PHYS 32100: MODERN PHYSICS FOR ENGINEERS
Introductory historical background, elementary quantum theory, application to one-electron atoms, atomic shell structure and periodic table; nuclear physics, relativity and statistical mechanics. Concepts, quantitative work and problem sets are emphasized. Prereq.: PHYS 20800 or equivalent, MATH 20300 or MATH 20900 (elective for Engineering students). 3 lect. hr./wk.; 3 cr.