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

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

Please contact the class instructor or lab supervisor with questions about enrollment.

Lab supervisors:

Physics 108: Prof Prasenjit Guptasarma pg@uwm.edu
Physics 121 and Physics 215: Prof Ionel Popa popa@uwm.edu
Physics 123 and Physics 214: Prof Peter Schwander pschwan@uwm.edu

If no instructor is listed, contact the Associate Chair.

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.
Note that lecture section LEC 202 is specially tailored to meet the needs of Architecture students though it is open to general enrollment.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   3 LEC 001 49336 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/22-05/10 Wood, Robert PHY 133  
Consent required to audit.
NS   3 LEC 003 55386 5:30 PM-6:45 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Wood, Robert PHY 133  
Consent required to audit.
NS   3 LEC 202 52235 - 01/22-05/10 Guptasarma, Prasenjit ONLINE WEB  
This lecture section is tailored to meet the needs of Architecture students though it is open to general enrollment.
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.
Consent required to audit.

PHYSICS-108: Laboratory for Physics in Everyday Life (1 units; U ; NS+)

Experiments correlated with Physics 107.

Notes:
Prereq: Physics 107(C).
Questions about enrollment in Physics 108 labs should be sent to the lab supervisor, Prof Prasenjit Guptasarma pg@uwm.edu

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+   1 LAB 801 49337 2:00 PM-4:50 PM T 01/22-05/10   PHY 236  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 802 49338 2:00 PM-4:50 PM W 01/22-05/10   PHY 236  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 803 49339 2:00 PM-4:50 PM R 01/22-05/10   PHY 236  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 804 50845 5:00 PM-7:50 PM W 01/22-05/10   PHY 236  
Consent required to audit.

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 EITHER 120-401 and ONE OF Dis 601 through 604, OR 120-401 and ONE OF Dis 605 through 609. NOTE THAT IF ENROLLMENT IS LOW, SOME OF THESE DISCUSSIONS MAY BE UNAVAILABLE.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   4 LEC 401 49340 8:00 AM-8:50 AM MWF 01/22-05/10 Gordon, Susan PHY 135  
For 1-hr Supplemental Instruction review session times, visit the website www4.uwm.edu/pass and click on Supplemental Instruction or email pass@uwm.edu.
NS   4 LEC 402 49341 12:00 PM-12:50 PM MWF 01/22-05/10 Gordon, Susan PHY 133  
For 1-hr Supplemental Instruction review session times, visit the website www4.uwm.edu/pass and click on Supplemental Instruction or email pass@uwm.edu.
NS     DIS 601 49342 8:00 AM-8:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 353  
NS     DIS 602 49343 9:00 AM-9:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 126  
NS     DIS 603 50529 10:00 AM-10:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 126  
NS     DIS 604 49344 11:00 AM-11:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 126  
NS     DIS 605 49345 8:00 AM-8:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 120  
NS     DIS 606 49346 9:00 AM-9:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 120  
NS     DIS 607 49347 10:00 AM-10:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 120  
NS     DIS 608 50293 12:00 PM-12:50 PM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 126  
NS     DIS 609 54458 1:00 PM-1:50 PM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 126  

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).
Questions about enrollment in Physics 121 labs should be sent to the lab supervisor, Prof Ionel Popa popa@uwm.edu

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+   1 LAB 801 49348 2:00 PM-4:50 PM M 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 233  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 802 49349 2:00 PM-4:50 PM T 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 233  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 803 49350 2:00 PM-4:50 PM W 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 233  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 804 49351 2:00 PM-4:50 PM R 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 233  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 805 49352 5:00 PM-7:50 PM M 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 233  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 806 49353 5:00 PM-7:50 PM T 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 233  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 807 50378 5:00 PM-7:50 PM W 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 233  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 808 50970 5:00 PM-7:50 PM R 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 233  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 809 52777 11:00 AM-1:50 PM W 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 233  
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 EITHER 122-401 and ONE OF Dis 601 through 605, OR 122-402 and ONE OF Dis 606 through 609. NOTE THAT IF ENROLLMENT IS LOW, SOME OF THESE DISCUSSIONS MAY BE UNAVAILABLE.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   4 LEC 401 53229 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MWF 01/22-05/10 Gordon, Susan PHY 133  
NS   4 LEC 402 52778 5:30 PM-6:45 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Gordon, Susan PHY 135  
NS     DIS 601 49354 8:00 AM-8:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 126  
NS     DIS 602 49355 9:00 AM-9:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 353  
NS     DIS 603 49356 10:00 AM-10:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 127  
NS     DIS 604 50972 11:00 AM-11:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 127  
NS     DIS 605 50974 12:00 PM-12:50 PM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 127  
NS     DIS 606 51490 7:00 PM-7:50 PM MW 01/22-05/10   PHY 120  
NS     DIS 607 52263 7:00 PM-7:50 PM MW 01/22-05/10   PHY 353  
NS     DIS 608 53219 4:30 PM-5:20 PM MW 01/22-05/10   PHY 120  
NS     DIS 609 54459 4:30 PM-5:20 PM MW 01/22-05/10   PHY 353  

