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Courses - Fall 2023
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(Perm Req)
Experimental Research Development
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: PHYS375.
Restriction: Permsission of CMNS-Physics department.
Additional information: The student is expected to work on the project for approximately 9 hours per week in a standard semester or a total of 135 hours in a non-standard semester. PHYS406 may not be used to satisfy an advanced physics elective.
Part I of a two-semester, independent, experimental research project supervised by a faculty mentor. The student participates significantly in experimental design, set-up, and collection and analysis of real, physical data, including the evaluation of experimental uncertainties. The student maintains a lab notebook and completes an end-of-semester progress report.