University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Fall 2015 Physics Classes

« fall 2015 - spring 2016 - summer 2016 »

Class Title Type Instructor Location Times
Phys 1001W.100Energy and the Environment RSSLecture plus LaboratoryWest Bank Skyway 201325 MWF
Phys 1101W.100
Syllabus
Introductory College Physics I RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1251325 MWF
Phys 1101W.200
Syllabus
Introductory College Physics I RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1251745 TTh
Phys 1201W.100Introductory Physics for Biology and Pre-medicine I RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1251010 MTWF
Phys 1201W.200Introductory Physics for Biology and Pre-medicine I RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1251220 MTWF
Phys 1202W.100Introductory Physics for Biology and Pre-medicine II RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1251430 MTWF
Phys 1301W.100
Syllabus
Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering I RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1250800 MTWF
Phys 1301W.300
Syllabus
Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering I RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1251115 MTWF
Phys 1301W.500
Syllabus
Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering I RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1251640 MTWF
Phys 1301W.600
Syllabus
Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering I RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1251745 MW
Phys 1302W.100Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering II RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1250905 MTWF
Phys 1401V.001Honors Physics I RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWest Bank Skyway 201115 MTWF
Phys 1501V.001
Syllabus
Honors Introduction to Mechanics RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryHubert H. Humphrey Center 251115 MTWF
Phys 1905.001
Syllabus
Freshman Seminar RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 2101430 T
Phys 1905.002
Syllabus
Freshman Seminar RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 2101010 MW
Phys 1910W.001Freshman Seminar: Writing Intensive RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1201325 TTh
Phys 2201.001
Syllabus
Introductory Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics RSSLectureWest Bank Skyway 200905 MWF
Phys 2503.001
Syllabus
Physics III: Intro to Waves, Optics, and Special Relativity RSSLectureWilley Hall 1251535 MTWF
Phys 2503H.001
Syllabus
Honors Physics III RSSLecture plus DiscussionAppleby Hall 3191115 MTWF
Phys 2605.001Quantum Physics Laboratory RSSLecture plus LaboratoryPhysics & Nanotechnology 1101220 T
Phys 3071W.001
Syllabus
Laboratory-Based Physics for Teachers RSSLaboratoryBruininks Hall 131B0905 MW
Phys 3071W.002
Syllabus
Laboratory-Based Physics for Teachers RSSLaboratoryBruininks Hall 131B1220 MW
Phys 3993.001Directed Studies RSSIndependent Studytbatbatba
Phys 3993.002Directed Studies RSSIndependent StudytbaNo Room Required1325 M 1640 Th
Phys 3994.001Directed Research RSSIndependent Studytbatbatba
Phys 4001.100
Syllabus
Analytical Mechanics RSSLecture plus DiscussionRapson Hall 451325 MWF
Phys 4041.001Computational Methods in the Physical Sciences RSSLaboratoryPhysics & Nanotechnology 1200800 MTWTh
Phys 4051.001Methods of Experimental Physics I RSSLecture plus LaboratoryMechanical Engineering 1081430 MWF
Phys 4101.001Quantum Mechanics RSSLecture plus DiscussionBell Museum Auditorium1115 MWF
Phys 4201.001
Syllabus
Statistical and Thermal Physics RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1101010 MWF
Phys 4303.001
Syllabus
Electrodynamics and Waves RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1200905 MWF
Phys 4501.001Experimental Project RSSIndependent Studytbatbatba
Phys 4611.001Introduction to Space Physics RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1100900 TTh
Phys 4950H.001Senior Thesis RSSIndependent Studytbatbatba
Phys 4993.001Directed Studies RSSIndependent Studytbatbatba
Phys 4994.001Directed Research RSSIndependent Studytbatbatba
Phys 5001.001Quantum Mechanics I RSSLecture plus DiscussionPhysics & Nanotechnology 1101115 MW
Phys 5011.001
Syllabus
Classical Physics I RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1101325 TTh
Phys 5072.001Best Practices in College Physics Teaching RSSDiscussionKeller Hall 2-2601535 M
Phys 5201.001Thermal and Statistical Physics RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1101030 TTh
Phys 5950.001Colloquium Seminar RSSLecturetbaBruininks Hall 2301535 Th
Phys 5970.001Physics Journal Club RSSLecturetbaPhysics & Nanotechnology 2101535 F
Phys 5980.001Introduction to Research Seminar RSSLecturetbaPhysics & Nanotechnology 1101640 F
Phys 5993.001Directed Studies RSSIndependent Studytbatbatba
Phys 5994.001Directed Research RSSIndependent Studytbatbatba
Phys 8001.001Advanced Quantum Mechanics RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1201115 MW
Phys 8012.001
Syllabus
Quantum Field Theory II RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 2100900 TTh
Phys 8200.001Seminar: Cosmology and High Energy Astrophysics RSSLecturetbaPhysics & Nanotechnology 1101245 M
Phys 8300.001Seminar: Biological and Medical Physics. RSSLecturetbaPhysics & Nanotechnology 1201010 W
Phys 8333.001FTE: Master's RSSIndependent Studytbatbatba
Phys 8444.001FTE: Doctoral RSSIndependent Studytbatbatba
Phys 8500.001Plan B Project RSSIndependent Studytbatbatba
Phys 8501.001
Syllabus
General Relativity and Cosmology I RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1301155 TTh
Phys 8600.001Seminar: Space Physics RSSLecturetbaPhysics & Nanotechnology 1201220 T
Phys 8666.001Doctoral Pre-Thesis Credits RSSIndependent Studytbatbatba
Phys 8700.001Seminar: Condensed Matter Physics RSSLecturetbaPhysics & Nanotechnology 1101325 W
Phys 8711.001
Syllabus
Solid-State Physics I RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1101640 TTh
Phys 8777.001Thesis Credits: Master's RSSIndependent Studytbatbatba
Phys 8800.001Seminar: Nuclear Physics RSSLecturetbaPhysics & Nanotechnology 1201115 F
Phys 8888.001Thesis Credit: Doctoral RSSLecturetbatbatba
Phys 8900.001Seminar: Elementary Particle Physics RSSLecturetbaPhysics & Nanotechnology 1101535 W
Phys 8901.001
Syllabus
Elementary Particle Physics I RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1201640 MW
Phys 8994.001Research in Physics RSSIndependent Studytbatbatba