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PHYSICS 356

: Particle Physics and Astrophysics
2023 Semester Two (1235)
Particle physics topics covered will include relativistic dynamics and application to fundamental particle interactions, the properties of strong, weak and electromagnetic interactions and the particle zoo. Astrophysics topics will include some of the following: the Big Bang, "concordance cosmology", redshifts, theories of dark matter, extra-solar planets, stellar evolution, supernovae, gravitational wave sources, nuclear astrophysics and the origin of the elements.
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 Concurrent enrolment in PHYSICS 390 is recommended
Restriction: PHYSICS 355
1677

PHYSICS 356

: Particle Physics and Astrophysics
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Particle physics topics covered will include relativistic dynamics and application to fundamental particle interactions, the properties of strong, weak and electromagnetic interactions and the particle zoo. Astrophysics topics will include some of the following: the Big Bang, "concordance cosmology", redshifts, theories of dark matter, extra-solar planets, stellar evolution, supernovae, gravitational wave sources, nuclear astrophysics and the origin of the elements.
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 Concurrent enrolment in PHYSICS 390 is recommended
Restriction: PHYSICS 355
1678

PHYSICS 356

: Particle Physics and Astrophysics
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Particle physics topics covered will include relativistic dynamics and application to fundamental particle interactions, the properties of strong, weak and electromagnetic interactions and the particle zoo. Astrophysics topics will include some of the following: the Big Bang, "concordance cosmology", redshifts, theories of dark matter, extra-solar planets, stellar evolution, supernovae, gravitational wave sources, nuclear astrophysics and the origin of the elements.
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 Concurrent enrolment in PHYSICS 390 is recommended
Restriction: PHYSICS 355
1679

PHYSICS 356

: Particle Physics and Astrophysics
2020 Semester Two (1205)
Particle physics topics covered will include relativistic dynamics and application to fundamental particle interactions, the properties of strong, weak and electromagnetic interactions and the particle zoo. Astrophysics topics will include some of the following: the Big Bang, "concordance cosmology", redshifts, theories of dark matter, extra-solar planets, stellar evolution, supernovae, gravitational wave sources, nuclear astrophysics and the origin of the elements.
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 Concurrent enrolment in PHYSICS 390 is recommended
Restriction: PHYSICS 355
1680

PHYSICS 390

: Experimental Physics
2023 Semester Two (1235)
Covers advanced experimental techniques, giving students choices between a wide range of classic physics experiments and open-ended investigations of physical phenomena.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 201, 202, 203, 231, 240, 244, 251, 261
1681

PHYSICS 390

: Experimental Physics
2023 Semester One (1233)
Covers advanced experimental techniques, giving students choices between a wide range of classic physics experiments and open-ended investigations of physical phenomena.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 201, 202, 203, 231, 240, 244, 251, 261
1682

PHYSICS 390

: Experimental Physics
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Covers advanced experimental techniques, giving students choices between a wide range of classic physics experiments and open-ended investigations of physical phenomena.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 201, 202, 203, 231, 240, 244, 251, 261
1683

PHYSICS 390

: Experimental Physics
2022 Semester One (1223)
Covers advanced experimental techniques, giving students choices between a wide range of classic physics experiments and open-ended investigations of physical phenomena.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 201, 202, 203, 231, 240, 244, 251, 261
1684

PHYSICS 390

: Experimental Physics
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Covers advanced experimental techniques, giving students choices between a wide range of classic physics experiments and open-ended investigations of physical phenomena.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 15 points from PHYSICS 201, 202, 203, 231, 240, 244, 251, 261
1685

PHYSICS 399

: Capstone: Physics
2023 Semester Two (1235)
Students will undertake experimental, observational, computational and numerical investigations of key physical phenomena, working individually and in groups, producing both written and oral reports.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 30 points from PHYSICS 201-261 and 30 points from PHYSICS 309-356
1686

PHYSICS 399

: Capstone: Physics
2023 Semester One (1233)
Students will undertake experimental, observational, computational and numerical investigations of key physical phenomena, working individually and in groups, producing both written and oral reports.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 30 points from PHYSICS 201-261 and 30 points from PHYSICS 309-356
1687

PHYSICS 399

: Capstone: Physics
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Students will undertake experimental, observational, computational and numerical investigations of key physical phenomena, working individually and in groups, producing both written and oral reports.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: 30 points from PHYSICS 201, 202, 203, 231, 240, 244, 251, 261
1688

PHYSICS 624

: 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. Advanced Laboratory work is included in relevant topics.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: Departmental approval
Restriction: PHYSICS 331
1689

PHYSICS 624

: 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. Advanced Laboratory work is included in relevant topics.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: Departmental approval
Restriction: PHYSICS 331
1690

PHYSICS 624

: Mechanics and Electrodynamics
2021 Semester One (1213)
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. Advanced Laboratory work is included in relevant topics.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: Departmental approval
Restriction: PHYSICS 331
1691

PHYSICS 625

: 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. Advanced Laboratory work is included in relevant topics.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: Departmental approval
Restriction: PHYSICS 333
1692

PHYSICS 625

: 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. Advanced Laboratory work is included in relevant topics.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: Departmental approval
Restriction: PHYSICS 333
1693

PHYSICS 625

: 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. Advanced Laboratory work is included in relevant topics.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: Departmental approval
Restriction: PHYSICS 333
1694

PHYSICS 626

: Quantum Physics
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. Advanced Laboratory work is included in relevant topics.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: Departmental approval
Restriction: PHYSICS 335
1695

PHYSICS 626

: Quantum Physics
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. Advanced Laboratory work is included in relevant topics.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: Departmental approval
Restriction: PHYSICS 335
1696

PHYSICS 626

: Quantum Physics
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. Advanced Laboratory work is included in relevant topics.
Subject: Physics
Prerequisite: Departmental approval
Restriction: PHYSICS 335
1697

PHYSICS 681

: Directed Study
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Directed study on a research topic approved by the Academic Head or nominee.
Subject: Physics
No pre-requisites or restrictions
1698

PHYSICS 681

: Directed Study
2021 Semester One (1213)
Directed study on a research topic approved by the Academic Head or nominee.
Subject: Physics
No pre-requisites or restrictions
1699

PHYSICS 691

: Postgraduate Diploma Research Project
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Subject: Physics
No pre-requisites or restrictions
1700

PHYSICS 691

: Postgraduate Diploma Research Project
2022 Semester One (1223)
Subject: Physics
No pre-requisites or restrictions