Physics 117 Spring 2003
Horse head nebula
"I ask you to look both ways. For the road to a knowledge of the stars leads through the atom; and important knowledge of the atom has been reached through the stars."

Sir Arthur Eddington (1882 - 1944),

Stars and Atoms (1928), Lecture 1

Instructor: Dr. Stefano Liberati
Office: PHYS Room 4205D
Telephone: 301-405-6032
Office Hours:
Mon. 3:00-4:00pm
Wed. 2:00-3:00pm

TA: Brendan Foster
Office: PHYS Room 4219


Lectures:  Lab: 
 MWF.......12:00pm-12:50pm (PHYS 1410)
Th........ 9:00am-10:50am (PHYS 3310)
Th........ 4:00pm-5:50pm  (PHYS 3310)

Physics involves the understanding of the fundamental laws of nature. Modern human civilization is largely based on physics. Physics is not only important, but is also very exciting. The fact that nature actually obeys laws that we can figure out is what you will learn in this course

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