PHYS 420 - Computational Physics

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-3)

Faculty of Science

Basic principles; computational methods selected from finite-differences, matrix manipulation, variational techniques, discrete transforms, stochastic methods, lattice techniques; as applied to topics selected from nonlinear mechanics, chaotic systems; electrodynamics; wave propagation; statistical physics; quantum mechanics; condensed matter. Prerequisites: PHYS 234, 244, PHYS 381, MATH 337 or ECE 341 or equivalent. Recommended pre- or corequisites: MA PH 343, PHYS 311, PHYS 372, PHYS 472, and PHYS 481. Familiarity with a programming language strongly recommended.

Fall Term 2020

Lectures

LECTURE A01 (75694)
2020-09-01 - 2020-12-07
MWF 13:00 - 13:50 (TBD)

Primary Instructor: Aksel Hallin

Labs

LAB D71 (75696)
2020-09-01 - 2020-12-07
H 14:00 - 16:50 (TBD)

Fall Term 2021

Lectures

LECTURE A01 (44952)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
MWF 13:00 - 13:50 (TBD)

Labs

LAB D71 (44954)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
H 14:00 - 16:50 (TBD)