Calendar

Physics 202 (Spring 2017)

CALENDAR

Week

Date

Notes

Topic

Other

Hand-In-Homework

Lab

01

Apr. 03

Lec00: template / complete

Introduction / review of energy

MP: W01_M due HIP01

due Apr. 10

sol

Pre / Post Lab 01: Conservation of Energy

due Apr. 07

Apr. 05

Lec01: template / complete

Lec02: template / complete

Kinetic theory of gases

MP: W01_W due

Apr. 07

Lec03: template / complete

Thermodynamic equilibrium

MP: W01_F due
Journal 01 due

02

Apr. 10

Lec04: template / complete

Lec05: template / complete

Equations of state (ideal gas law) ; Work-energy revisited (1st law of thermodynamics)

MP: W02_M due
HIP02

due Apr. 17

sol

Pre / Post Lab 02: Ideal Gas Law

due Apr. 14

Apr. 12

Lec06: template / complete

Specific heat

Apr. 14

Lec07: template / complete

Lec08: template / complete

phase transitions, calorimetry

MP: W02_F due
Journal 02 due

03

Apr. 17

Lec09: template / complete

Lec10: template / complete

Transfer mechanisms (conduction, convection, radiation) ; Heat engines and heat pumps

HIP03

due Apr. 24

sol

Pre / Post Lab 03: Specific Heat

due Apr. 24

Apr. 19

RAA 01 ; eqn_sheet ( 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 ) ; checklist ; sols

MP: W03_W due

Apr. 21

LBCC Closed, no class.

MP: W03_F due
Journal 03 due

04

Apr. 24

Lec11: template / complete

Lec12: template / complete

Thermodynamic processes and cycles

MP: W04_M due
HIP04

due May 01

sol

Pre / Post Lab 04: Archimedes Principle

due Apr. 28

Apr. 26

Lec13: template / complete

Lec14: template / complete

Lec15: template / complete

Density; Pressure; Hydrostatics (pressure at a depth); Hydraulics

MP: W04_W due

Apr. 28

Lec16: template / complete

Buoyancy

MP: W04_F due
Journal 04 due

05

May 01

Lec17: template / complete

Lec18: template / complete

Fluid dynamics

MP: W05_M due
HIP05

due May 10

sol

Pre / Post Lab 05: Oscillations & Harmonic Motion

due May 08

May 03

Lec19: template / complete

Oscillations, SHO

MP: W05_W due

May 05

RAA 02 ; eqn_sheet ; checklist ; sols

Journal 05 due

06

May 08

Lec20: template / complete

Lec21: template / complete

spring-mass system, pendulum

Damped vs undamped SHO

MP: W06_M due
HIP06

due May 17

sol

Pre / Post Lab 06: Nature of Waves

due May 12

May 10

Lec22: template / complete

Lec23: template / complete

Lec24: template / complete

damped oscillations, Traveling waves

What is a wave

.

History and snapshot example

.

Acoustics and Vibrations Animations

MP: W06_W due

May 12

Lec25: template / complete

Energy and intensity

MP: W06_F due
Journal 06 due

07

May 15

Lec26: template / complete

Lec26: template / complete

Doppler effect, Superposition

Doppler effect simulation

MP: W07_M due
HIP07

due May. 22

sol

Pre / Post Lab 07: Standing Waves

due May. 22

May 17

Lec28: template

Lec29: template / complete

Standing waves

Superposition of waves

.

Boundaries and formation of standing waves

MP: W07_W due

May 19

RAA 03 ; eqn_sheet ( 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 ) ; ; checklist ; sols

Journal 07 due

08

May 22

Lec30: template / complete

Lec31: template / complete

Beat frequency, general 2 source interference

MP: W08_M due
HIP08

due May 30

sol

Pre / Post Lab 08: Optical Interference

due May 26

May 24

Lec32: template / complete

Lec33: template / complete

Lec34: template / complete

Single and double slit interference

MP: W08_W due

May 26

Lec35: template / complete

Lec36: template / complete

Index of refraction, thin film interference

MP: W08_F due
Journal 08 due

09

May 29

Memorial day - No class, LBCC closed.

MP: W09_M due

HIP09

due June 05

sol

Pre / Post Lab 09: Index of Refraction

due June 05

May 31

Lec37: template / complete

Ray model of light, Snell's law

MP: W09_W due

June 02

RAA 04 ; eqn_sheet ( 1 / 2 ) ; checklist ; sols

Journal 09 due

10

June 05

Lec38: template / complete

image formation, optical elements

Pre / Post Lab 10: Focal Length of a Lens

due June 06

June 07

Lec39: template / complete

thin lens

MP: W10_W due

June 09

LEC40: template / complete

thin lens combinations

MP: W10_F due
Journal 10 due

11

June 12

optics eqn_sheets ( 1 / 2 ) ;

ray tracing practice ( questions / sol_1 / sol_2 ) ;

June 14

FINAL EXAM

3:00 pm - 4:50 pm

MH113

June 16

**SYLLABUS**

*All mastering physics (MP) assignments are due at 11:59 pm on the due date.  

OFFICE HOURS

Tuesday

After lab - ??

 

Wednesday

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Friday

1:00 pm - 2:45 pm

By appointment 

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