course number 203-1-2121

- Free oscillations of simple systems (including linearity and superposition principle)
- Free oscillations of systems with many degrees of freedom (including vibrations of a string and Fourier analysis)
- Forced oscillations, resonance
- Travelling waves (including discussion of phase velocity, dispersion relations and impedance)
- Reflection and transmission
- Modulations, pulses, and wave packets (including group velocity, pulses, Fourier analysis of wave packets)
- Waves in two and three dimensions
- Polarizations
- Interference and diffruction (including Huygens' Principle, Fresnel and Fraunhofer diffraction, geometrical optics)

- Waves, F. Crawford (Berkeley series, no. 3)
- Vibrations and Waves, A. P. French (MIT series)
- Vibrations and Waves in Physics, I. G. Main

- Black body radiation, photoelectric effect
- Uncertainty principle, duality, de Broglie waves
- Compton scattering, pairs production
- Atom (Ratherford scattering, Bohr model)
- Guest lectures - elementary particles and forces, string theory and cold atoms

- Modern Physics, Krane
- Concepts of Modern Physics,
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