Schedule of Classes Undergraduate and Graduate / Spring 2017 / Physics

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Notes for Graduate Students

Continuation Class Please refer to the University Bulletin for specific details regarding registration. Students who should register for CONT 500a Full-time Graduate Research should use sage class #6466; students who should register for CONT 450a Part-time Graduate Research should use sage class #6440; students who should register for CONT 200a Extended Master's Research should print out the add/drop form, from http://www.brandeis.edu/registrar/forms/docs/forms/add_drop.pdf, use sage class #7286, obtain the program administrator's signature, and submit to the Registrar's Office Kutz 121. Part time master's students are not to enroll in CONT 200a, rather they should consult with the Registrar's Office. To view course description, please click on the course # link.

Notes for Undergraduate Students

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(1-99) Primarily for Undergraduate Students

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
5132 EL 24B 1
Syllabus
QBReC Lab
See Course Catalog for corequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Instructor's Signature Required.
Additional required Lab consists of two seven-week long research projects, three-four hours every week in a research lab performing experiments or doing computational work.
Lecture and Lab Reflection:
M 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 229
Closed
Consent Req.

16 / 15 / 0
Kondev, Jané View Books
8185 FYS 71B 1
Syllabus
Exploring Dark Matter and Dark Energy in the New Universe
[ qr sn ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Instructor's Signature Required.
Block N
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 126
Open
Consent Req.

10 / 25 / 0
Wardle, John FC View Books
1064 PHYS 10B 1
Syllabus
Introduction to Physical Laws and Phenomena II
[ qr sn ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Required recitation section to be arranged at the start of classes.
In order to accommodate students with time conflicts it may be necessary to re-assign students without conflicts to another section of the course. Students' section choice will be honored if possible.
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 126
Closed
28 / 20 / 0
Tompkins, Nathan David Peter View Books
8300 PHYS 10B 2
Syllabus
Introduction to Physical Laws and Phenomena II
[ qr sn ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Required recitation section to be arranged at the start of classes.
In order to accommodate students with time conflicts it may be necessary to re-assign students without conflicts to another section of the course. Students' section choice will be honored if possible.
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Carl J. Shapiro ScienceCtrLL16
Closed
23 / 20 / 0
Tompkins, Nathan David Peter View Books
8301 PHYS 10B 3
Syllabus
Introduction to Physical Laws and Phenomena II
[ qr sn ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Required recitation sections to be arranged at the start of classes.
In order to accommodate students with time conflicts it may be necessary to re-assign students without conflicts to another section of the course. Students' section choice will be honored if possible.
Block P
T,Th 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 126
Open
19 / 20 / 0
Tompkins, Nathan David Peter View Books
8302 PHYS 10B 4
Syllabus
Introduction to Physical Laws and Phenomena II
[ qr sn ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Required recitation sections to be arranged at the start of classes.
In order to accommodate students with time conflicts it may be necessary to re-assign students without conflicts to another section of the course. Students' section choice will be honored if possible.
Block V
T,Th 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 126
Open
15 / 20 / 0
Tompkins, Nathan David Peter View Books
8303 PHYS 10B 5
Syllabus
Introduction to Physical Laws and Phenomena II
[ qr sn ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Required recitation sections to be arranged at the start of classes.
In order to accommodate students with time conflicts it may be necessary to re-assign students without conflicts to another section of the course. Students' section choice will be honored if possible.
Block X
T,Th 6:30 PM–7:50 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 126
Open
8 / 20 / 0
Tompkins, Nathan David Peter View Books
8304 PHYS 10B 6
Syllabus
Introduction to Physical Laws and Phenomena II
[ qr sn ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Required recitation sections to be arranged at the start of classes.
In order to accommodate students with time conflicts it may be necessary to re-assign students without conflicts to another section of the course. Students' section choice will be honored if possible.
Block Z
T,Th 8:00 PM–9:20 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 126
Open
15 / 20 / 0
Tompkins, Nathan David Peter View Books
1182 PHYS 11B 1 Introductory Physics II
[ qr sn ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for corequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Lecture:
Block E
M,W,Th 12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 131
Recitations/Exams:
Block X1
M 6:30 PM–9:20 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 131
Open
65 / 100 / 0
Martens, Edward View Books
1146 PHYS 15B 1 Advanced Introductory Physics II
[ qr sn ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for corequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Lecture:
Block E
M,W,Th 12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 126
Recitations/Exams:
Block X1
M 6:30 PM–9:20 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 126
Open
19 / 999 / 0
Blocker, Craig A View Books
1066 PHYS 18B 1 Introductory Laboratory II
See Course Catalog for corequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
In order to accommodate students with time conflicts it may be necessary to re-assign students without conflicts to another section of the course. Students' section choice will be honored if possible.
Students closed out of PHYS 18b should contact Prof. Rogers (wrogers@brandeis.edu).
Lecture:
M 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 131
Lab:
M 3:30 PM–7:20 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 116
Closed
22 / 20 / 0
Rogers, William Benjamin View Books
8255 PHYS 18B 2 Introductory Laboratory II
See Course Catalog for corequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
In order to accommodate students with time conflicts it may be necessary to re-assign students without conflicts to another section of the course. Students' section choice will be honored if possible.
Students closed out of PHYS 18b should contact Prof. Rogers (wrogers@brandeis.edu).
Lecture:
M 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 131
Lab:
T 1:00 PM–4:50 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 116
Closed
22 / 20 / 0
Rogers, William Benjamin View Books
8256 PHYS 18B 3 Introductory Laboratory II
See Course Catalog for corequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
In order to accommodate students with time conflicts it may be necessary to re-assign students without conflicts to another section of the course. Students' section choice will be honored if possible.
Students closed out of PHYS 18b should contact Prof. Rogers (wrogers@brandeis.edu).
Lecture:
M 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 131
Lab:
W 1:00 PM–4:50 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 116
Closed
21 / 20 / 0
Rogers, William Benjamin View Books
8257 PHYS 18B 4 Introductory Laboratory II
See Course Catalog for corequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
In order to accommodate students with time conflicts it may be necessary to re-assign students without conflicts to another section of the course. Students' section choice will be honored if possible.
Students closed out of PHYS 18b should contact Prof. Rogers (wrogers@brandeis.edu).
Lecture:
M 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 131
Lab:
Th 1:00 PM–4:50 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 116
Closed
20 / 20 / 0
Rogers, William Benjamin View Books
8258 PHYS 18B 5 Introductory Laboratory II
See Course Catalog for corequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
In order to accommodate students with time conflicts it may be necessary to re-assign students without conflicts to another section of the course. Students' section choice will be honored if possible.
Students closed out of PHYS 18b should contact Prof. Rogers (wrogers@brandeis.edu).
Lecture:
M 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 131
Lab:
F 1:00 PM–4:50 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 116
Closed
21 / 20 / 0
Rogers, William Benjamin View Books
3498 PHYS 19B 1
Syllabus
Physics Laboratory II
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Mondays 3:40-4:30 for lab lecture, reviews and exams.
Up to eight 2 hour and 50 minute lab sections available in Gerstenzang 120h. Beginning times: T 4:00-6:50 and 7:00-9:50; W & TH 1:00-3:50, 4:00-6:50, 7:00-9:50. Section assignments made at the beginning of classes.
Lecture:
M 3:30 PM–4:20 PM
Gerstenzang 124
Open
70 / 90 / 0
Sciolla, Gabriella View Books
1068 PHYS 31A 1
Syllabus
Quantum Theory I
[ sn ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Block D
M,W,Th 11:00 AM–11:50 AM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 229
Open
18 / 999 / 0
Bensinger, Jim View Books
1180 PHYS 39A 1 Advanced Physics Laboratory
[ qr sn wi ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
co-taught with Physics 169b 1
M,W 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 340
Closed
10 / 10 / 0
Wu, Kun Ta View Books
1184 PHYS 40A 1 Introduction to Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics
[ sn ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block B
M,W,Th 9:00 AM–9:50 AM
Carl J. Shapiro ScienceCtrLL16
Open
32 / 999 / 0
Baskaran, Aparna View Books
 

