Statistical Mechanics & Phys. Lab (Adv) (PHYS3990)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit covers the same topics as PHYS3090, but with greater depth and some more challenging material.

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Classes

Nineteen 1-hour lectures and twelve 4-hour experimental labs.

Assessment

One 1.5-hour exam, assignments, laboratory reports and presentation (100%).

Textbooks

An Introduction to Thermal Physics, David V. Schroeder

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

An average of at least 70 marks across (PHYS2011 or PHYS2911) and (PHYS2012 or PHYS2912)

Prohibitions

PHYS3991, PHYS3090

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