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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
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PHY 3011 - Modern Physics II

Credits: 3

Prerequisite(s): PHY 2811

Description: This is the second half of a two-course sequence which provides an introduction to modern physics. The concepts and formalism of quantum physics are used to allow for an understanding of the energy levels and configuration of the hydrogen atom, the strength of molecular bonds, atomic and molecular spectroscopy, solid-state physics, band theory, nuclear and subatomic physics. An introduction to quantum statistics, general relativity, and cosmology is also given.

Note: Credit will be granted for only one prefix: HON or PHY.

Cross Listed Course(s): HON 3011

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