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Physics
Chair: Prasenjit Guptasarma pg@uwm.edu
Kenwood IRC 3077

For inquiries about enrollment, please contact the Associate Chair:

Associate Chair: Robert Wood chunnaic@uwm.edu
Kenwood IRC 3038

Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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PHYSICS-107: Physics in Everyday Life (3 units; U ; NS)

Selected topics for citizens in a technological world. Emphasis on those aspects of science important to an understanding of our surroundings. For non-science majors.

Notes:
May not be taken conc with or after having taken Physics 120(ER) or 209(ER). Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   3 LEC 201 66274 - 06/26-08/19 Guptasarma, Prasenjit ONLINE WEB  
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

PHYSICS-120: General Physics I (Non-Calculus Treatment) (4 units; U ; NS)

Mechanics, wave motion, heat, and sound. 3 hrs lec, 2 hrs dis.

Notes:
Any combination of Physics 120, 121, 209, 214, 219 carries max 5 cr toward graduation. Prereq: math placement level B or grade of C or better in Physics 100(P); HS trig or Physics 100 strongly recom.
Enroll in LEC 401 & DIS 601.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   4 LEC 401 66275 9:00 AM-10:15 AM MTWR 06/26-08/19 Dasgupta, Debashis PHY 135  
NS     DIS 601 66283 10:30 AM-11:20 AM MTWR 06/26-08/19 Holmes, Danika PHY 135  

PHYSICS-121: General Physics Laboratory I (Non-Calculus Treatment) (1 units; U ; NS+)

Experiments correlated with lecture material of Physics 120.

Notes:
Any combination of Physics 120, 121, 209, 214, 219 carries max 5 cr toward graduation. Prereq: Physics 120(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+   1 LAB 801 66276 12:00 PM-2:50 PM MW 06/26-08/19 Li, Yanan PHY 233  
The capacity of this lab is limited by the number of work stations available. The department CANNOT increase the capacity for any reason.
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 802 66284 12:00 PM-2:50 PM TR 06/26-08/19 Li, Yanan PHY 233  
The capacity of this lab is limited by the number of work stations available. The department CANNOT increase the capacity for any reason.
Consent required to audit.

PHYSICS-122: General Physics II (Non-Calculus Treatment) (4 units; U ; NS)

Electricity, optics, modern physics. 3 hrs lec, 2 hrs dis.

Notes:
Any combination of Physics 122, 123, 210, 215, 220 carries 5 cr max toward graduation. Prereq: Physics 120(NP).
Enroll in LEC 401 & DIS 601.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   4 LEC 401 66277 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MTWR 06/26-08/19 Dasgupta, Debashis PHY 135  
NS     DIS 601 66285 2:00 PM-2:50 PM MTWR 06/26-08/19 Rexhausen, William PHY 135  

PHYSICS-123: General Physics Laboratory II (Non-Calculus Treatment) (1 units; U ; NS+)

Experiments on topics related to the lecture material of Physics 122.

Notes:
Any combination of Physics 122, 123, 210, 215, 220 carries 5 cr max toward graduation. Prereq: Physics 122(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+   1 LAB 801 66278 9:00 AM-11:50 AM MW 06/26-08/19 Sharma, Netra PHY 237  
The capacity of this lab is limited by the number of work stations available. The department CANNOT increase the capacity for any reason.
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 802 66286 9:00 AM-11:50 AM TR 06/26-08/19 Sharma, Netra PHY 237  
The capacity of this lab is limited by the number of work stations available. The department CANNOT increase the capacity for any reason.
Consent required to audit.

PHYSICS-199: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 64821 - 06/26-08/19   ROOM TBA  

PHYSICS-209: Physics I (Calculus Treatment) (4 units; U ; NS)

Selected topics in mechanics, wave motion, sound, and heat. 3 hrs lec, 2 hrs dis.

Notes:
Any combination of Physics 120, 121, 209, 214, 219 carries max 5 cr toward graduation. Prereq: Math 227(C), 228(C), or 232(C).
Enroll in LEC 401 DIS 601.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   4 LEC 401 66279 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MTWR 06/26-08/19 Wood, Robert PHY 133  
NS     DIS 601 66287 2:00 PM-2:50 PM MTWR 06/26-08/19 Rose, Caitlin PHY 133  

PHYSICS-210: Physics II (Calculus Treatment) (4 units; U ; NS)

Continuation of Physics 209. Electromagnetic field theory and optics. 3 hrs lec, 2 hrs dis.

