Physics & Computer Science

PC132: Thermodynamics and Waves

Calculus-based course, which introduces basic principles of physics. Detailed topics covered: elasticity, fluids, waves and sound, temperature and heat, the laws of thermodynamics, entropy, and an introduction to electricity.

Lecture/Discussion: 3, Lab: 2 (biweekly)

Credit: 0.50

Prerequisite: PC131, MA110* (co-requisite) or MA103 or MA105.

Exclusion: PC100*, PC110*, PC142

Section Information
Section Days Times Room Instructor
Lecture A MWF - Dr. Alexei Kaltchenko
Lab L1 M - Mr. Terry Sturtevant
Lab L2 M - Mr. Terry Sturtevant
Lab L3 T - Mr. Terry Sturtevant
Lab L4 T - Mr. Terry Sturtevant
Tutorial T1 F - Dr. Hasan Shodiev
Tutorial T2 F - Dr. Hasan Shodiev