University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Spring 2017 Physics Classes

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Class Title Type Instructor Location Times
Phys 1001W.100
Syllabus
Energy 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 1102W.100
Syllabus
Introductory College Physics II RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1251745 TTh
Phys 1201W.100
Syllabus
Introductory Physics for Biology and Pre-medicine I RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1251430 MTWF
Phys 1202W.100
Syllabus
Introductory Physics for Biology and Pre-medicine II RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1251010 MTWF
Phys 1202W.200
Syllabus
Introductory Physics for Biology and Pre-medicine II RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1251220 MTWF
Phys 1301W.100
Syllabus
Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering I RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1250905 MTWF
Phys 1302W.100
Syllabus
Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering II RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1250800 MTWF
Phys 1302W.300
Syllabus
Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering II RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1251115 MTWF
Phys 1302W.500
Syllabus
Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering II RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1251640 MTWF
Phys 1302W.600
Syllabus
Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering II RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryWilley Hall 1251745 MW
Phys 1402V.001
Syllabus
Honors Physics II RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryAnderson Hall 2101115 MTWF
Phys 1502V.001
Syllabus
Honors Introduction to Electricity and Magnetism RSSLecture plus Discussion and LaboratoryFord Hall 1151115 MTWF
Phys 1905.002
Syllabus
Freshman Seminar: Nanotechnology RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1201010 MW
Phys 1910W.001
Syllabus
Freshman Seminar: Writing Intensive: Extraterrestrial Life RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1201325 MW
Phys 2303.001
Syllabus
Physics III: Physics of Matter RSSLectureAnderson Hall 2101430 F 1430 MTW
Phys 2601.001
Syllabus
Quantum Physics RSSLecture plus DiscussionWest Bank Skyway 201400 TTh
Phys 2605.001
Syllabus
Quantum Physics Laboratory RSSLecture plus LaboratoryRapson Hall 541220 T
Phys 3022.001
Syllabus
Introduction to Cosmology RSSLectureCooke Hall 2151105 MW
Phys 3071W.001
Syllabus
Laboratory-Based Physics for Teachers RSSLaboratoryBruininks Hall 131B0905 MW
Phys 3993.001Directed Studies RSSIndependent Studytbatba000 
Phys 3994.001Directed Research RSSIndependent Studytbatba000 
Phys 4001.001
Syllabus
Analytical Mechanics RSSLecture plus DiscussionBruininks Hall 512A0905 MWF
Phys 4002.001
Syllabus
Electricity and Magnetism RSSLecture plus DiscussionCivil Engineering Bldg 2121325 MWF
Phys 4051.001Methods of Experimental Physics I RSSLecture plus LaboratoryVincent Hall 2061220 MWF
Phys 4052W.001Methods of Experimental Physics II RSSLecture plus LaboratoryVincent Hall 161430 MWF
Phys 4121.001
Syllabus
History of 20th-Century Physics RSSLectureBruininks Hal 1211640 Th
Phys 4121W.001History of 20th-Century Physics RSSLectureMechanical Engineering 1021640 Th
Phys 4211.001
Syllabus
Introduction to Solid-State Physics RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1101010 MWF
Phys 4501.001Experimental Project RSSIndependent Studytbatba000 
Phys 4511.001
Syllabus
Introduction to Nuclear and Particle Physics RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1100905 MWF
Phys 4950H.001Senior Thesis RSSIndependent Studytba000 
Phys 4960H.001Honors Seminar RSSLectureAmundson Hall 1621640 M
Phys 4993.001Directed Studies RSSIndependent Studytbatba000 
Phys 4994.001Directed Research RSSIndependent Studytbatba000 
Phys 5002.001
Syllabus
Quantum Mechanics II RSSLecture plus DiscussionRapson Hall 431115 MW
Phys 5012.001
Syllabus
Classical Physics II RSSLecturePillsbury Hall 1101325 TTh
Phys 5041.001
Syllabus
Mathematical Methods for Physics RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1100800 MTWF
Phys 5072.001Best Practices in College Physics Teaching RSSDiscussionRapson Hall 451535 M
Phys 5402.001Radiological Physics RSSLectureMechanical Engineering 1021400 TTh
Phys 5402.883Radiological Physics RSSLectureONLINE1400 TTh
Phys 5701.001
Syllabus
Solid-State Physics for Engineers and Scientists RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1100945 TTh
Phys 5950.001Colloquium Seminar RSSLecturetbaSmith Hall 1001535 Th
Phys 5970.001Physics Journal Club RSSLecturetbaBruininks Hall 1441535 M
Phys 5980.001Introduction to Research Seminar RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1101640 F
Phys 5993.001Directed Studies RSSIndependent Studytbatba000 
Phys 5994.001Directed Research RSSIndependent Studytbatba000 
Phys 8011.001
Syllabus
Quantum Field Theory I RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1201115 TTh
Phys 8100.001Seminar: Problems of Physics Teaching and Higher Education RSSLecturetbaPhysics & Nanotechnology 1201640 F
Phys 8200.001Seminar: Cosmology and High Energy Astrophysics RSSLecturetbaPhysics & Nanotechnology 1101215 M
Phys 8300.001Seminar: Biological and Medical Physics. RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1201010 Th
Phys 8333.001FTE: Master's RSSIndependent Studytbatba000 
Phys 8444.001FTE: Doctoral RSSIndependent Studytbatba000 
Phys 8500.001Plan B Project RSSIndependent Studytbatba000 
Phys 8600.001Seminar: Space Physics RSSLecturetbaPhysics & Nanotechnology 1101220 T
Phys 8611.001
Syllabus
Cosmic Rays and Plasma Astrophysics RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 2101010 MWF
Phys 8666.001Doctoral Pre-Thesis Credits RSSIndependent Studytbatba000 
Phys 8700.001Seminar: Condensed Matter Physics RSSLecturetbaPeik Gymnasium G551325 W
Phys 8702.001Statistical Mechanics and Transport Theory RSSLectureAmundson Hall 1581240 MWF
Phys 8712.001
Syllabus
Solid-State Physics II RSSLectureAkerman Hall 2151515 WF
Phys 8750.001
Syllabus
Advanced Topics in Condensed Matter Physics: Quantum Materials RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 1201400 TTh
Phys 8777.001Thesis Credits: Master's RSSIndependent Studytbatba000 
Phys 8800.001Seminar: Nuclear Physics RSSLecturetbaPhysics & Nanotechnology 1101115 F
Phys 8888.001Thesis Credit: Doctoral RSSLecturetbatbatba
Phys 8900.001Seminar: Elementary Particle Physics RSSLecturetbaPhysics & Nanotechnology 1101535 W
Phys 8902.001
Syllabus
Elementary Particle Physics II RSSLecturePhysics & Nanotechnology 2101630 MW
Phys 8994.001Research in Physics RSSIndependent Studytbatba000