Physics 4 – Spring 2011

Proposed Curriculum for Physics 4 Spring 2011

TTh 12:30 – 1:45  Broida 1640

Faculty – Prof. Philip Lubin

Office 2015 C Broida

Office hours – generally right after class

prof@deepspace.ucsb.edu

TA’s:

Rucha Ingla – ruchaingle@umail.ucsb.edu

Elijah Quetin – elquetin@physics.ucsb.edu

Lab Schedule: – Physics 4 Labs are separate from the lecture class. The TA’s are responsible for the labs. Labs begin the first week of class.

Text

University Physics – Young and Freedman 12th ed

Physics 4 will cover Chapters 26-36

We will cover approximately one chapter per week.

Homework – Some of the HW is posted on the Mastering Physics website. www.masteringphysics.com

Use PLUBINPHYSICS4S11 as the course identifier. Every student must have their own login to this site.

Weekly writeups – Each week you will need to turn in a 1-2 page written assignment on a topic related to the chapter of the week. You get to choose the topic but it has to be related to the material we are studying that week. These are due by Tue 5 PM each week.

Midterm

Thur May 5 – Please bring a  large PINK scantron (one where you “bubble in your perm #”) , a small bluebook, two sheets of notes (2 sides) and a calculator. Covers Chap 26,27 and 28.

Final – Monday June 6 from 12-3 in class. Please bring a large PINK scantron (one where you “bubble in your perm #”) , a small bluebook, two sheets of notes (2 sides) and a calculator. Covers Chap 26-33.

Please check this site frequently for updates.

Materials

Chapter 26 – DC Circuits

Chapter 27 – Magnetic Fields and Forces

Chapter 28 – Magnetic Fields Sources

Chapter 29 – Electromagnetic Induction

Chapter 30 – Inductors and Self Inductance

Chapter 31 – Alternating Current

Chapter 32 – Electromagnetic Waves

Chapter 33 – Nature and Propagation of Light

Physics 4 Lab Schedule

Midterm-PH4S11

Midterm-Solutions