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Physics Courses


Physics (PHY) course number
Spring 2022 Fall 2021 Spring2021 Fall 2020 Spring 2020 Fall 2019 Spring 2019 Fall  2018 Spring2018
PHY 112 Light, Color, Vision   Weinacht   Weinacht   Weinacht   Graf
PHY 113 Physics of Sports
PHY 115 Lab
      Jung

Jung
  Jung

Jung
   Jung

Jung
 
PHY 119 Physics for Environmental Studies   Graf   Graf   Graf   Graf
PHY 121 Physics for Life Sciences I
PHY 121 Lab
 
Tsybychev
Wilking
Pascuzzi

Lefferts
Hemmick
Pascuzzi
  Stephens
Wilking

Lefferts
Hemmick
  Stephens
Wilking

Lefferts
Wilking
  Hobbs,Wilking
Rijssenbeek

Lefferts
Rijssenbeek
Pascuzzi

Lefferts
PHY 122 Physics for Life Sciences II
PHY 122 Lab
Tsybychev & Ionas  ( 01; online)
 
Pascuzzi ( studio
 
Ionas,
Tsybychev,
Pascuzzi
  Stephens


Lefferts
Hemmick
  Stephens
Kelly

Lefferts
Kelly
  Gurvitch
Kelly

Lefferts
Kelly
  Hobbs,Wilking
Rijssenbeek

Lefferts
Rijssenbeek
PHY 125 Classical Physics A
Rijssenbeek, Gurvich
Mendez Pascuzzi Mendez Gurvitch Gurvitch Koch Gurvitch Vafei-Najafabadi
PHY 126 Classical Physics B   Graf   Graf   Koch   Graf  
PHY 127 Classical Physics C   Mendez   Du   Graf   Lee
PHY 131 Classical Physics I Ionas


Hemmick

Pascuzzi
Tsybychev Ionas

Hemmick

Pascuzzi
Tsybychev Graf

Hemmick

Pascuzzi
Pascuzzi Hemmick Koch
Physics 133 Classical Physics Lab 1
Hemmick
 
Lefferts
Hemmick
Pascuzzi
Lefferts
Hemmick
Lefferts
Hemmick
Lefferts Lefferts
Hemmick
Pascuzzi
Lefferts Lefferts
Hemmick
Pascuzzi
Lefferts
PHY 132 Classical Physics II
Hemmick
Rijssenbeek
McCarthy
Ionas
Hemmick
Hobbs Ionas
Hemmick
Pascuzzi
Hobbs Hemmick,Hobbs

Mihaly
Koch McGrew
Hemmick
Mihaly
PHY 134, Classical Physics Lab II
Hemmick
Lefferts
Hemmick
Lefferts
Hemmick
Lefferts
Hemmick
Lefferts
Hemmick
Pascuzzi
Lefferts Lefferts
Hemmick,Hobbs
Mihaly
Lefferts Lefferts
Hemmick
Mihaly
PHY 141 Classical Physics I Honors   Maria
Fernandez-Serra
  Rijssenbeek   Rijssenbeek   Kumar  
PHY 142 Classical Physics II Honors Liu   Rijssenbeek   Rijssenbeek   Rijssenbeek   Kumar
  PHY 153 Data Analysis for Physics and Astronomy with Python
Kiryluk Kiryluk   Kiryluk Kiryluk Kiryluk Kiryluk   Kiryluk

PHY 191/192 Transitional Study
Schneble McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy
PHY 231
Physics for
Future Presidents
  Deshpande   Deshpande   Deshpande   Deshpande  

PHY 237/ATM 237 World Climate and Atmosphere
Hameed   Hameed   Black   Black   Black
PHY 251 Modern Physics
PHY 252Lab
 
Mihaly
Mihaly

Mihaly
Mihaly

Mihaly
Mihaly

Mihaly
Mihaly

Mihaly
Mihaly

TBA
Wei

Dawber
Piacquadio

Dawber
Wei

Dawber
PHY 277 Computation for Physics and Astronomy Swesty Swesty Dreyer Swesty Dreyer Swesty Dreyer Swesty Swesty
PHY 287 Introduction to Research
By arrangement with instructor
Schneble McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy

