what  who  when  where 

Lecture  Lyubarsky or Keshet  Sunday 13:00  16:00  54/207 
Reception Hours  
Reception Hours  Prof. Yuri Lyubarsky  Call in advance 
54/322 
Reception Hours  Prof. Uri Keshet  Thursday 14:00  15:00  54/214 
Week  Topic  Details  Main Source  Other Sources 

1  Guesstimates and natural scales  Fermi problems, dimensional analysis, fundamental scales 
Goldreich, Mahajan & Phinney 
Swartz 
25  From atoms to ships 
Atomic and molecualr structure, Young modulus, sound waves 
Weiscopff 

69  Basic tools 
Applying random walks, extreme cases, etc. 
Weiscopff 

1013  Advanced topics 
The standard model, nuclear physics, the frontlines of
physics 
Zee, Griffiths 
Peskin & Schroeder 
Lec #  topic  Class notes 
Lecture Notes  Extra 

1  Order of magnitude physics 

2  Elasticity 


3  Fluid dynamics 

4 
Waves 

56 
Quantum Mechanics + Variational
approximation 

7  Materials properties + Extreme cases 

8  Extreme cases 

9  Random walk 

10  Random walk+Quantum processes 

11  Quantum processes 

12  Quantum processes 

#  published  topic  Questions  Deadline  Solutions  upload 

1  Guesstimates  
