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Spring 2014 Physics BC3086 section 001

Call Number 03377
Day & Time
F 10:00am-11:00am
510B Altschul Hall (Barnard)
Points 3
Approvals Required Instructor
Instructor Timothy J Halpin-Healy
Course Description Experiments illustrating phenomenological aspects of the early quantum theory: (i) Hydrogenic Spectra: Balmer Series & Bohr-Sommerfeld Model; (ii) Photoelectric Effect: Millikan's Determination of h/e; (iii) Franck-Hertz Experiment; and (iv) Electron Diffraction Phenomena. Substantial preparation required, including written and oral presentations, as well as an interest in developing the knack and intuition of an experimental physicist. This course is best taken concurrently with PHYS BC3006 Quantum Physics.
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Department Physics and Astronomy @Barnard
Enrollment 5 students as of 11:30PM Friday, October 24, 2014
Subject Physics
Number BC3086
Section 001
Division Barnard College
Open To Barnard, Columbia College, Engineering and Applied Science: Undergraduate, General Studies, School of Continuing Education, Global Programs
Campus Barnard College
Section key 20141PHYS3086X001

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