Fundamentals of Physics II

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Online

Free

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  • Course
  • Online
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

This is a continuation of Fundamentals of Physics, I (PHYS 200), the introductory course on the principles and methods of physics for students who have good preparation in physics and mathematics. This course covers electricity, magnetism, optics and quantum mechanics.

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Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Online

What you'll learn on the course

Resistance
Electric Fields
Electrostatics
Capacitors
Ampere's Law

Course programme

Lecture 1ElectrostaticsLecture 2Electric FieldsLecture 3Gauss's Law ILecture 4Gauss's Law and Application to Conductors and InsulatorsLecture 5The Electric Potential and Conservation of EnergyLecture 6CapacitorsLecture 7ResistanceLecture 8Circuits and Magnetism ILecture 9Magnetism IILecture 10Ampere's LawLecture 11Lenz's and Faraday's LawsLecture 12LCR Circuits — DC VoltageLecture 13LCR Circuits — AC VoltageLecture 14Maxwell's Equations and Electromagnetic Waves IExam 1Midterm ExamLecture 15Maxwell's Equations and Electromagnetic Waves IILecture 16Ray or Geometrical Optics ILecture 17Ray or Geometrical Optics IILecture 18Wave Theory of LightLecture 19Quantum Mechanics I: Key Experiments and Wave-Particle DualityLecture 20Quantum Mechanics IILecture 21Quantum Mechanics IIILecture 22Quantum Mechanics IV: Measurement Theory, States of Definite EnergyLecture 23Quantum Mechanics V: Particle in a BoxLecture 24Quantum Mechanics VI: Time-Dependent Schrödinger EquationLecture 25Quantum Mechanics VII: Summary of Postulates and Special TopicsExam 2Final Exam