PHYS 211 Oscillations and Waves

Credits: 
3
Instructor(s): 
John Clem
Instructor(s): 
James MacDonald

Builds on and extends concepts of classical physics introduced in PHYS207. Explores simple harmonic oscillation, the damped harmonic oscillator and forced and coupled oscillations. Provides a simple treatment of traveling and standing waves, reflection of waves at discontinuities as well as interference and diffraction.