Physics 112

Physics 112

Fall 2023 Physics 112 Course Information

Instructors: Michael P. Zaletel, Daniel Mckinsey

Course ID: 23667, 22608

Meeting Times: MWF 1-1:59pm, MWF 9-9:59am

Course Description: Basic concepts of statistical mechanics, microscopic basis of thermodynamics and applications to macroscopic systems, condensed states, phase transformations, quantum distributions, elementary kinetic theory of transport processes, fluctuation phenomena. Some knowledge of Python required for homework assignments. Students who have not taken Physics 77 or Data Science 8 are encouraged to complete the Python tutorials provided by the Physics Department.

Fall 2023 Services Offered 

Services are offered in partnership with the Astronomy and Physics departments. Fall 2023 offerings will begin in the third week of instruction. Please visit the link below to view service hours and room locations.

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Note: SLC services are complementary to academic support offered by the course instructional team, campus departments, and the residence halls. The SLC Science Program is run by professional learning specialists and services are provided by trained peer staff.