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).
Questions about enrollment in Physics 123 labs should be sent to the lab supervisor, Prof Peter Schwander pschwan@uwm.edu

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+   1 LAB 801 49358 2:00 PM-4:50 PM M 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter PHY 237  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 802 50152 2:00 PM-4:50 PM T 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter PHY 237  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 803 50153 2:00 PM-4:50 PM W 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter PHY 237  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 804 50379 2:00 PM-4:50 PM R 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter PHY 237  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 805 50971 5:00 PM-7:50 PM T 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter PHY 237  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 806 49357 5:00 PM-7:50 PM R 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter PHY 237  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 807 50294 11:00 AM-1:50 PM T 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter PHY 237  
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 46145 - 01/22-05/10   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 EITHER 209-401 and ONE OF Dis 601 through 603, OR 209-402 and ONE OF Dis 604 through 606 NOTE THAT IF ENROLLMENT IS LOW, SOME OF THESE DISCUSSIONS MAY BE UNAVAILABLE.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   4 LEC 401 49359 8:00 AM-8:50 AM MWF 01/22-05/10 Maillis, James PHY 133  
NS   4 LEC 402 49360 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MWF 01/22-05/10 Maillis, James PHY 135  
NS     DIS 601 49361 8:00 AM-8:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 151  
NS     DIS 602 49362 9:00 AM-9:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 151  
NS     DIS 603 49363 10:00 AM-10:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 151  
NS     DIS 604 49364 8:00 AM-8:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 143  
NS     DIS 605 50251 9:00 AM-9:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 143  
NS     DIS 606 52266 10:00 AM-10:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 143  

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 EITHER 210-401 and ONE OF Dis 601 through 604, OR 210-402 and ONE OF Dis 605 through 608 NOTE THAT IF ENROLLMENT IS LOW, SOME OF THESE DISCUSSIONS MAY BE UNAVAILABLE.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   4 LEC 401 49365 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MWF 01/22-05/10 Chang, Philip PHY 133  
NS   4 LEC 402 50154 5:30 PM-6:45 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Dasgupta, Debashis PHY 135  
NS     DIS 601 49366 8:00 AM-8:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 147  
NS     DIS 602 49367 9:00 AM-9:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 147  
NS     DIS 603 49368 10:00 AM-10:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 147  
NS     DIS 604 50155 11:00 AM-11:50 AM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 147  
NS     DIS 605 50156 7:00 PM-7:50 PM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 126  
NS     DIS 606 50855 7:00 PM-7:50 PM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 120  
NS     DIS 607 50856 4:30 PM-5:20 PM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 126  
NS     DIS 608 52267 4:30 PM-5:20 PM TR 01/22-05/10   PHY 120  

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).
Questions about enrollment in Physics 214 labs should be sent to the lab supervisor, Prof Peter Schwander pschwan@uwm.edu

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+   1 LAB 801 49369 2:00 PM-4:50 PM M 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter PHY 227  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 802 49370 2:00 PM-4:50 PM T 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter PHY 227  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 803 49371 2:00 PM-4:50 PM W 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter PHY 227  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 804 49372 2:00 PM-4:50 PM R 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter PHY 227  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 805 50969 5:00 PM-7:50 PM M 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter PHY 227  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 806 53911 5:00 PM-7:50 PM W 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter PHY 227  
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).
Questions about enrollment in Physics 215 labs should be sent to the lab supervisor, Prof Ionel Popa popa@uwm.edu

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+   1 LAB 801 49374 2:00 PM-4:50 PM M 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 241  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 802 49375 2:00 PM-4:50 PM T 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 241  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 803 50331 2:00 PM-4:50 PM W 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 241  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 804 50380 2:00 PM-4:50 PM R 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 241  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 805 50778 5:00 PM-7:50 PM M 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 241  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 806 49373 5:00 PM-7:50 PM W 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 241  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 807 50252 11:00 AM-1:50 PM T 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 241  
Consent required to audit.
NS+   1 LAB 808 53912 11:00 AM-1:50 PM R 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 241  
Consent required to audit.

