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Goals: To understand the developments of the late 19th and early 20th century in the field of physics. Content: Relativity, the discovery of the electron, the quantum nature of light, the wave nature of particles, the Heisenberg uncertainty principle, and Schrodinger wave mechanics. Taught: Spring. Prerequisites: PHYS 1240 and MATH 3320 or co-registration. Credits: 4 credits
Gold, Benjamin, "PHYS3540-PD.Modern Physics.Sp15.Gold,Benjamin" (2015). Syllabi. 5102.