Physics 442 - Summer 2021

Welcome to Physics 442!

Summer 2021

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Downloads for Homework Problems

  • Here's the "n_of_air.txt" file that you need for one HW problem: n_of_air.txt
  • Here's the Mathematica code to generate zeroes of the Bessel derivative functions (open, then copy and paste into your own notebook): besselprimezeroes.nb
  • Here's the graph paper you need for the "graphical Lorentz transformation" HW problem: graphical_velocity_transformation.pdf


  • The syllabus and tentative schedule is available on Max. If you'd like a hardcopy you'll have to print that out yourself..


Here are handouts for/from various class periods, to be updated throughout the semester.