Notes:
Any combination of Physics 122, 123, 210, 215, 220 carries max 5 cr toward graduation. Prereq: grade of C- or better in Physics 209(NP); Math 229(C) or 233(C).
Enroll in LEC 401 & DIS 601.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   4 LEC 401 66280 9:00 AM-10:15 AM MTWR 06/26-08/19 Wood, Robert PHY 133  
NS     DIS 601 66288 10:30 AM-11:20 AM MTWR 06/26-08/19 Smith, Nathaniel PHY 133  

PHYSICS-214: Lab Physics I (Calculus Treatment) (1 units; U ; NS+)

Experiments in mechanics, wave motion, heat, and thermodynamics. 3 hrs lab.

Notes:
Any combination of Physics 120, 121, 209, 214, 219 carries 5 cr max toward graduation. Prereq: Physics 209(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+   1 LAB 801 66281 9:00 AM-11:50 AM MW 06/26-08/19 Garg, Uma PHY 227  
The capacity of this lab is limited by the number of work stations available. The department CANNOT increase the capacity for any reason.
Consent required to audit.

PHYSICS-215: Lab Physics II (Calculus Treatment) (1 units; U ; NS+)

Experiments in electricity, magnetism, and optics. 3 hrs lec.

Notes:
Any combination of Physics 122, 123, 210, 215, 220 carries 5 cr max toward graduation. Prereq: Physics 210(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+   1 LAB 801 66282 12:00 PM-2:50 PM MW 06/26-08/19 Coon, Matthew PHY 241  
The capacity of this lab is limited by the number of work stations available. The department CANNOT increase the capacity for any reason.
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 802 66289 12:00 PM-2:50 PM TR 06/26-08/19 Ghanbari Ghalehjoughi, Hossein PHY 241  
The capacity of this lab is limited by the number of work stations available. The department CANNOT increase the capacity for any reason.
Consent required to audit.

PHYSICS-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 65983 - 06/26-08/19   OFF CAMPUS  
For registration & fee purposes, this section meets during the 8-week session. Contact CIE Overseas Programs, Garland Hall 138, 414-229-4846.

PHYSICS-391: Undergraduate Research Participation (1 - 6 units; U )

Independent research for undergraduates on faculty-supervised research projects.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max; non-repeatable for change of grade. Prereq: Physics 309(P)); 3.25 GPA in physics courses; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 001 64822 - 06/26-08/19 Agterberg, Daniel ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 002 64823 - 06/26-08/19 Brady, Patrick ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 003 64824 - 06/26-08/19 Chang, Philip ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 004 64825 - 06/26-08/19 Creighton, Jolien ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 005 64826 - 06/26-08/19 Erb, Dawn ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 006 64827 - 06/26-08/19 Guptasarma, Prasenjit ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 007 64828 - 06/26-08/19 Hirschmugl, Carol ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 008 64829 - 06/26-08/19 Kaplan, David ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 009 64830 - 06/26-08/19 Li, Lian ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 010 64831 - 06/26-08/19 Lyman, Paul ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 011 64832 - 06/26-08/19 Ormandy, Alex ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 012 64833 - 06/26-08/19 Patch, Sarah ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 013 64834 - 06/26-08/19 Popa, Ionel ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 014 64835 - 06/26-08/19 Raicu, Valerica ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 015 64836 - 06/26-08/19 Saldin, Dilano ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 016 64837 - 06/26-08/19 Schmidt, Marius ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 017 64838 - 06/26-08/19 Schwander, Peter ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 018 64839 - 06/26-08/19 De Arcenegui Siemens, F ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 019 64840 - 06/26-08/19 Weinert, Michael ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 020 64841 - 06/26-08/19 Wiseman, Alan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

PHYSICS-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 65982 - 06/26-08/19   OFF CAMPUS  
For registration & fee purposes, this section meets during the 8-week session. Contact CIE Overseas Programs, Garland Hall 138, 414-229-4846.

