Modern Physics

Dr. Dan Boye, Fall 2003
Office: Dana 134
Phone: 704-894-2394

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 10:00-11:20 and MWF 1:30-2:30,  and, by appointment, nearly any other time when not in class or lab. Communication with me by email is very reliable.  If my office door is unlocked and I'm not there, check in the Dana basement or in the Physics Office.

Course Syllabus    Modern Lab Page

Modern Physics physlet exercises

Modern Physics by Bernstein, Fishbane & Gasiorowicz companion website

Supplementary Material & Interesting Links

This Month in Physics History(APS) Einstein Archives History of Physics (AIP) Semiconductor devices
Relativity: The Special and General Theory, 1920, Einstein Periodic Table Chart of the Nuclides MathCad
Relativity and FTL Travel Periodic Table 2 The Particle Adventure Davidson College Physlets
Greatest 20th Century Engineering Periodic Table 3 Gabon Natural Nuclear Reactors Sputnik
Mass-Energy Chart QM History Semi-empirical Mass Formula Standard Model
EM spectrum Physics Nobel Prizes The Optics of Spectroscopy g-ray spectroscopy
Bose-Einstein Condensation Degenerate Fermion Gas Fusion Z-pinch produces fusion
    History and Fate of the Universe Cosmic Background Radiation Map