   The course then examines the nature of light. Three areas of modern physics are also discussed: the special theory of relativity, quantum physics, and atomic and nuclear physics.

Prerequisites: PHSX PS2210 and Math 1220 (corequisite)

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PHSX 2220L. Laboratory Physics II (1) A, S

Catalog Description:  Must accompany Phsx 2220L.  One 3-hour lab per week.

Additional Course Description: This course is the laboratory component to PHSX 2220. It includes experiments on electricity and magnetism, optics, atomic physics, and nuclear physics. Each weekly laboratory session involves a 3-hour experiment. This course must accompany PHSX 2220.

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PHSX 2300. Scientific Computing with C++ and Fortran (3) A

Catalog Description:  Introduction to the C, C++, and Fortran programming languages.  General programming theory and practice.  Introduction to applications of computers and computer programming in the sciences.  Prerequisites:  Math QL1050 and Math 1060 or Math QL1080 or placement test.

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PHSX 2600. Laboratory Safety (1) A, S

Catalog Description:  An interdisciplinary, team-taught course that will be an overview of the major chemical, biological and physical safety issues related to science laboratories and field work. Class will meet once per week and will be taught in a lecture/demonstration format.

 

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PHSX 2740. Introductory Modern Physics (3) S

Catalog Description:  Relativity, quantum effects, the hydrogen atom, many-electron atoms, molecular and solid-state bonding, quantum effect devices, nuclear structure, nuclear reactions, and devices, elementary particles.  Prerequisites:  Phsx 2220, Math 1220.

Additional Course Description: This course presents an introduction to our modern understanding of nature, which has been developed during the twentieth century. Topics include Einstein's special theory of relativity, the theory of quantum mechanics, wave-particle duality, the nature of atoms, and nuclear physics.

Prerequisites: Phsx 2220, Math 1220

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PHSX 2890. Cooperative Work Experience (1-6)

Catalog Description:  Open to all students in the Physics Department who meet the minimum Cooperative Work Experience requirements of the department.  Provides academic credit for on-the-job experience.  Grade and amount of credit will be determined by the department.

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PHSX 2920.  Short Courses, Workshops, Institutes, and Special Programs (1-4)

Catalog Description:  Consult the class schedule for the current offering under this number.  The specific title and credit authorized will appear on the student transcript.

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PHSX 3160. Astrophysics (3) A

Catalog Description:  Selected topics in astrophysics which may include telescopes, celestial mechanics, stellar structure and evolution, stellar pulsation, supernovae, black holes, interstellar medium, galactic structure, active galaxies, quasars, galactic clusters and superclusters, and cosmology.  Prerequiste: Phsx 2220.

Additional Course Description: Astrophysics uses fundamental physical processes in order to understand the wide variety of phenomena found throughout the universe. Consequently, the whole range of ideas studied in the Phsx PS2210-2220 series is applied to planetary and stellar systems. In this course we will investigate the orbital motions of planets, the nature of our Sun, the dust and gas found between the stars, the evolution of stars, supernovae, white dwarfs, neutron stars, and black holes. Students will also have the opportunity to build computer models of astrophysical systems using programs that are based on the physical processes discussed in class.

Prerequisite: Phsx 2220

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PHSX 3180. Thermal Physics (3) S

Catalog Description:  An introduction to thermodynamics and statistical mechanics.  Topics include heat and work; ideal gases; equipartition of energy; entropy; the Boltzmann, Fermi-Dirac, and Bose-Einstein distribution; applications to heat engines, refrigeration, chemical equilibrium, phase transitions, blackbody radiation, and properties of solids.   Prerequiste:  Phsx 2220 and Math 1220.

Additional Course Description: Thermodynamics deals with systems containing very large numbers of particles, bridging the gap between the microscopic and macroscopic description of such systems. We will see how heat, temperature, and pressure are related to the motions and energies of individual atoms. We will also learn why many processes are irreversible and study the implications of this fact.

