PHY-301   Theoretical Mechanics 3 credits

Prerequisites: PHY-272 and MAT-352

A survey of classical and modern topics in dynamics. Topics include orbital mechanics, non-inertial reference frames, rigid-body motion, Lagrangian and Hamiltonian methods, and elements of nonlinear mechanics and chaos.

PHY-313   Thermal Physics 3 credits

Prerequisites: PHY-272

An introduction to Maxwell-Boltzmann, Bose-Einstein and Fermi-Dirac statistics and their application to the solution of thermal, mechanical and electrical problems in fluids and solids.

PHY-330   Electricity & Magnetism 3 credits

Prerequisites: PHY-272 and MAT-352

An intermediate level survey of classical electro magnetic theory up to and including the unification of the subject matter in the form of Maxwell's equations.

PHY-399T   Special Topics in Physics 1 - 3 credits

Prerequisites: Permission

Study of selected areas of physics not available in the regular curriculum.