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Modern Physics

Modern Physics is a survey course. It covers a broad scope of topics at a very shallow level. It is meant to introduce and familiarize you with the material for use in later courses. These topics include Relativity, Quantum Mechanics, and Statistical Mechanics.

The prerequisites for this course are: Calculus IIPhysics I and Physics II

This course is a co- or prerequisite for: Multivariable Calculus, and Differential Equations

Book resources 

Section 10.1 - Statistical Analysis

Section 10.2 - Classical and Quantum Statistics

Section 10.3 - The Density of States

Section 10.4 - The Maxwell-Boltzmann Distribution

Section 10.5 - Quantum Statistics

Section 10.6 - Applications of Bose-Einstein Statistics

Section 10.7 - Applications of Fermi-Dirac Statistics