(100-199) For Both Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
8355 PHYS 100A 1 Classical Mechanics
[ sn ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block E
M,W,Th 12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 229
Open
8 / 999 / 0
Fell, Richard N View Books
8356 PHYS 110A 1 Mathematical Physics
[ sn ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 229
Open
13 / 999 / 0
Chakraborty, Bulbul View Books
4900 PHYS 161B 1 Electromagnetic Theory II
[ sn ]
Block C
M,W,Th 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 229
Open
7 / 999 / 0
Fell, Richard N View Books
1078 PHYS 162B 1
Syllabus
Quantum Mechanics II
[ sn ]
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 229
Open
11 / 999 / 0
Lawrence, Albion E View Books
1144 PHYS 169B 1 Advanced Laboratory
[ sn ]
Physics 169b is intended for graduate students only.
Co-taught with Physics 39a 1
Instructor's Signature Required.
M,W 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 340
Open
Consent Req.

1 / 4 / 0
Wu, Kun Ta View Books
 

(200 and above) Primarily for Graduate Students

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
5794 CONT 300B 1 Responsible Conduct of Science
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Th 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Gerstenzang 123
Open
112 / 999 / 0
Olivier-Mason, Anique Julienne View Books
 

Cross-Listed in Physics

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
6818 BCBP 200B 1 Reading in Macromolecular Structure-Function Analysis
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
BCBP 200b will meet in RK-L402.
Block S2
T 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Ros-Kos ConnectorL402
Open
12 / 999 / 0
Theobald, Douglas L. View Books
4498 QBIO 120B 1
Syllabus
Quantitative Biology Instrumentation Laboratory
[ sn ]
Instructor's Signature Required.
M 1:00 PM–3:50 PM
Bassine Biology Building 244
F 1:30 PM–4:20 PM
Bassine Biology Building 244
Closed
Consent Req.

16 / 16 / 0
Dogic, Zvonimir View Books