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PHYS 213 - University Physics: Thermal Physics

Last offered Summer 2022

Official Description

First and second laws of thermodynamics including kinetic theory of gases, heat capacity, heat engines, introduction to entropy and statistical mechanics, and introduction to application of free energy and Boltzmann factor. A calculus-based approach for majors in engineering, mathematics, physics and chemistry. Course Information: Credit is not given for both PHYS 213 and PHYS 101. Prerequisite: PHYS 211; credit or concurrent registration in MATH 241. Class Schedule Information: For students in engineering, mathematics, physics and chemistry. Exams are given in the evening (during fall and spring semesters). PHYS 213 meets only during part of the term; check the meeting dates. Register for a lecture (A) section, a discussion (D) section and a laboratory (L) section. Engineering students must obtain a dean's approval to drop this course after the second week of instruction.
TitleSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
Univ Physics: Thermal PhysicsA30275LEC21200 - 1315 MTWR  136 Loomis Laboratory Nick Abboud
Siddharth Mansingh
Univ Physics: Thermal PhysicsD030276DIS00800 - 0950 M W  1047 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Jordi Salinas San Martin
Univ Physics: Thermal PhysicsD130277DIS01000 - 1150 M W  1047 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Shreya Arya
Univ Physics: Thermal PhysicsD230278DIS01400 - 1550 M W  1047 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Andrew Liu
Univ Physics: Thermal PhysicsD339133DIS01600 - 1750 M W  1047 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg Praveen Balaji
Univ Physics: Thermal PhysicsL130279LAB00800 - 0950 T R  64 Loomis Laboratory Kieran Loehr
Univ Physics: Thermal PhysicsL230280LAB01000 - 1150 T R  64 Loomis Laboratory Kannan Lu
Univ Physics: Thermal PhysicsL330281LAB01400 - 1550 T R  64 Loomis Laboratory Oleg Dubinkin
Univ Physics: Thermal PhysicsL439135LAB01600 - 1750 T R  64 Loomis Laboratory Anthony Eugene Mirasola