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Course Number: 
PHY 1042
Spring Fall
Physics (PHY)

This course is a continuation of Physics I. Emphasis is on understanding basic physical concepts that relate both to practical situations and to subsequent technical courses. The fundamental structure of the course is designed to provide the student with a firm foundation for the understanding of semiconductor physics. Topics include heat; wave motion; electrical and magnetic field theory; light; and solid-state physics.

3 hours of lecture, 3 hours of lab per week