PS 54.1: Physics IV, Laboratory

Course Number and Title: PS 54.1 (Physics IV, Laboratory)
Date Revised: Oct. 8, 2010
Number of Units: 1
Prerequisites: PS 53, PS 53.1

Course Description:
This is the laboratory accompanying PS 54. This course includes classical experiments in optics, spectrometry, interferometry, and nuclear physics. Experiments in this course employ computer-aided and problem-solving approaches.

Laboratory Manual provided by the Physics Department.
Beiser, A. (1991), Modern Technical Physics (6th ed). USA: Addison Wesley.
Giancoli, D. (2008). Physics for Scientists and Engineers with Modern Physics (4th ed). USA: Prentice Hall.
Giancoli, D. (2008). Physics: Principles with Applications with Mastering Physics (6th ed). USA: Addison Wesley.
Halliday, D., Resnick, R., and Walker, J. (2010). Fundamentals of Physics Extended (9th ed). USA: Wiley.
Serway, R., Moses, C., and Moyer, C. (2004). Modern Physics (2nd ed). USA: Brooks Cole.
Tipler, P. and Mosca, G. (2007). Physics for Scientists and Engineers (6th ed). USA: W.H. Freeman.
Young, H. and Freedman, R. (2007). University Physics with Modern Physics with Mastering Physics (12th ed). USA: Addison Wesley.

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