Advanced Physics Lab
PHYS 3600 -- Summer 2015
Prof. Don Heiman, Department of Physics, Northeastern University, 5/20/2015
http://nuweb.neu.edu/dheiman/3600/index.html

 

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Tuesday May 26

First lab report due, hard copy

See Template PHYS3600.doc

Ralph Waldo Emerson

˝All life is an experiment.

The more experiments you make the better.˝

Doc in Steinbeck's Cannery Row

Doc (marine biologist Ed Ricketts) is

"interested in knowing something about everything"

"His mind had no horizon"

Check it out

Richard Feynman̒s 1937 MIT lab report

 

Group -- Experiment # / Dates

(Mon-Thur, 9:50-11:30 am)

1

May

18-21

2

May

26-28

3

May

1-4

4

June

8-11

5

June

15-18

6

June

22-25

. William Benoit, Chase Kelley

AFT

FUEL

HALL

RUBY

FR

CEO

. Cesar Gouveia, Alexander Piers

SOL

AFT

FUEL

CEO

RUBY

HALL

. Sarah Maillet, Nathan Van der Wielen

CEO

SOL

AFT

FUEL

HALL

RUBY

. Dena Guo, Erin O'Neill

RUBY

FR

SOL

AFT

FUEL

HALL

. Robert Muir, Drew Smith

HALL

RUBY

FR

SOL

AFT

FUEL

. Nicholas DePorzio

FUEL

HALL

RUBY

FR

SOL

AFT

. Giles Blaney, Jacob Wolfsberg

FR

RUBY

AFT

FUEL

HALL

SOL

. Lindsay Wright, Alex D'Amato

AFT

FUEL

CEO

HALL

RUBY

FR

. Pedro Brussarski, Alex Coda

FUEL

CEO

HALL

RUBY

AFT

DHO

 

Group -- Experiment # / Dates

(Mon-Thur; 1:30-3:10 pm)

1

May

18-21

2

May

26-28

3

May

1-4

4

June

8-11

5

June

15-18

6

June

22-25

. Emily Ashbolt, Kevin Meador

AFT

FUEL

HALL

RUBY

FR

CEO

. Richard Arnold, Daniel Miller

SOL

AFT

FUEL

CEO

RUBY

HALL

. Zachary Albert, Nicholas Picca

CEO

SOL

AFT

FUEL

HALL

RUBY

. Mohit Bhardwaj, Dylan Bradbury

RUBY

FR

SOL

AFT

FUEL

HALL

. Benjamin Bonenfant, Haree Srinivasan

HALL

RUBY

FR

SOL

AFT

FUEL

. Thomas Kolongowski, James Martin

FUEL

HALL

RUBY

FR

SOL

AFT

. Andrew Smith, Emma Pierce

FR

RUBY

AFT

FUEL

HALL

SOL

 


Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur; 9:50-11:30am; or 1:30-3:10pm

Lectures-325CH, Experiments-230DA



Syllabus -- General information for course
Description -- Brief description of course, lab experiments, and lab reports


Acoustics and Fourier Transform

Hall Effect

Fuel Cell

Speed of Light

Ruby Spectroscopy

Faraday Rotation

Coupled Electrical Oscillators

Nanomagnetism (optional)

Driven Harmonic Oscillator
Spectroscopy: Guess the Material