Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

PHYS 2213 Introduction to Thermal and Modern Physics

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

2-0-2

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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