PHYSICS-699: Advanced Independent Reading (1 - 3 units; U )

Independent reading or research under supervision of faculty member. Study proposal required. For further information, consult dept chair or undergrad advising coord.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 GPA; writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 64842 - 06/26-08/19 Agterberg, Daniel ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 64843 - 06/26-08/19 Brady, Patrick ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 64844 - 06/26-08/19 Chang, Philip ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 64845 - 06/26-08/19 Creighton, Jolien ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 64846 - 06/26-08/19 De Arcenegui Siemens, F ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 64847 - 06/26-08/19 Erb, Dawn ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 64848 - 06/26-08/19 Guptasarma, Prasenjit ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 64849 - 06/26-08/19 Hirschmugl, Carol ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 64850 - 06/26-08/19 Kaplan, David ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 64851 - 06/26-08/19 Li, Lian ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 64852 - 06/26-08/19 Lyman, Paul ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 64853 - 06/26-08/19 Ormandy, Alex ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 64854 - 06/26-08/19 Patch, Sarah ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 64855 - 06/26-08/19 Popa, Ionel ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 64856 - 06/26-08/19 Raicu, Valerica ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 64857 - 06/26-08/19 Saldin, Dilano ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 64858 - 06/26-08/19 Schmidt, Marius ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 64859 - 06/26-08/19 Schwander, Peter ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 64860 - 06/26-08/19 Weinert, Michael ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 64861 - 06/26-08/19 Wiseman, Alan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 021 64862 - 06/26-08/19 Wood, Robert ROOM TBA  

PHYSICS-990: Research (1 - 9 units; G )

Notes:
Prereq: grad st & cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 9 IND 001 64863 - 06/26-08/19 Agterberg, Daniel ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 002 64864 - 06/26-08/19 Brady, Patrick ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 003 64865 - 06/26-08/19 Chang, Philip ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 004 64866 - 06/26-08/19 Creighton, Jolien ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 005 64867 - 06/26-08/19 De Arcenegui Siemens, F ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 006 64868 - 06/26-08/19 Erb, Dawn ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 007 64869 - 06/26-08/19 Guptasarma, Prasenjit ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 008 64870 - 06/26-08/19 Hirschmugl, Carol ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 009 64871 - 06/26-08/19 Kaplan, David ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 010 64872 - 06/26-08/19 Li, Lian ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 011 64873 - 06/26-08/19 Lyman, Paul ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 012 64874 - 06/26-08/19 Ormandy, Alex ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 013 64875 - 06/26-08/19 Patch, Sarah ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 014 64876 - 06/26-08/19 Popa, Ionel ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 015 64877 - 06/26-08/19 Raicu, Valerica ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 016 64878 - 06/26-08/19 Saldin, Dilano ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 017 64879 - 06/26-08/19 Schmidt, Marius ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 018 64880 - 06/26-08/19 Schwander, Peter ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 019 64881 - 06/26-08/19 Weinert, Michael ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 020 64882 - 06/26-08/19 Wiseman, Alan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 021 64883 - 06/26-08/19   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 022 64884 - 06/26-08/19   ROOM TBA  

PHYSICS-999: Independent Reading (1 - 3 units; G )

For the benefit of graduate students unable to secure needed content in regular courses.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st, cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 64885 - 06/26-08/19 Agterberg, Daniel ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 64886 - 06/26-08/19 Brady, Patrick ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 64887 - 06/26-08/19 Chang, Philip ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 64888 - 06/26-08/19 Creighton, Jolien ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 64889 - 06/26-08/19 De Arcenegui Siemens, F ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 64890 - 06/26-08/19 Erb, Dawn ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 64891 - 06/26-08/19 Guptasarma, Prasenjit ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 64892 - 06/26-08/19 Hirschmugl, Carol ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 64893 - 06/26-08/19 Kaplan, David ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 64894 - 06/26-08/19 Li, Lian ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 64895 - 06/26-08/19 Lyman, Paul ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 64896 - 06/26-08/19 Ormandy, Alex ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 64897 - 06/26-08/19 Patch, Sarah ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 64898 - 06/26-08/19 Popa, Ionel ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 64899 - 06/26-08/19 Raicu, Valerica ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 64900 - 06/26-08/19 Saldin, Dilano ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 64901 - 06/26-08/19 Schmidt, Marius ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 64902 - 06/26-08/19 Schwander, Peter ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 64903 - 06/26-08/19 Weinert, Michael ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 64904 - 06/26-08/19 Wiseman, Alan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 021 64905 - 06/26-08/19   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 022 64906 - 06/26-08/19   ROOM TBA