Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2011-2012

PHYS 2213 Introduction to Thermal and Modern Physics

Prerequisites: MATH 2254, (PHYS 2211K or PHYS 1111K) and (PHYS 2212K or PHYS 1112K)


An introductory course that will include fluid physics (density, pressure, Pascal's Principle, Archimedes' Principle) thermal physics (thermal properties of matter, first and second laws of thermodynamics), and modern physics (relativity, quantum theory, atoms, nuclei). Elementary calculus will be used.

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