# Graduate

## PHYS 202 Introduction to Teaching in Physics

### Credits

#### Instructor

The Staff

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students.

#### Quarter offered

Fall

## PHYS 205 Introduction to Research in Physics

### Credits

#### Instructor

Sue Carter

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students or by permission of instructor.

#### Quarter offered

Winter

## PHYS 210 Classical Mechanics and Thermal Physics

Generalized coordinates, Lagrange and Hamiltonian mechanics, Poisson Brackets, Classical field theory, other advanced topics in classical dynamics. Introduction to thermodynamics, thermodynamic potentials and Legendre transforms, entropy, distribution functions. (Formerly Classical Mechanics.)

### Credits

#### Instructor

Sergey Syzranov

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

#### Quarter offered

Fall

## PHYS 212 Electromagnetism I

### Credits

#### Instructor

Stefano Profumo

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

#### Quarter offered

Fall

## PHYS 214 Electromagnetism II

Electromagnetic waves; waves in dispersive media; waveguides and cavities; complete development of special relativity with applications; Lorentz covariant formulation of Maxwell's equations; radiating systems; scattering and diffraction; advanced topics in radiation theory and optics.

### Credits

#### Instructor

Onuttom Narayan

#### Requirements

Prerequisite(s): PHYS 212. Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

#### Quarter offered

Winter

## PHYS 215 Introduction to Non-Relativistic Quantum Mechanics

### Credits

#### Instructor

Tesla Jeltema

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

#### Quarter offered

Winter

## PHYS 216 Advanced Topics in Non-Relativistic Quantum Mechanics

### Credits

#### Instructor

Onuttom Narayan

#### Requirements

Prerequisite(s): PHYS 215. Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

#### Quarter offered

Spring

## PHYS 217 Quantum Field Theory I

### Credits

#### Instructor

Stephania Gori

#### Requirements

Prerequisite(s): PHYS 216 or exception by permission of the instructor. Enrollment is restricted to graduate students or by permission of the instructor.

#### Quarter offered

Fall

## PHYS 218 Quantum Field Theory II

### Credits

#### Instructor

Stefania Gori

#### Requirements

Prerequisite(s): PHYS 217. Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

#### Quarter offered

Winter

## PHYS 219 Statistical Physics

### Credits

#### Instructor

Sergey Syzranov

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

#### Quarter offered

Spring

## PHYS 220 Theory of Many-Body Physics

### Credits

#### Instructor

Shastry Sriram

#### Requirements

Prerequisite(s): PHYS 216 and PHYS 219. Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

## PHYS 221A Introduction to Particle Physics I

### Credits

#### Instructor

Bruce Shumm

#### Requirements

Prerequisite(s): PHYS 217 or concurrent enrollment. Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

#### Quarter offered

Fall

## PHYS 221B Introduction to Particle Physics II

### Credits

#### Instructor

Bruce Schumm

#### Requirements

Prerequisite(s): PHYS 221A; PHYS 217 or concurrent enrollment. Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

#### Quarter offered

Winter

## PHYS 222 Quantum Field Theory III

### Credits

#### Instructor

Wolfgang Altmannshofer

#### Requirements

Prerequisite(s): PHYS 218 and PHYS 221B. Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

#### Quarter offered

Spring

## PHYS 224 Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology

### Credits

#### Cross Listed Courses

ASTR 224

#### Instructor

Anthony Aguirre

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

#### Quarter offered

Spring

## PHYS 226 General Relativity

### Credits

#### Cross Listed Courses

ASTR 226

#### Instructor

Anthony Aguirre

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

## PHYS 231 Introduction to Condensed Matter Physics

### Credits

#### Instructor

Jairo Velasco

#### Requirements

Prerequisite(s): PHYS 216 or equivalent course or by permission of the instructor. Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, or by permission of instructor.

