Welcome to the web page of Dr. Viv, Physics Dept., R.I.T.

Here you can find all my scanned handouts, lecture notes, homework solutions, practice quizzes, and quiz solutions. Note that week numbers
refer to academic weeks and not calendar weeks.

Spring 2018: University Physics II (PHYS 212)

General:              Syllabus         

Background:      Vectors: Basic operations    Components of Vectors     Cross Product review     Error Analysis

Handouts:          Superposition     The Physics of Vector Fields     Calculus Appendix    Gauss' Law       Conductor Theory     Work, PE, Potential

Electrical Oscillations     Electrically damped oscillations     Transformers     Fields, fluxes, & circulations

Maxwell's equations & EM waves    Snell's law from Fermat's principle    Thin Prism Theory    Complex #s and Phasors   Trigonometry w/o Tears

Midterm Exam Formula Sheet      Good and bad formulas      Numerical Problem Protocol     Exam I details     Exam II details     Exam III details

Laboratory:
     Regular Graph Paper    Semilogarithmic Graph paper    Plotting a linear graph  

 Lab report format     Sample lab report                    

Weekly notes:

MLK Jr. D.      Week #01b     Week #01c      Practice Quiz01      Quiz01      POW01     Paper HW01      Paper HW01 Solutions                 

Week #02a      Week #02b     Week #02c      Practice Quiz02     Quiz02       POW02     Paper HW02      Paper HW02 Solutions                  

Week #03a      Week #03b     Week #03c      Practice Quiz03      Quiz0       POW03     Paper HW03      Paper HW03 Solutions                  
 
Week #04a      Week #04b     Week #04c      Practice Quiz04     Quiz04      POW04     Paper HW04      Paper HW04 Solutions                  

Week#05a
      Week #05b     Week #05c      Practice Quiz05      Quiz05      POW05     Paper HW05      Paper HW05 Solutions               

Week#06a      Week #06b     Week #06c      Practice Quiz06      Quiz06      POW06     Paper HW06      Paper HW06 Solutions 

Week #07a     Week #07b     Week #07c      Practice Quiz07      Quiz07      POW07     Paper HW07      Paper HW07 Solutions

Week#08a      Week #08b     Week #08c      Practice Quiz08      Quiz08      POW08     Paper HW08      Paper HW08 Solutions

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Week#09a      Week #09b     Week #09c      Practice Quiz09      Quiz09      POW09     Paper HW09      Paper HW09 Solutions

Week#10a
      Week #10b     Week #10c      Practice Quiz10      Quiz10     POW10     Paper HW10      Paper HW10 Solutions 

Week#11a      Week #11b     Week #11c      Practice Quiz11       Quiz11     POW11     Paper HW11      Paper HW11 Solutions                 

Week#12a     Week #12b     Week #12c       Practice Quiz12      Quiz12    POW12     Paper HW12      Paper HW12 Solutions                 

Week#13a     Week #13b     Week #13c       Practice Quiz13      Quiz13    POW13      Paper HW13      Paper HW13 Solutions            

Week#14a     Week #14b     Week #14c       Practice Quiz14      Quiz14    POW14      Paper HW14      Paper HW14 Solutions

Week#01a     Review Quiz    Review Quiz Solutions    Review HW hints 

Spring 2018: Advanced Physics Independent Study---Topology and Geometry for Physicists (PHYS 489)


Spring 2018: RIT Physics Olympiad Examination