# PHYS 214 :: Physics Illinois :: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

## Schedule

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Week | Date | Prelecture reading | Checkpoints | Lectures | Prelabs / Labs | Discussions | Homework | Exams |
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1 |
Monday
8/26/2024 |
Prelecture 1 | Checkpoint 1 | Unit 1: Waves and Wave Equations |
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Tuesday
8/27/2024 |
No lab activitiesthis week |
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Wednesday
8/28/2024 |
Prelecture 2 | Checkpoint 2 | Unit 2: Interference |
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Thursday
8/29/2024 |
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Friday
8/30/2024 |
Recorded problems (no in-person class) | |||||||

2 |
Monday
9/2/2024 |
Labor Day no class |
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Tuesday
9/3/2024 |
Prelab 1 Lab 1: Interference and Diffraction |
Discussion 2 Discussion 2 solutions |
Homework 1 due Homework 2 due |
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Wednesday
9/4/2024 |
Prelecture 3 | Checkpoint 3 | Unit 3: Diffraction |
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Thursday
9/5/2024 |
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Friday
9/6/2024 |
Prelecture 4 | Checkpoint 4 | Unit 4: Photons + Recorded problems |
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3 |
Monday
9/9/2024 |
Prelecture 5 | Checkpoint 5 | Unit 5: Probability and Complex Numbers |
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Tuesday
9/10/2024 |
No lab activitiesthis week |
Discussion 3 Discussion 3 solutions |
Homework 3 due Homework 4 due |
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Wednesday
9/11/2024 |
Prelecture 6 | Checkpoint 6 | Unit 6: The Wave Function |
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Thursday
9/12/2024 |
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Friday
9/13/2024 |
Recorded problems (no in-person class) | Exam 1 (13 through 15 September) Sign-Up for an exam time in PrairieTest. |
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4 |
Monday
9/16/2024 |
Prelecture 7 | Checkpoint 7 |
Unit 7: |
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Tuesday
9/17/2024 |
Prelab 2 Lab 2: Photons |
Discussion 4 Discussion 4 solutions |
Homework 5 due Homework 6 due |
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Wednesday
9/18/2024 |
Prelecture 8 | Checkpoint 8 | Unit 8: Energy eigenstates (Time independent Schroedinger equation) |
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Thursday
9/19/2024 |
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Friday
9/20/2024 |
Recorded problems (no in-person class) | |||||||

5 |
Monday
9/23/2024 |
Prelecture 9 | Checkpoint 9 | Unit 9: Harmonic oscillator |
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Tuesday
9/24/2024 |
No lab activitiesthis week |
Discussion 5 Discussion 5 solutions |
Homework 7 due Homework 8 due |
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Wednesday
9/25/2024 |
Prelecture 10 | Checkpoint 10 | Unit 10: Multiple electrons |
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Thursday
9/26/2024 |
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Friday
9/27/2024 |
Recorded problems (no in-person class) | Exam 2 (27 through 29 September) Sign-Up for an exam time in PrairieTest. |
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6 |
Monday
9/30/2024 |
Prelecture 11 | Checkpoint 11 | Unit 11: Band structure |
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Tuesday
10/1/2024 |
Prelab 3 Lab 3: Atomic Spectra |
Discussion 6 Discussion 6 solutions |
Homework 9 due Homework 10 due |
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Wednesday
10/2/2024 |
Prelecture 12 | Checkpoint 12 | Unit 12: Polarization and spin |
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Thursday
10/3/2024 |
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Friday
10/4/2024 |
Recorded problems (no in-person class) | |||||||

7 |
Monday
10/7/2024 |
Molecules and superconductors |
No lab activitiesthis week |
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Tuesday
10/8/2024 |
Discussion 7 Discussion 7 solutions |
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Wednesday
10/9/2024 |
Final review |
Homework 11 due Homework 12 due |
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Thursday
10/10/2024 |
Final Exam Sign-Up for an exam time in PrairieTest. |
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Friday
10/11/2024 |
NO LECTURE | Final Exam Sign-Up for an exam time in PrairieTest. |
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8 |
Monday
10/14/2024 |