University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Phys 4121.001

History of 20th-Century Physics

Session: Spring 2017 (1/17-5/05)
Instructor: Michel Janssen (e-mail: janss011 @
Time: 1640 Th
Location: Bruininks Hal 121
Office Hours:

"Development of special relativity, general relativity, and quantum mechanics in the early decades of the 20th century; nuclear physics in the 1930s (plus Manhattan Project and German Bomb Project during WWII); emergence of solid-state physics; theory and experiment in high-energy physics."

prereq: general physics or instr consent

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