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1651

PHYSICS 309

: Special Study
2023 Semester One (1233)
Directed study on a topic or topics approved by the Academic Head or nominee.
Subject: Physics
No pre-requisites or restrictions
1652

PHYSICS 309

: Special Study
2023 Summer School (1230)
Directed study on a topic or topics approved by the Academic Head or nominee.
Subject: Physics
No pre-requisites or restrictions
1653

PHYSICS 309

: Special Study
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Directed study on a topic or topics approved by the Academic Head or nominee.
Subject: Physics
No pre-requisites or restrictions
1654

PHYSICS 309

: Special Study
2022 Semester One (1223)
Directed study on a topic or topics approved by the Academic Head or nominee.
Subject: Physics
No pre-requisites or restrictions
1655

PHYSICS 309

: Special Study
2022 Summer School (1220)
Directed study on a topic or topics approved by the Academic Head or nominee.
Subject: Physics
No pre-requisites or restrictions
1656

PHYSICS 309

: Special Study
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Directed study on a topic or topics approved by the Academic Head or nominee.
Subject: Physics
No pre-requisites or restrictions
1657

PHYSICS 331

: Classical Mechanics and Electrodynamics
2023 Semester One (1233)
Advanced topics in classical mechanics and electromagnetism, including variational and least action principles in mechanics, the physical basis of magnetism, and the four-vector treatment of special relativity and electromagnetism.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 201, 231, 15 points from PHYSICS 202, 261 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211
Restriction: PHYSICS 315, 325
1658

PHYSICS 331

: Classical Mechanics and Electrodynamics
2022 Semester One (1223)
Advanced topics in classical mechanics and electromagnetism, including variational and least action principles in mechanics, the physical basis of magnetism, and the four-vector treatment of special relativity and electromagnetism.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 201, 231, 15 points from PHYSICS 202, 261 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211
Restriction: PHYSICS 315, 325
1659

PHYSICS 331

: Classical Mechanics and Electrodynamics
2020 Semester One (1203)
Advanced topics in classical mechanics and electromagnetism, including variational and least action principles in mechanics, the physical basis of magnetism, and the four-vector treatment of special relativity and electromagnetism.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 201, 231, 15 points from PHYSICS 202, 261 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211
Restriction: PHYSICS 315, 325
1660

PHYSICS 332

: Fluid Mechanics
2023 Semester One (1233)
Surveys fluid mechanics using the Navier-Stokes equations, covering Newtonian and simple non-Newtonian fluids, and examples from soft condensed matter. Different flow regimes will be studied, from small-scale laminar flows to large-scale turbulent and potential flows, and flows in rotating frames of reference. Applications range from microfluidics to geophysical fluids. Numerical approaches and computational tools will be introduced.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 201, 231 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211
1661

PHYSICS 332

: Fluid Mechanics
2022 Semester One (1223)
Surveys fluid mechanics using the Navier-Stokes equations, covering Newtonian and simple non-Newtonian fluids, and examples from soft condensed matter. Different flow regimes will be studied, from small-scale laminar flows to large-scale turbulent and potential flows, and flows in rotating frames of reference. Applications range from microfluidics to geophysical fluids. Numerical approaches and computational tools will be introduced.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 201, 231 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211
1662

PHYSICS 333

: Lasers and Electromagnetic Waves
2023 Semester Two (1235)
Surveys the basic principles of lasers and explains how the behaviour and propagation of light can be understood in terms of electromagnetic waves described by Maxwell’s equations. The theory and applications of several key optical components will be described, including lasers and resonators.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 202, 261 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211
Restriction: PHYSICS 326
1663

PHYSICS 333

: Lasers and Electromagnetic Waves
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Surveys the basic principles of lasers and explains how the behaviour and propagation of light can be understood in terms of electromagnetic waves described by Maxwell’s equations. The theory and applications of several key optical components will be described, including lasers and resonators.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 202, 261 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211
Restriction: PHYSICS 326
1664

PHYSICS 333

: Lasers and Electromagnetic Waves
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Surveys the basic principles of lasers and explains how the behaviour and propagation of light can be understood in terms of electromagnetic waves described by Maxwell’s equations. The theory and applications of several key optical components will be described, including lasers and resonators.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 202, 261 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211
Restriction: PHYSICS 326
1665

PHYSICS 333

: Lasers and Electromagnetic Waves
2020 Semester Two (1205)
Surveys the basic principles of lasers and explains how the behaviour and propagation of light can be understood in terms of electromagnetic waves described by Maxwell’s equations. The theory and applications of several key optical components will be described, including lasers and resonators.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 202, 261 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211
Restriction: PHYSICS 326
1666