PHYSICS-220: Physics II: Calculus-Based, Studio Format (5 units; U ; NS+)

Electromagnetic field theory and optics.

Notes:
Not open to students w/cr in Physics 210. Any combination of Physics 122, 123, 210, 215, 220 carries max 5 cr toward graduation. Prereq: grade of C or better in Physics 219(NP); Math 229(C) or 233(C).
Not open to University Special Students
Department permission required to enroll. Contact the Associate Chair at chunnaic@uwm.edu.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+   5 LEC 401 52730 8:00 AM-9:15 AM TR 01/22-05/10 Dasgupta, Debashis PHY 135  
Audit never allowed.
NS+     DIS 601 53220 9:30 AM-11:30 AM T 01/22-05/10 Dasgupta, Debashis PHY 343  
Audit never allowed.
NS+     LAB 801 52731 9:30 AM-12:30 PM R 01/22-05/10 Dasgupta, Debashis PHY 343  
Audit never allowed.

PHYSICS-296: UROP Apprenticeship (1 - 3 units; U )

Undergraduate research participation in a project developed with a supervising member of the faculty or staff.

Notes:
One cr for 45 hrs research. May be retaken to 9 cr max in any combination of UROP apprenticeship courses. Prereq: acceptance into UROP; prior or conc reg in UROP seminar.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 LEC 001 50469 - 01/22-05/10   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 LEC 002 50634 - 01/22-05/10   ROOM TBA  

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 47387 - 01/22-05/10   OFF CAMPUS  

PHYSICS-309: Physics III: Modern Physics (3 units; U ; QLB)

Elementary quantum physics, atomic and molecular physics, solid state and nuclear physics.

Notes:
Not open for cr to students who have had Physics 341. Prereq: Physics 210(NP); Math 234(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
QLB   3 LEC 001 49376 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MWF 01/22-05/10 Hirschmugl, Carol KEN 1130  
Consent required to audit.

PHYSICS-325: Optics (4 units; U )

Geometric and physical optics, image formation, interference, diffraction, polarization, optical instruments, resolving power, coherence, lasers, holography. Selected experiments in optics. Studio-format course.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of Physics 325 & 2 cr of Physics 410. Prereq: Math 234(P) & Physics 309(C) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LAB 801 51956 11:00 AM-1:50 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel PHY 353  
Consent required to audit.

PHYSICS-370: Analytical and Numerical Methods in Physics (3 units; U )

Solutions to various physics problems. Applications (both analytical and numerical) from mechanics, electrodynamics, quantum mechanics, astrophysics, condensed matter physics. Prereq: Physics 309(P); Math 234(P) or ElecEng 234(P); or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 52779 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MWF 01/22-05/10 Hirschmugl, Carol KEN 1130  
Consent required to audit.

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 46146 - 01/22-05/10 Agterberg, Daniel ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 002 46147 - 01/22-05/10 Brady, Patrick ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 003 46148 - 01/22-05/10 Chang, Philip ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 004 46149 - 01/22-05/10 Creighton, Jolien ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 005 46150 - 01/22-05/10 Erb, Dawn ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 006 46151 - 01/22-05/10 Gajdardziska, Marija ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 007 46152 - 01/22-05/10 Guptasarma, Prasenjit ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 008 46153 - 01/22-05/10 Hirschmugl, Carol ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 009 46154 - 01/22-05/10 Kaplan, David ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 010 46155 - 01/22-05/10 Li, Lian ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 011 46163 - 01/22-05/10 Lyman, Paul ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 012 46156 - 01/22-05/10 Ormandy, Alex ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 013 46157 - 01/22-05/10 Patch, Sarah ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 014 46158 - 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 015 46159 - 01/22-05/10 Raicu, Valerica ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 016 46160 - 01/22-05/10 Saldin, Dilano ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 017 46161 - 01/22-05/10 Schmidt, Marius ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 018 46162 - 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 019 46164 - 01/22-05/10 De Arcenegui Siemens, F ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 020 46165 - 01/22-05/10 Weinert, Michael ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 021 46166 - 01/22-05/10 Wiseman, Alan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 022 46167 - 01/22-05/10 Creighton, Jean ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

