Sir Isaac Newton

Physics 496

Introduction to Physics Research few went to hear Him, & fewer yt understood him,
yt oftimes he did in a manner, for want of Hearers, read to ye Walls.

                —Humphrey Newton, about Sir Isaac Newton


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Writing Workshop: 2–2:35 p.m., Fridays
158 Loomis Laboratory of Physics

Lecture/Discussion 2:40–4:50 p.m., Fridays
158 Loomis Laboratory of Physics

Brian L. DeMarco
329 Loomis Laboratory of Physics, 244-9848,

Celia M. Elliott
215 Loomis Laboratory of Physics, 244-7725,

General Course Information (please read!)

PHYS 496 Gradebook (requires authentication)


The first day of class is Friday, January 20. To get ready for this semester's class, please read the general course information, poke around on the course website, and look over the materials in our "resources" section.

Professor DeMarco and I are looking forward to a great semester with you.--cme