Prerequisites: Phsx 2220 and Math 1220.

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PHSX 3190. Applied Optics (3) A

Catalog Description:  Geometrical and physical optics, lasers, lenses, optical instruments, interference, thin films, interferometry, holography, diffraction, gratings, crystal diffraction, polarization.  Prerequisites: Phsx 2220/2220L, Math 1220.  Two lectures and one 3-hour lab a week.

Additional Course Description: This survey course is an introduction to classical and modern optics. The laboratory section of the class provides hands-on experience with the material covered in lecture. Significant experience will be gained with applications of optics including photonics, interferometry, and lasers.

Prerequisites: Phsx 2220/2220L and Math 1220

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PHSX 3200. Solid State Physics (4), S, alternate years

Catalog Description:  Modern theory of the solid state, with emphasis on crystal structures, energy gands and fermi levels, conduction in metals and semiconductors, Hall effect, photoconductivity, junction diodes and transistors, field effect transistors, integrated circuit structure and fabrication.  Prerequisite: Phsx 2740

Additional Course Description: The laws of classical physics and quantum mechanics are used to describe the behavior of atoms and shared electrons in solids. Analysis of this behavior explains properties of solids that can be measured in laboratories and can be used in technology.

Prerequisites: Phsx 2740

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PHSX 3300. Computational Physics (3) S

Catalog Description:  Computational techniques are discussed in the context of addressing important physical problems.  Topics may include root-finding algorithms, curve fitting, interpolation methods, linear systems, numerical integrations, differential equations, boundary value problems, finite difference methods, eigenvalue problems, Fourier analysis, and Monte Carlo methods.  Prerequistes:   Phsx 2220, Math 2250, and a computer programming language.

Additional Course Description: Since their introduction, computers have played an important role in our ability to understand the physical universe. With the increasing availability of high-speed computers on the desktop, these machines are fast becoming indispensable tools for all physicists. In this course, basic numerical methods will be presented that are commonly used in the modeling of real physical systems. These methods will allow us to explore a variety of complex problems encountered in physics that do not, in general, have purely analytical systems.

Prerequisite: Phsx 2220; Math 2250; a computer programming language

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PHSX 3410. Electronics I (4) A

Catalog Description:  An introductory course in electronics for students in physics and other sciences.   The course includes a brief review of a.c. circuit analysis using complex impedances and covers basic principles of semiconductor operation, transitor switching, analog and digital integrated circuits, analog-digital conversion techniques used in computer interfacing, and noise.  Prerequiste: Phsx 2220/2220L.

Additional Course Description: Measurements of physical phenomena in the laboratory almost always involve the need to detect some event, produce an electrical signal associated with that event, amplify that signal, and treat or analyze that signal in some way. Often this involves using a computer for data gathering and/or experiment control. These steps require a knowledge of electronics that goes beyond the basic Kirchhoff's law and Ohm's law learned in the introductory course. The courses Electronics I and II are designed to introduce students to basic electronics principles, both analog and digital, that will allow them to move into advanced laboratory work in physics and other fields of science.

Prerequisite: Phsx 2220, 2220L

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PHSX 3420. Electronics II (3) S, alternate years

Catalog Description:  Intermediate-level course in electronics for students in physics and other sciences.  Topics may include: power supplies and voltage regulation, analog transistor operation, silicon-controlled rectifiers, phototransistors, LEDs, unijunction transistors, active filters, oscillators, phase-locked loops, computer modeling of circuit operation, etc.  Prerequiste: Phsx 3410.

Additional Course Description: Measurements of physical phenomena in the laboratory almost always involve the need to detect some event, produce an electrical signal associated with that event, amplify that signal, and treat or analyze that signal in some way. Often this involves using a computer for data gathering and/or experiment control. These steps require a knowledge of electronics that goes beyond the basic Kirchhoff's law and Ohm's law learned in the introductory course. The courses Electronics I and II are designed to introduce students to basic electronics principles, both analog and digital, that will allow them to move into advanced laboratory work in physics and other fields of science.

