PH315: The Physics of Contemporary Challenges

  • Instructor: (Winter 2018) Prof. Ethan Minot, Office: Weniger 417
  • TA: (Winter 2018) TBD
  • Textbooks: Six Ideas That Shaped Physics, Unit T and Unit Q, by Thomas Moore.
  • Class Meetings: MWF 12.00 - 12.50pm, Weniger 212
  • Homework help session: TBD

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TBDFinal exam

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