PHYSICS 130

GENERAL PHYSICS WITH CALCULUS

Dr. Dan Boye, Fall 2007
Office: Dana 134
daboye@davidson.edu
Phone: 892-2394

Classroom: Dana 146
Lecture: 10:30 - 11:20 am, MWF
Lab Sections: 2:30 - 5:30 pm, MW and 1:30 - 4:30 pm, F
Office Hours: MWF 8:45-9:30 and 1:30-2:30, and, by appointment, nearly any other time when not in class or lab. Communication with me by email is encouraged.
Text: PHYSICS for Scientists and Engineers with Modern Physics, 7th Edition, Serway & Jewett (ISBN:0-495-11245-3)
          Physlet Physics, Christian and Belloni (ISBN:0-131-01969-4 )


Course Syllabus
Laboratory Page

Interesting Links

Access Science
International System of Standards

Davidson College Physlets
Newton and Gravity
Gravitational Lens

Wave Motion
Superposition
Doppler Effect

Davidson Noise Ordinance

Historical Information

American Institute of Physics History Section
American Physical Society: This Month in Physics
Biography Archive of Mathematicians and Physicists

Galileo Galilei
Isaac Newton
Robert Hooke
Rene Descartes
Julius Robert Mayer
James Prescott Joule
Hermann von Helmholtz
James Watt
Fahrenheit and Celsius
Hero of Alexandria's engine