Earth to Mars

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 11.1 - Crystal Structures

Section 11.2 - The Heat Capacity of Solids

Section 11.3 - Electrons in Metals

Section 11.4 - Band Theory of Solids

Section 11.5 - Superconductivity

Section 11.6 - Intrinsic and Impurity Semiconductors

Section 11.7 - Semiconductor Devices

Section 11.8 - Magnetic Materials