PHYSICS-409: Modern Physics Laboratory (3 units; U )

Selected experiments in modern physics using advanced lab instrumentation.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Physics 309(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LAB 801 54573 2:00 PM-4:50 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Dasgupta, Debashis PHY 349  

PHYSICS-411: Mechanics (4 units; U/G )

Kinematics, vector analysis, conservation laws, oscillations, variational methods, chaos, Lagrangian and Hamiltonian mechanics.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Physics 210(NP).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 50591 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Wood, Robert PHY 120  
          12:30 PM-1:20 PM F        
Consent required to audit.

PHYSICS-422: Electricity and Magnetism II (3 units; U/G )

Conservation laws in electrodynamics, Maxwell's stress tensor, electromagnetic waves, absorption, dispersion, reflection and transmission of plane electromagnetic waves, wave guides, retarded potentials, radiation, electrodynamics and relativity.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of 2 cr of Physics 421. Prereq: jr st, Physics 420(P); or grad st.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50592 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MWF 01/22-05/10 Lyman, Paul PHY 120  
Consent required to audit.

PHYSICS-442: Introduction to Quantum Mechanics II (3 units; U/G )

Continuation of Physics 441, emphasizing perturbation theory and applications to multi-electron systems, including atoms, molecules, and solids.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Physics 441(NP).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50157 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MWF 01/22-05/10 Wood, Robert PHY 127  
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 47386 - 01/22-05/10   OFF CAMPUS  

PHYSICS-532: Principles of Quantum Mechanics II (3 units; U/G )

Continuation of 531. Spin; hydrogen atom; variational methods; WKB approximation; perturbation theory; scattering theory; Dirac equation.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Physics 531(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50158 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MWF 01/22-05/10 Lyman, Paul PHY 120  

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 46168 - 01/22-05/10 Agterberg, Daniel ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 46169 - 01/22-05/10 Brady, Patrick ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 46170 - 01/22-05/10 Chang, Philip ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 46171 - 01/22-05/10 Creighton, Jolien ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 46172 - 01/22-05/10 Erb, Dawn ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 46173 - 01/22-05/10 Gajdardziska, Marija ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 46174 - 01/22-05/10 Guptasarma, Prasenjit ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 46175 - 01/22-05/10 Hirschmugl, Carol ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 46176 - 01/22-05/10 Kaplan, David ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 46177 - 01/22-05/10 Li, Lian ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 46178 - 01/22-05/10 Lyman, Paul ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 46179 - 01/22-05/10 Ormandy, Alex ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 46180 - 01/22-05/10 Patch, Sarah ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 46181 - 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 46182 - 01/22-05/10 Raicu, Valerica ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 46183 - 01/22-05/10 Saldin, Dilano ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 46184 - 01/22-05/10 Schmidt, Marius ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 46185 - 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 46186 - 01/22-05/10 De Arcenegui Siemens, F ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 021 46188 - 01/22-05/10 Wiseman, Alan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 022 46189 - 01/22-05/10 Wood, Robert ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 023 46190 - 01/22-05/10   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 024 46191 - 01/22-05/10   ROOM TBA  

PHYSICS-711: Theoretical Physics-Dynamics (3 units; G )

Lagrange equations, canonical formulation, principle of least action, normal coordinates, rigid bodies, special relativity, mathematical methods.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Math 321(C) or 322(C); or 701(C) or 702(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50942 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Chang, Philip KEN 1130  

PHYSICS-717: Gravitation (3 units; G )

General theory of relativity. Metric, covariant derivative, and curvature. Einstein field equations. Newtonian and weak-field limits. Gravitational waves. Experimental tests. Black holes and relativistic stars.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Physics 517(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 53990 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Wiseman, Alan PHY 127  

PHYSICS-720: Electrodynamics I (3 units; G )

Maxwell's equations; Helmholz theorem; scalar and vector potentials; boundary value problems; plane wave solutions.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Physics 711(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 51826 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Creighton, Jolien PHY 127  

