PHYS 225 - Relativity & Math Applications

Semesters Offered

TitleRubricSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
Relativity & Math ApplicationsPHYS225A55728OLC21600 - 1650 T    Benjamin Hooberman
Relativity & Math ApplicationsPHYS225D3R59198OD01600 - 1750 W    Benjamin Hooberman
Relativity & Math ApplicationsPHYS225D3U60532OD01800 - 1950 W    Shuyi Zhang
Relativity & Math ApplicationsPHYS225D3Y60433OD02000 - 2150 W    Siddharth Mansingh
Relativity & Math ApplicationsPHYS225D5J55730OD01200 - 1350 F    Shuyi Zhang
Relativity & Math ApplicationsPHYS225D5M55731OD01400 - 1550 F    Shuyi Zhang
Relativity & Math ApplicationsPHYS225D5R55734OD01600 - 1750 F    Siddharth Mansingh
Relativity & Math ApplicationsPHYS225D5U55729OD01800 - 1950 F    Siddharth Mansingh

Official Description

Theory of Special Relativity, with applications to kinematics and dynamics. Key mathematical methods as they apply to aspects of electromagnetic theory and classical mechanics, including vector analysis, series expansions, matrices, Fourier analysis, partial differentiation, three-dimensional calculus, and simple differential equations. Course Information: Prerequisite: Credit or concurrent registration in PHYS 212.

Hours

2 hours

Course Director

Description

Introduction to the theories of Special and General Relativity, with applications to kinematics and dynamics. Key mathematical methods as they apply to aspects of electromagnetic theory and classical mechanics, including vector analysis, series expansions, matrices, partial differentiation, three-dimensional calculus, and simple differential equations. Preference given to Physics majors and minors. Prerequisite: Credit or concurrent registration in PHYS 212.

Credit

2 hours

Texts

Special Relativity. 1st ed. CRC