PHY 291 Transitional Study
Schneble McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy
PHY 300 Waves and Optics Metcalf Allison Metcalf Allison Schneble Allison Schneble Weinacht Weinacht
PHY 301 Electromagnetic Theory I   Navid
VafeiNajafabadi
  Dedushenko
Omori
  Vafei-Najafabadi   Vafei-Najafabadi  
PHY 302 Electromagnetic Theory II Goldman   Goldman   Loverde   Goldman   Goldman
PHY 303 Mechanics   Ionas   Ionas   Rocek   Rocek  
PHY 306 Thermal Physics Teaney   Shuryak   Shuryak   Shuryak   Fernandez-Serra
PHY 307 Physical and Methematical  Foundations of Quantum Mechanics                  
PHY308 Quantum Physics Zahed   Zahed   Goldman   Allison   Allison
PHY311 Connections in Science   Piacquadio       Mendez   Misewich/Mendez  
PHY313
Mystery of Matter
    Jung   Jung   Tsybychev    
PHY335 Electronics and Instrumentation Lab Bernauer Gurvitch Gurvitch Gurvitch Bernauer Du Bernauer Du Du
PHY382 The Quantum Moment: Quantum Mechanics in Philosophy, Culture and Life                  
PHY390 Special Topics
in Physics
       
VafeiNajafabadi
       
PHY405 Advanced Quantum Physics   Zahed   Goldman   Goldman   Goldman  
PHY408 Relativity Shuryak Goldman Swesty   Swesty   Swesty   Shuryak
PHY420
Accelerators
      VafeiNajafabadi          
PHY431 Nuclear and Particle Physics GonzalezGarcia   GonzalezGarcia   GonzalezGarcia   Gonzalez-Garcia
  Gonzalez-Garcia
PHY 445/PHY 515 Senior Laboratory
Du
McGrew
FigueroaBarragan
Gurvich
Du
FigueroaBarragan
McGrew
Li
Du
Liu
McGrew
Schneble
Liu
Du
Weinacht
McGrew
McGrew
Liu
Jones
FigueroaBarragan
Koch
Liu
McGrew
FigueroaBarragan
Koch
Liu
McGrew
FigueroaBarragan
Koch
Liu
McGrew

FigueroaBarragan
Koch
Liu
Tsybychev
PHY447 Tutorial in Advanced Topics
By arrangement with instructor
Schneble McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy
PHY 451
Quantum Electronics
            (see PHY556)   (See PHY566)
PHY452 Lasers   Metcalf   Metcalf   Metcalf   Metcalf  
PHY472 Solid State Physics   Mihaly       TBA      
PHY 487 Research Schneble McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy McCarthy

 

Astronomy Courses


Astronomy (AST) course
Spring 2022 Fall  2021 Spring 2021 Fall 2020 Spring 2020 Fall 2019 Spring 2019 Fall 2018 Spring 2018
AST 100
Astronomy Today
  Sehgal
Walter
Lattimer Sehgal
Zingale
Lattimer Farr
von der Linden
  Koda
Lanzetta
 
AST 101
Introduction to Astronomy
Koda   Sehgal   Koda   Koda    
AST 105
Introduction to the Solar System
  Lanzetta   Perna   Perna   Walter Lanzetta
AST 112
Astronomy Lab
Koda  
Sehgal
  Koda   Koda    
AST 200
Intro to Astronomy Research
Armitage   Armitage   Armitage   Lattimer   Koda
AST 203
 Astronomy
Koda Lanzetta Lanzetta Farr Lanzetta Koda Zingale Calder von der Linden
AST 205
Introduction to Planetary Sciences
  Perna   Perna   Lanzetta   Lanzetta  
AST 248
Search for Life in the Universe
Lattimer Walter Koda Calder Lattimer Walter Walter Lattimer Koda
AST 287 Introductory Research
in Astronomy by arrangement
with the instructor
Zingale
Schneble
Zingale
McCarthy
Zingale
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
AST 301
Collisions in the Solar System
    Walter       Lattimer    
AST 341
Stars and Radiation
      Zingale       Zingale  
AST 346
Galaxies
    Koda       Lanzetta    
AST 347
Cosmology
  Sehgal       Sehgal      
AST 389
Science Fiction
Walter       Walter       Walter
AST 390
Special Topics in Astrophysics
Armitage   Lattimer   Armitage       Lattimer
(as  PHY390)
AST 443
Observational Techniques
von der Linden von der Linden von der Linden Walter   von der Linden   von der Linden  
AST 447
Senior Tutorial in Astronomy
By arrangement with instructor
Zingale
Schneble
Zingale
McCarthy
Zingale
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
AST 487
Senior Research in Astronomy
Zingale
Schneble
Zingale
McCarthy
Zingale
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy
Lattimer
McCarthy