R·I·T

Dr. Vern Lindberg

Gosnell Room 3344

vwlsps@rit.edu

585-475-2546

Senior Staff Assistant Cindy Drake
585-475-2421

FAX 585-475-5766

 

Lindberg's Schedule

Modified February 27, 2008

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Modern Physics --Lindberg

Syllabus:

Located online

Course Materials:

Text is Modern Physics, Kenneth Krane, 2nd edition, Wiley Publishing ISBN 0-471-82872-6
Webassign Access card. You can buy a plain Webassign card that will access the homework system, either at the bookstore, or online at WebAssign.
Calculator, ruler, pencil, notebook as for any other course.

 

Exams: Three during the quarter Thursday in class

December 20 Equations I will provide. You can bring 5 more.
January 25 Equations I will provide. You can bring 5 more.
February 14 Here is the front of equation sheet, back is integrals . You can bring 5 more integrals. Coverage is Chapters 6 and 7, hydrogen from Bohr atom through the Schroedinger equation..
Final Exam Friday Feb 29, 8-10 am Room 8-3365

Written Homework

Set 1 Due Monday Dec 10 by 5 pm
Set 2 Due Monday 17 Dec by 5 pm
Set 3 Due Monday 14 Jan by 5 pm Solutions page 1, p2, p3, p4, p5 , p6, Spreadsheet
Set 4 Due Friday Feb 8 by 5 pm Solutions page 1 page 2 page 3 page 4
Set 5 Due Monday Feb 25 by 5 pm Solutions page 1 page 2 page 3 page 4

 

Reading Assignments

Week 1 Ch 2, Sect. 2, 3, 7, 8 Week 6 Ch 6 Sect. 1-5, Exam 2
Week 2 Ch 3 Sect. 1-6 Photoelectric Applet Week 7 Ch 6 Sect. 6-8, Ch 7 Sect 1-4, 6 Coordinate System Applet (use c to switch from Cartesian to cylindrical to spherical)
Week 3 Ch 4 Sect. 1-3 Superposition Fourier Exam 1 Week 8 Ch 7 Sect. 5, 7-8 Handouts No. 1 No. 2
Week 4 Ch 4 Sect. 4-6, Ch 5 Sect. 1-3 Wheeler Article Week 9 Ch 8 Sect. 1-4, Exam 3
Week 5 Ch 5 Sect. 4-7Finite Well 2D Square Well Oscillator Integrals Week 10 Ch 8 Sect. 5-7