PHYSICS-751: Solid State Theory I (3 units; G )

Phonons, plasmons, magnons, fermion fields and the hartree-fock approximation, and electron many-body techniques and the electron gas.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Physics 531(P) & Physics 651(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 54554 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Saldin, Dilano KEN 1180  

PHYSICS-807: Group Theory and Its Applications to Physics (3 units; G )

Representations of discrete and continuous groups, including rotation groups, unitary groups and crystal point and space groups. Symmetries of elementary particles. Molecular obitals, energy bands.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of Math 807. Prereq: grad st; Physics 532(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 53991 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Agterberg, Daniel KEN 1130  

PHYSICS-817: Gravitation and Cosmology II (3 units; G )

Experimental tests in gravitation. Gravitational waves: generation, detection. Spinning black holes. Cosmology: idealised cosmologies; present state of the universe; nucleosynthesis; inflation; recent developments.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Physics 717(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 53992 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/22-05/10 De Arcenegui Siemens, F KEN 1130  
            TR   Erb, Dawn    

PHYSICS-900: Colloquium (1 units; G )

Lectures by staff and visitors on research in various areas of physics.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 SEM 001 54555 3:00 PM-3:50 PM R 01/22-05/10 Saldin, Dilano KEN 1140  

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 46209 - 01/22-05/10 Agterberg, Daniel ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 002 46192 - 01/22-05/10 Brady, Patrick ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 003 46193 - 01/22-05/10 Chang, Philip ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 004 46194 - 01/22-05/10 Creighton, Jolien ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 005 46195 - 01/22-05/10 Erb, Dawn ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 006 46196 - 01/22-05/10 Gajdardziska, Marija ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 007 46197 - 01/22-05/10 Guptasarma, Prasenjit ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 008 46198 - 01/22-05/10 Hirschmugl, Carol ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 009 46199 - 01/22-05/10 Kaplan, David ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 010 46200 - 01/22-05/10 Lyman, Paul ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 011 46201 - 01/22-05/10 Ormandy, Alex ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 012 46202 - 01/22-05/10 Patch, Sarah ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 013 46203 - 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 014 46204 - 01/22-05/10 Raicu, Valerica ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 015 46205 - 01/22-05/10 Saldin, Dilano ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 016 46206 - 01/22-05/10 Schmidt, Marius ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 017 46207 - 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 018 46208 - 01/22-05/10 De Arcenegui Siemens, F ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 019 46210 - 01/22-05/10 Weinert, Michael ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 020 46211 - 01/22-05/10 Wiseman, Alan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 021 46212 - 01/22-05/10   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 022 46213 - 01/22-05/10   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 023 46214 - 01/22-05/10   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 024 46215 - 01/22-05/10   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 025 46216 - 01/22-05/10   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 9 IND 026 46217 - 01/22-05/10   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 46218 - 01/22-05/10 Agterberg, Daniel ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 46220 - 01/22-05/10 Brady, Patrick ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 46221 - 01/22-05/10 Chang, Philip ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 46222 - 01/22-05/10 Creighton, Jolien ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 46223 - 01/22-05/10 Erb, Dawn ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 006 46224 - 01/22-05/10 Gajdardziska, Marija ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 007 46225 - 01/22-05/10 Guptasarma, Prasenjit ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 46226 - 01/22-05/10 Hirschmugl, Carol ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 009 46227 - 01/22-05/10 Kaplan, David ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 46228 - 01/22-05/10 Lyman, Paul ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 011 46229 - 01/22-05/10 Ormandy, Alex ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 012 46230 - 01/22-05/10 Patch, Sarah ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 013 46231 - 01/22-05/10 Popa, Ionel ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 014 46232 - 01/22-05/10 Raicu, Valerica ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 46233 - 01/22-05/10 Saldin, Dilano ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 016 46234 - 01/22-05/10 Schmidt, Marius ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 017 46235 - 01/22-05/10 Schwander, Peter ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 46236 - 01/22-05/10 De Arcenegui Siemens, F ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 019 46237 - 01/22-05/10 Weinert, Michael ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 46238 - 01/22-05/10 Wiseman, Alan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 021 46239 - 01/22-05/10   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 022 46240 - 01/22-05/10   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 023 46241 - 01/22-05/10   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 024 46242 - 01/22-05/10   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 025 46243 - 01/22-05/10   ROOM TBA