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2019 - 2020 Academic Catalog 
2019 - 2020 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHY 232 - Modern Physics

4 credits (Fall)
For students with an introductory physics background who wish to extend their knowledge of atomic, nuclear, and solid-state physics. Emphasis on the basic phenomena and fundamental physics principles involved in special relativity and quantum mechanics and their subsequent application to atomic, nuclear, and solid state models. Three classes, one laboratory each week.

Prerequisite: PHY 131  and PHY 132 . Prerequisite or co-requisite: MAT 215 .
Instructor: Cunningham, Willig-Onwuachi