Physics 442 - Summer 2016

Welcome to Physics 442!

Summer 2016

General Information

Instructor: John S. Colton
 Office: N335 ESC
Homework help session: TBD

TA: Ty Beus,, office hours will be in the underground lab under the skylight, MWF 2-4 pm 

Quick Links

The following links are explained more below.


  • I will bring hardcopies of the syllabus to the first day of class. If you would like to download a pdf version of the syllabus, here is a pdf file: TBA

Homework and Grades

  • I will use the Physics Department's "Max" system to assign homework and keep track of grades: //
  • Here's the "n_of_air.txt" file that you need for one HW problem: n_of_air.txt


Here are handouts from various class periods.

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