PHYSICS 220GENERAL PHYSICS II

Dr. Dan Boye, Spring 2006
Office: Dana 134
daboye@davidson.edu
Phone: 894-2394

Classroom: Dana 146
Lecture: MWF 9:30 - 10:20 am
Lab: Dana 127, TR 1:00 - 4:00 pm    Instructor: Dr. Peterson
Appointments: I am generally available from 9:00-5:00 M-F.  Communication with me by email is very reliable.  If my office light is on and I'm not there, check in the Dana basement (Room B36) or in the Physics Office.
Text: Physics, 6th Edition, Giancoli

Course Syllabus
Laboratory Web Page
Physics Demonstration Videos
In-Class Exercises

Interesting Links

International System of Standards
Benjamin Franklin on Electricity

Static electricity misconceptions
Davidson College Physlets
Electric field demo
Crowders Mountian topographic map
Grand Canyon topographic map
3-D potential plotter
Energizer Batteries

Kirchoff's Rules
Magnetic force and field
Magnetic field model (Ising)
DC motor demo

EM spectrum
FCC frequencies

TV frequencies
Geometric optics conventions

Optics physlet

Ripple tank physlet
Enantiomer
Einstein on Relativity

Special Relativity statements

Planck & Rutherford quotes
Bohr Model Assumptions
Chart of Nuclides

Fusion

Z machine produces fusion

Standard Model website

Particle Adventure website

Standard Model presentation form

History & Fate of the Universe

Cosmic Background Radiation Map

Hybrid cars

Fermilab
CERN

Physics Nobel Laureates

Historical Information

Biography Archive of Mathematicians and Physicists
Charles Coulomb Alessandro Volta Nikola Tesla
Michael Faraday Hans Oersted