Rotational and simple harmonic motion; wave motion and sinusoidal waves; reflection, refraction, and interference; optics; sound and the Doppler effect; de Broglie waves and the hydrogen atom; radioactivity and principles of quantum mechanics.
- Credit will be granted for only one of PHYS 130, PHYS 111, PHYS 125.
- Credit will be granted for only PHYS 112 (3.0 units) or two of PHYS 120, PHYS 130, PHYS 122, PHYS 125 (1.5 units each).
- An enriched course in physics primarily intended for students who are planning a career in Physics or Astronomy.
- This course may include tours of local physics research institutions.
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