8.13 Experimental Physics I


Class Info

Four fundamental laboratory experiments are carried out each term, covering most aspects of modern physics relating to names such as Rutherford, Franck-Hertz, Hall, Ramsauer, Doppler, Fraunhofer, Faraday, Mossbauer, Compton, and Stern-Gerlach. Stresses basic experimental techniques and data analysis, and written and oral presentation of experiment results. 8.14 requires knowledge of quantum mechanics at the 8.05 level.

This class has 8.04 as a prerequisite.

8.13 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by G. Roland, J. Conrad, A. Levine and P. Zuccon.

This class counts for a total of 18 credits. This class counts as a CI-M.

In the Spring 2016 Subject Evaluations, 8.13 was rated 5.4 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the 8.13 Class Site site or on the 8.13 Stellar site.

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