Prerequisite: Phsx 3410

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PHSX 3500. Analytical Mechanics (3) A

Catalog Description:  Particle motion, oscillating systems; planetary motion, stability of orbits; collisions; Euler's equations, gyroscopic motion; Lagrange's equations, Hamilton's equations, theory of vibrations.  Prerequiste: Phsx 2220, Math 2250.

Additional Course Description: This course employs differential equations to solve many of the problems involving the relationships between position and time for classical mechanical situations. It deals with the concepts and relationships of motion, force, mass, acceleration, energy, torque, momentum, and related topics.

Prerequisites: Phsx 2220, Math 2250

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PHSX 3510. Electromagnetic Theory (3) A

Catalog Description:  Vector analysis; electrostatics; calculating electric potentials; solving Laplace's equation; multipole expansions; electrostatic fields in matter; magnetostatics; charges in motion; electrodynamics; Faraday's law; Maxwell's equations.  Prerequistes:  Phsx 2220, Math 2210 and Math 2250.

Additional Course Description: The theory of electromagnetism describes the behavior of electric and magnetic fields and how they are produced by electric charge. During the first quarter, the geometry of static electric and magnetic fields is investigated, along with the electric charges and currents that produce the fields. Techniques for calculating electric and magnetic fields from potentials are developed. The properties of static electric and magnetic fields inside matter are also studied.

Prerequisites: Phsx 2220, Math 371

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PHSX 3540. Mechanical and Electromagnetic Waves (3) S

Catalog Description:  Periodic motions, free and forced vibrations; resonance; normal modes; dispersion; boundary conditions; electromagnetic waves and light; the Fresnel equations; electromagnetic radiation from accelerating charges.  Prerequisites:  Phsx 3500, 3510.

Additional Course Description: This course examines wave phenomena that are common to all waves, with examples drawn from many areas of classical mechanics and electromagnetic theory. Beginning with the periodic motion of simple mechanical systems, the course progresses through the superposition of periodic motions, the free and forced vibration of physical systems and the conditions for resonance. The study of coupled oscillators and their normal modes leads to Fourier analysis. Wave pulses are used to study dispersion, and phase and group velocities. Finally, the study of boundary conditions finds application with both mechanical and electromagnetic waves. Maxwell's equations are manipulated to reveal the existence of electromagnetic waves. The basic laws of optics are then derived, and the emission of light by moving charges is studied.

Prerequisites: Phsx 3500, 3510

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Physics 3640. Advanced Physics Laboratory (2) S

Catalog Description:  Advanced experiments in the areas of mechanics, electricity and magnetism, modern physics, and nuclear physics.   Introduction to computerized data acquisition and data analysis.  Two two-hour labs each week.  Prerequiste:  Phsx 2220/2220L and Phsx 3410

Additional Course description: Advanced experiments involving many of the fundamental concepts of classical physics, the determination of many of the fundamental constants, and an introduction to the basic instrumentation used in nuclear physics. Emphasis is placed on obtaining hands-on experience and developing laboratory skills. Key skills developed in this course include error analysis, computer-based analysis of data, presentation of results, experimental techniques, and the ability to use advanced-laboratory instrumentation.

Prerequisites: Phsx 2220/2220L, Phsx 3410

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PHSX 4570. Secondary School Science Teaching Methods (3) A

Catalog Description:  Acquaintance with the various methods and curriculum of secondary school science.  Two lectures and one 3-hour lab a week.   It is recommended that this course be completed before student teaching.   Prerequisites:  Phsx 2220/2220L or approval of instructor, and admission to the Teacher Education Program.

