Credit units: 1
Offered: Term 1 only
Weekly hours: 0.4 Lecture hours and 0.6 Practicum/Lab hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Physics and Engin Physics
A laboratory course which explores the foundations of quantum physics through laboratory experiments. The experimental observations provide evidence for the quantization of energy levels and wave-particle duality. Students will also learn how to measure the charge of an electron. There will be five experiments and students will need 1.5 hours per experiment. For each experiment there will also be a 1 hour lecture.
Prerequisite(s) or Corequisite(s): PHYS 252
Note: Students with credit for PHYS 251 or PHYS 253 may not take this course for credit.
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