Sound waves. Fluid dynamics. Kinetic theory of matter. The Maxwell-Boltzmann distribution. Specific heat. The special theory of relativity.
Note: All enrolled must attend both the lecture and one weekly assigned problem session.
This course is required for CCS Physics freshmen.
Prerequisite: Physics CS 32 and vector calculus, or equivalent. Class is limited to ONLY CCS PHYSICS FRESHMEN.
Ohanian, Modern Physics, 2nd edition Benjamin Cummings