Modern Physics

Dr. Dan Boye, Fall 2000
Office: Dana 134
Phone: 894-2394

Classroom: Dana 153
Lecture: 12:30 - 1:20 MWF
Lab: 2:30-5:30 MW
Text: Modern Physics, Thornton & Rex, 2nd ed.
Office Hours: MWF 9:30-11:20 and MWF 1:30-2:30,  and, by appointment, nearly any other time when not in class or lab. If my office door is unlocked and I'm not there, check in the Dana basement or in the Physics Office.

Course Syllabus    Lab Schedule


Special Relativity Exercises
Blackbody Exercises
QMWave Exercises

Single Quantum Well Exercises

Potential Barriers Exercises
Hydrogen Atom Exercises
Magnetism Exercises
Multiple Wells and Bands Exercises
Nuclear Decay Exercises

Supplementary Material

Interesting Links

Relativity and FTL Travel Periodic Table Chart of the Nuclides MathCad 2000
Hydrogen Wave Functions Periodic Table 2 The Particle Adventure Davidson College Physlets
The Optics of Spectroscopy Periodic Table 3 Gabon Natural Nuclear Reactors Bloembergen autobio
Structure of Molecules and Solids History Radioactive Decay Sequences Sputnik
Greatest 20th Century Engineering Standard Model Semi-empirical Mass Formula Mass-Energy Chart