PHYS 234 - Introductory Computational Physics

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-3)

Faculty of Science

Algorithms for scientific data analysis: sorting methods, polynomial fitting, regression, interpolation, and Fourier analysis: techniques for solving physics and geophysics problems with selected topics from mechanics, waves, geometrical optics and ray tracing, electricity and magnetism, statistical physics, decay processes, quantum physics, signal processing. Prerequisites: one of PHYS 124, PHYS 144, or EN PH 131, and one of PHYS 126, PHYS 146, or PHYS 130; and MATH 100 or 113 or 114 or 117 or 144, and MATH 102 or 125 or 127. CMPUT 174 is recommended for students without prior programming experience.

Winter Term 2021

Lectures

LECTURE B01 (96236)
2021-01-04 - 2021-04-09
MWF 12:00 - 12:50 (TBD)

Primary Instructor: Jeffrey Gu

Labs

LAB H31 (96238)
2021-01-04 - 2021-04-09
T 14:00 - 16:50 (TBD)

LAB H71 (96240)
2021-01-04 - 2021-04-09
H 14:00 - 16:50 (TBD)

LAB H81 (96436)
2021-01-04 - 2021-04-09
H 14:00 - 16:50 (TBD)

Winter Term 2022

Lectures

LECTURE B01 (72216)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MWF 12:00 - 12:50 (TBD)

Labs

LAB H31 (72218)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
T 14:00 - 16:50 (TBD)

LAB H71 (72220)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
H 14:00 - 16:50 (TBD)

LAB H81 (72388)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
H 14:00 - 16:50 (TBD)