PHY420 - THERMODYNAMICS AND STATISTICAL MECHANICS

Fall 2017

COURSE DETAILS

 

e-mail: alexander_meyerovich at uri.edu

Schedule: TR 12:30-1:45 pm, room 305


INSTRUCTOR: A. E. Meyerovich, East Hall # 222, phone x4-2047


OFFICE HOURS: Anytime


PREREQUISITES: Prior completion of PHY 205 and MTH 243 (or equivalent)


PRINCIPAL TEXTBOOK:

SUPPLEMENTARY TEXT:


GRADING:

Homework 1-5 45% (due one week/ten days after it is assigned; 5 points off for each day overdue), homework 6 - 25% (no extension!), midterms (open book) 15% each.


EXAMS (No make-up exams will be offered):

Midterm exam # 1: Thursday, October 19 (the date may change)

Midterm exam # 2: Tuesday, November 28 (the date may change)

No final exam. Homework 6 serves as a take home exam; due by Thursday, December 7


Homework


Homework # 1 (100 points; due on September 21)


Homework # 2 (100 points; due on October 3)


Homework # 3 (100 points; due on October 12)


Homework # 4 (100 points; due on October 26)


Homework # 5 (150 points; due on November 16)


Homework # 6 (due on December 7)




Back to PHY420 front page

Back to Physics Department Course Information

Back to Alex Meyerovich' Front Page

Back to Alex Meyerovich' web site

Back to Department of Physics' Home Page

Back to URI Physics Faculty