#### Quarter offered

Fall

## PHYS 232 Condensed Matter Physics

### Credits

#### Instructor

Zack Schlesinger

#### Requirements

Prerequisite(s): PHYS 231. Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

## PHYS 233 Advanced Condensed Matter Physics

### Credits

#### Instructor

Sriram Shastry

#### Requirements

Prerequisite(s): PHYS 231. Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

## PHYS 234 Soft Condensed Matter Physics

### Credits

## PHYS 240 Polymer Physics

### Credits

#### Instructor

Joshua Deutsch

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

## PHYS 242 Computational Physics

### Credits

#### Instructor

Jason Nielsen

#### Requirements

Prerequisite(s): basic programming experience in C or Fortran. No previous experience with Mathematica is required. Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

## PHYS 251 Group Theory and Modern Physics

### Credits

#### Instructor

Howard Haber

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

## PHYS 290 Special Topics

### Credits

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

#### Repeatable for credit

Yes

## PHYS 291A Cosmology

### Credits

#### Instructor

Joel Primack

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

#### Repeatable for credit

Yes

## PHYS 291B X-rays and Magnetism

### Credits

#### Instructor

Peter Fischer

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students.

#### Repeatable for credit

Yes

## PHYS 291C Developments in Theoretical Particle Physics

### Credits

#### Instructor

Howard Haber, Michael Dine, Stefania Gori, Wolfgang Altmannshofer

#### Requirements

Prerequisite(s): PHYS 218. Enrollment is restricted to graduate students.

#### Repeatable for credit

Yes

#### Quarter offered

Fall, Winter, Spring

## PHYS 291D Experimental High-Energy Collider Physics

### Credits

#### Instructor

Jason Nielsen

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students.

#### Repeatable for credit

Yes

#### Quarter offered

Fall, Winter, Spring

## PHYS 291E Applied Physics

### Credits

#### Instructor

Sue Carter

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students.

#### Repeatable for credit

Yes

#### Quarter offered

Fall, Winter, Spring

## PHYS 291F Experimental High-Energy and Particle Astrophysics Seminar

### Credits

#### Instructor

David Smith

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students.

#### Repeatable for credit

Yes

#### Quarter offered

Fall, Winter, Spring

## PHYS 291G Condensed Matter Physics Research Seminar

### Credits

#### Instructor

David Lederman

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students.

#### Repeatable for credit

Yes

#### Quarter offered

Fall, Winter, Spring

## PHYS 292 Seminar

### Credits

#### Instructor

Bruce Schumm

#### Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students only, except by permission of instructor.

#### Repeatable for credit

Yes

#### Quarter offered

Fall, Winter, Spring

## PHYS 292F Seminar

### Credits

## PHYS 297A Independent Study

### Credits

#### Repeatable for credit

Yes

## PHYS 297B Independent Study

### Credits

#### Repeatable for credit

Yes

## PHYS 297C Independent Study

### Credits

#### Repeatable for credit

Yes

## PHYS 298 Theoretical and Experimental Research Project

### Credits

#### Quarter offered

Fall, Winter, Spring

## PHYS 299A Thesis Research

### Credits

#### Repeatable for credit

Yes

## PHYS 299B Thesis Research

### Credits

#### Repeatable for credit

Yes

## PHYS 299C Thesis Research

### Credits

#### Repeatable for credit

Yes

Cross-listed courses that are managed by another department are listed at the bottom.

### Cross-listed Courses

## AM 107 Introduction to Fluid Dynamics

### Credits

#### Cross Listed Courses

PHYS 107

#### Instructor

The Staff, Nicholas Brummell

#### Requirements

Prerequisite(s): AM 112 or MATH 107 or PHYS 116C or EART 111.

#### Quarter offered

Fall

## ASTR 9A Introduction to Research in Physics and Astrophysics

### Credits

#### Cross Listed Courses

PHYS 9A

#### Instructor

Ruth Murray-Clay, Jonathan Fortney

## ASTR 9B Introduction to Research in Physics and Astrophysics

### Credits

#### Cross Listed Courses

PHYS 9B

#### General Education Code

PR-E