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PHYS 232 Heat and Waves (3 credits)

Offered by: Physics (Faculty of Science)

Overview

Physics : The laws of thermodynamics and their consequences. Thermodynamics of P-V-T systems and simple heat engines. Free, driven, and damped harmonic oscillators. Coupled systems and normal modes. Fourier methods. Wave motion and dispersion. The wave equation.

Terms: Winter 2014

Instructors: Hong Guo (Winter)

  • Winter
  • 3 hours lectures
  • Prerequisites: CEGEP Physics or PHYS 142, and CEGEP chemistry or CHEM 120, and PHYS 230.
  • Restriction: Not open to students taking or having passed PHYS 253