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ASTR 201
(3-0)3
Astronomy I
Solar System; sun and planets; astronomical coordinates; Kepler's Law, properties of light; Tools and Astronomy.

Semesters: 2000-1, 2001-1, 2002-1, 2003-1, 2004-1, 2005-1, 2006-1, 2007-1, 2008-1, 2009-1, 2010-1, 2011-1, 2012-1, 2013-1, 2014-1, 2015-1, 2016-1, 2017-1

ASTR 202
(3-0)3
Astronomy II
Basic concepts in astronomy; parallax method; brightness classification; color-magnitude relations; binary stars; internal structure of stars; evolution of stars; unusual stars; interstellar matter; galaxies universe.

Semesters: 2000-2, 2001-2, 2002-2, 2003-2, 2004-2, 2005-2, 2006-2, 2007-2, 2008-2, 2009-2, 2010-2, 2011-2, 2012-2, 2013-2, 2014-2, 2015-2, 2016-2

ASTR 401
(3-0)3
Astrophysics I

Semesters: 2014-2, 2015-2, 2016-2

ASTR 402
(3-0)3
Astrophysics II
Aspects of observational astronomy: distance, brightness, magnitude, spectrum analysis; overview of stellar structure and evolution: time scales, equation of state, viral theorem; thermodynamics of gaseous systems; static stellar structure equations; nuclear energy sources; phases of stellar evolution: fully convective stars, main sequence, evolution away from the main sequence; solar neutrinos.

Semesters: 2014-1, 2015-1, 2016-1, 2017-1

PHYS 101
(3-0)3
Physics for Nonscientists I
Physical quantities; vectors and scalars; static equilibrium; uniformly accelerated motion; Newton's laws; work and energy; conservation of energy; linear momentum; impulse; collisions; angular motion; Newton's law of gravitation; rotational work, energy, and momentum; mechanical properties of matter.

Semesters: 2003-1, 2004-1, 2005-1, 2006-1, 2009-1, 2010-1, 2011-1, 2012-1

PHYS 102
(3-0)3
Physics for Nonscientists II
Static electricity, interaction of charges, electric field, electric potential, electric current and circuits, magnetism, Faraday's law of induc-tion, electromagnetic waves, light and optics.

Semesters: 2003-2, 2004-2, 2005-2, 2006-2, 2009-2, 2010-2, 2011-2, 2012-2

PHYS 105
(3-2)4
General Physics I
Vectors; kinematics; particle dynamics work and energy; conservation of energy; system of particles; collisions; rotational motion; oscillations.

Semesters: 2002-1, 2003-1, 2004-1, 2006-1

PHYS 106
(3-2)4
General Physics II
Electric charge; electric field; Gauss' law, electric potential; capacitance; current and resistance; circuits; magnetic field; Ampere's law; Faraday's law of induction; electro-magnetic oscillations; alternating currents.

Semesters: 2002-2, 2003-2, 2004-2, 2006-2, 2008-2

PHYS 112
(4-2)5
Physics II (Electricity and Magnetism)
Electric charge, Coulomb's law, electric field and Gauss's law, electric potenti al and electric potential energy, capacitance and capacitors, current and resist ance, circuits and loop theorems, magnetic field and Ampere's law, Faraday's law of induction, alternating currents, Maxwell's equations, electromagnetic oscill ations and waves.

Semesters: 2009-2

PHYS 200
(2-2)3
Basics of Scientific Computation
Conducting basic computer-based tasks such as document preparation, plotting graphs, analysis and presentation of errors that may arise from computation as well as more complex ones such as converting a problem into an algorithm and solving it using a computer language.
Prerequisite: PHYS 109 and PHYS 110

Semesters: 2015-1, 2016-1, 2016-2, 2017-1

PHYS 203
(3-2)4
Introductory Electronics I
Signals, sources and measurements; circuit analysis and equivalent circuits; AC circuits, transformers, filters and resonance phenomena; diodes, transistors and their applications in analog and digital circuits.
Prerequisite: PHYS 112 or PHYS106

Semesters: 2001-1

PHYS 204
(3-2)4
Introductory Electronics II
Integrated circuits; operational amplifiers and typical applications; basis of digital electronics (number systems, boolean algebra and statements); gates and memory elements; counters and other digital applications.

Semesters: 1999-2, 2000-1, 2000-2

PHYS 221
(4-0)4
Optics and Waves
Introduction; geometrical optics; matrix methods in paraxial optics; aberrations; optical instrumentation and the optics of the eye. superposition of waves; interference of light; coherence; polarization; Fraunhofer diffraction.
Prerequisite: PHYS 110.

Semesters: 2007-1, 2008-1

PHYS 591
(0-2)0
Seminar in Physics
Students prepare and present a progress report or literature reviewon their thesis topic. The course is normally taken by students in their third semester.

Semesters: 2013-1, 2013-2, 2014-1, 2014-2, 2015-1, 2015-2, 2016-1, 2016-2, 2017-1

PHYS 691
(0-2)0
Seminar
Ph.D students study and present a topic under the guidance of a faculty member.

Semesters: 2013-1, 2013-2, 2014-1, 2014-2, 2015-1, 2015-2, 2016-1, 2017-1


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