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PHSX 4610. Quantum Mechanics (3) A

Catalog Description:  Wave-particle duality, Schrödinger equation, wave function, quantization rules, one-dimensional motion, one-electron atoms, spin and orbital angular momentum.  Prerequisite: Phsx 2740.   Corequisties: Phsx 3500, Math 3710.

Additional Course Description: Quantum mechanics is the theory of the interactions of electrons and atoms. These particles behave in many ways like waves, governed by the Schrödinger equation. We will solve this equation for a variety of systems, and discuss the origin of the quantization of energy and angular momentum.

Prerequisite: Phsx 2740. Corequisties:  Phsx 3500, Math 3710

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PHSX 4620. Atomic, Nuclear, and Particle Physics (3) S

Catalog Description:  Approximation methods, multielectron atoms, atomic radiation, nuclear models, nuclear decay, fission and fusion, nuclear forces, elementary particles, quark model, strong and electroweak interactions, unified field theories.  Prerequistie: Phsx 4610.

Additional Course Description: This course is the application of quantum mechanics to the study of atomic, molecular, nuclear, and particle physics. Approximation techniques like perturbation theory and the variational method are studied. These techniques are applied to study the Zeeman effect, Stark effect, and multi-electron atoms like the helium atom. The rotational and vibrational energies of molecules may also be investigated. The course then moves on to discuss nuclear phenomena, including nuclear models, radioactive decay, nuclear force, and the study of fission and fusion reactions. The course will conclude with the study of particle physics, including the discovery of pions, kaons, etc., the quark-parton model, and the gauge theory of elementary particles.

Prerequisite: Phsx 4610

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PHSX 4800. Individual Research Problems (1-3) A, S, Su

Catalog Description:  Time and credit to be arranged.  Open to qualified students for one or more quarters.  Prerequiste:  consent of instructor.

Additional Course Description: This course provides the student with the opportunity for independent work in physics. The student should select the topic under the guidance and with the consent of a faculty member.

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PHSX 4830. Readings in Physics (1-3) A, S, Su

Catalog Description:  Topics which can be studied include (but are not limited to): mechanics, thermodynamics, kinetic theory, statistical mechanics, electronics, electromagnetism, optics, solid-state physics, modern physics, nuclear physics, relativity, cosmology, and astrophysics.  These courses may be taken at any time on a personalized basis.  Time and credit to be arranged.  May be repeated.   Prerequiste: consent of instructor.

Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

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PHSX 4890.  Cooperative Work Experience (1-6) A, S, Su

Catalog Description:  A continuation of Phsx 2890.   Open to all students.

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PHSX 4920.  Short Courses, Workshops, Institutes, and Special Programs (1-4)

Catalog Description:  Consult the class schedule for the current offering under this number.  The specific title and credit authorized will appear on the student transcript.

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PHSX 4970. Senior Thesis (2) A, S, Su

Catalog Description:  An individual research program pursued under faculty supervision.  It is expected that one or more semester of research (Phsx 4800) will precede registration for this course.   Course evaluation will include an oral and a written report.  Prerequistes: senior class standing and consent of departmental committee.

Prerequisite: Senior class standing and consent of Departmental committee.

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PHSX 4990. Seminars in Physics (1) A, S

Catalog Description:  Joint sessions of faculty and students devoted to current topics in physics.  Students taking this course for credit will make a presentation based on individual library research of a topic agreed on with the faculty advisor.  One credit required for physics majors.  May be taken twice for credit.  Prerequiste: previous upper division physics course.

Additional Course Description: This course provides the student with the opportunity to make a presentation based on library or original research of a physics topic agreed on with a faculty advisor.

Prerequisite: Previous upper division physics courses.

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PHSX 5030. Physics for Teachers (2-3)

Catalog Description:  Science content course for teachers in the M.Ed. Science Emphasis Program. To register, select another departmental course and develop a contract detailing additional work required for graduate credit. Course may be repeated. Contract must be approved by instructor, departmental chair, and Director of the Master of Education Program.

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