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 5.1 - Behavior of a Wave at a Boundary

Section 5.2 - Confining a Particle

Section 5.3 - The Schrodinger Equation

Section 5.4 - Applications of the Schrodinger Equation

Section 5.5 - The Simple Harmonic Oscillator

Section 5.6 - Steps and Barriers