PHYSICS 276: CLASSICAL PHYSICS LAB, SPRING 2016




Announcements:


There is no lab in the first week Jan. 19-22.  However, during the first week, download OriginPro graphing software from Rutgers Software Portal (or download link) and become familiar with simple usage of the software.  See links for the first week in the schedule below.



Course supervisor:

 

Professor Harry Kojima

Email: kojima@physics.rutgers.edu
Telephone: (848) 445-8978

Office: Serin W120

Office hour (tentative): Mon. 3:00 - 4:00pm or by appointment

Teaching Assistants:

Ian Laflotte (sec. 2, 4 and 6) email: ian Laflotte <ilaflott@gmail.com>

Paul Sass (sec. 3 and 5)  email: Paul Sass <zorpheon@hotmail.com>

 



Class meets in Serin W106.


LABS WILL BEGIN ON JANUARY 25, 2016.

Section 1:         Wed 12:00-3:00           Harry Kojima

Section 2:         Tue    3:20-6:20           Ian Laflotte
Section 3:         Mon   6:40-9:30           Paul Sass
Section 4:         Tue    6:40-9:30           Ian Laflotte
Section 5:         Thu    6:40-9:30           Paul Sass
Section 6:         Thu    3:20-6:20           Ian Laflotte




Course Policies:


Tentative Schedule:

* Introduction to OriginPro   and  Example project file in OriginPro

Dates

Prelab Exercise

Lab Manual/Notes

Jan 19 - 22

 

NO LABS

Download OriginPro graphing software (Rutgers Software Portal)

and

Learn simple usage of OriginPro

Introduction to OriginPro

Example project file in OriginPro

Jan 25 - 28

*see above

1. Interference of Sound

Feb 1 - 4

Lab 2 Prelab

2. Ideal and Non-Ideal Gases

Feb 8 - 11

Lab 3 Prelab

3. Electrostatics

Feb 15 - 18

Lab 4 Prelab

4. Electric Potential and Field

Feb 22 - 25


NO LABS

Feb 9 - Mar 3

Lab 5 Prelab

5. Capacitance in RC Circuit

Mar 7 - 10

 Lab 6 Prelab

6. Electric and Magnetic Forces

Mar 14 - 17


SPRING BREAK

Mar 21 - 24

Lab 7 Prelab

7. Magnetic Force on Current

Mar 28 - 31

Lab 8 Prelab

In Q3, change "graph in p. 3"  to "lower figure on p. 4"

8. Ampere's Law

Apr 4 - 7

Lab 9 Prelab

9. Geometrical Optics

Apr 11 - 14

Lab 10 Prelab 

10. Interference and Diffraction of Light

 


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