week

 

Monday

 

  Wednesday

Friday

Moore,

Vol. Q, 3rd Edition

 

1

March 31

First class

Photoelectric Effect

Solar Cells

Polarized Light

 

Quantum Cryptography

Q 4.1  to 4.7

 

2

Apr 7

Quantum Cryptography

Photon States

Describing and

Measuring Spin

Particle Spin

Entangled States

Q 5.1 to 5.7

Q 6.1 to 6.5

 

3

Apr 14

Spin

Time evolution

Classical Precession

Report 1

Q 6.6

 

4

Apr 21

Spin in Magnetic Field, Precession

Magnetic Resonance

MRI

f-MRI

Q 7.1, 7.2

Q 7.3, 7.4 (optional)

Q 8.1, 8.2

 

5

Apr 28

Applications of MRI

Quantum Tunneling

Atomic Microscopes

Q 9.1, 9.2, 9.3

Q 12.7

 

6

May 5

Uncertainty principle

Report 2

Atoms

Exam

Q 9.4, 9.5

Q 10.4

 

7

May 12

Particles and Nuclei

Nuclei

Energy Loss

Q 13.1 to 13.5

 

8

May 19

Nuclear Decay

Applications

Report 3

Medical applications

Q 13.6

Q 14.1 to 14.6

 

9

May 26

Holiday

Energy

Nuclear Energy

Q 15.1 to 15.3

 

10

Jun 2

Nuclear Energy

Report 4

Nuclear Energy

Last class     

Exam

Q 15.4 to 15.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                    (March 11 2014)                                  Phys. 248    Spring 2014