PHYSICS 334

: Statistical Physics and Condensed Matter
2023 Semester One (1233)
Covers statistical physics and condensed matter physics, and describes how macroscopic properties of physical systems arise from microscopic dynamics. Topics in statistical physics include temperature, the partition function and connections with classical thermodynamics. Topics in condensed matter physics include crystal structures, phonons, electronic band theory, and semiconductors.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 201, 231, 15 points from PHYSICS 203, 251 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211
Restriction: PHYSICS 315, 354
1667

PHYSICS 334

: Statistical Physics and Condensed Matter
2022 Semester One (1223)
Covers statistical physics and condensed matter physics, and describes how macroscopic properties of physical systems arise from microscopic dynamics. Topics in statistical physics include temperature, the partition function and connections with classical thermodynamics. Topics in condensed matter physics include crystal structures, phonons, electronic band theory, and semiconductors.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 201, 231, 15 points from PHYSICS 203, 251 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211
Restriction: PHYSICS 315, 354
1668

PHYSICS 335

: Quantum Mechanics
2023 Semester Two (1235)
Develops non-relativistic quantum mechanics with applications to the physics of atoms and molecules and to quantum information theory. Topics include the Stern-Gerlach effect, spin-orbit coupling, Bell’s inequalities, interactions of atoms with light, and the interactions of identical particles.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 203, 251 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211
Restriction: PHYSICS 350
1669

PHYSICS 335

: Quantum Mechanics
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Develops non-relativistic quantum mechanics with applications to the physics of atoms and molecules and to quantum information theory. Topics include the Stern-Gerlach effect, spin-orbit coupling, Bell’s inequalities, interactions of atoms with light, and the interactions of identical particles.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 203, 251 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211
Restriction: PHYSICS 350
1670

PHYSICS 335

: Quantum Mechanics
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Develops non-relativistic quantum mechanics with applications to the physics of atoms and molecules and to quantum information theory. Topics include the Stern-Gerlach effect, spin-orbit coupling, Bell’s inequalities, interactions of atoms with light, and the interactions of identical particles.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 203, 251 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211
Restriction: PHYSICS 350
1671

PHYSICS 335

: Quantum Mechanics
2020 Semester Two (1205)
Develops non-relativistic quantum mechanics with applications to the physics of atoms and molecules and to quantum information theory. Topics include the Stern-Gerlach effect, spin-orbit coupling, Bell’s inequalities, interactions of atoms with light, and the interactions of identical particles.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 203, 251 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211
Restriction: PHYSICS 350
1672

PHYSICS 340

: Electronics and Signal Processing
2023 Semester One (1233)
Electronics and digital signal processing with a strong emphasis on practical circuit design and data acquisition techniques. Topics will be selected from: linear circuit theory, analytical and numeric network analysis, feedback and oscillation, operational amplifier circuits, Fourier theory, sampling theory, digital filter design, and the fast Fourier transform.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 240, 244 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211 Concurrent enrolment in PHYSICS 390 is recommended
Restriction: PHYSICS 341
1673

PHYSICS 340

: Electronics and Signal Processing
2022 Semester One (1223)
Electronics and digital signal processing with a strong emphasis on practical circuit design and data acquisition techniques. Topics will be selected from: linear circuit theory, analytical and numeric network analysis, feedback and oscillation, operational amplifier circuits, Fourier theory, sampling theory, digital filter design, and the fast Fourier transform.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 240, 244 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211 Concurrent enrolment in PHYSICS 390 is recommended
Restriction: PHYSICS 341
1674

PHYSICS 340

: Electronics and Signal Processing
2021 Semester One (1213)
Electronics and digital signal processing with a strong emphasis on practical circuit design and data acquisition techniques. Topics will be selected from: linear circuit theory, analytical and numeric network analysis, feedback and oscillation, operational amplifier circuits, Fourier theory, sampling theory, digital filter design, and the fast Fourier transform.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 240, 244 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211 Concurrent enrolment in PHYSICS 390 is recommended
Restriction: PHYSICS 341
1675

PHYSICS 340

: Electronics and Signal Processing
2020 Semester One (1203)
Electronics and digital signal processing with a strong emphasis on practical circuit design and data acquisition techniques. Topics will be selected from: linear circuit theory, analytical and numeric network analysis, feedback and oscillation, operational amplifier circuits, Fourier theory, sampling theory, digital filter design, and the fast Fourier transform.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 240, 244 and 15 points from PHYSICS 211, MATHS 253, 260, ENGSCI 211 Concurrent enrolment in PHYSICS 390 is recommended
Restriction: PHYSICS 341