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Instructor in charge of labs: Bernhard Bach

Physics Lab Schedule
WeekPhysics 151LPhysics 180LPhysics 152LPhysics 181LPhysics 182L
Week 1
9/8
Orientation, Format of Lab Reports Orientation, Format of Lab Reports Orientation, Format of Lab Reports Orientation, Format of Lab Reports Orientation, Format of Lab Reports
Week 2
9/15
Accuracy of Measurement
(DMS 208)
Normal Distribution
(DMS 212)
Oscilloscope, DMM and Format of Lab Reports
(DMS 209, 210)

Orientation, Oscilloscope, DMM and Format of Lab Reports
(DMS 209, 210)

Introductory Optics System
(DMS 201, 203)
Week 3
9/22
Force Table
(DMS 208)
Understanding Motion I & II, Freefall (Photogate)
(DMS 212)
Mapping Electric Fields
(DMS 209)
Gas Law
(DMS 210)
Introductory Optics System
(DMS 201, 203)
Week 4
9/29
Understanding Motion I & II, Freefall (Photogate)
(DMS 212)
Force Table
(DMS 208)
Electrostatics
(DMS 209)
Heat of Fusion
(DMS 210)
Interferometer Systems and Accessories
(DMS 201, 203)
Week 5
10/6
Equilibrium of Non-concurrent Forces
(DMS 208)
Acceleration on an Air Track
(DMS 212)
Ohm's Law
(DMS 210)
Electrostatics
(DMS 209)
Electron Diffraction
(DMS 201, 203)
Week 6
10/13
Conservation of Momentum
(DMS 212)
Scalar Product
(DMS 208)

EMF Source
RC Circuit
(DMS 209)

Thermal Expansion
(DMS 210)
h/e Apparatus
(DMS 201, 203)

Week 7
10/20

Uniform Circular Motion
(DMS 210)
Conservation of Momentum
(DMS 212)
Elect. Equiv. of Heat & Mag. Induction
(DMS 208)
Mapping Electric Fields
(DMS 209)
The Frank Hertz Experiment
(DMS 201, 203)
Week 8
10/27
Archimedes' Principle
(DMS 208)
Uniform Circular Motion
(DMS 210)
e/m Experiment
(DMS 209)
EMF Source
(DMS 212)
The Balmer Series of Hydrogen Spectrum
(DMS 201, 203)
Week 9
11/3
Gas Law
(DMS 210)
Torque
(DMS 212)
Refraction
(DMS 208)
e/m Experiment
(DMS 209)
Bragg Reflection Using Leybold X-Ray Apparatus
(DMS 201, 203)

Week 10

11/10

NO LABS NO LABS NO LABS NO LABS NO LABS
Week 11
11/17
Heat of Fusion
(DMS 210)
Rotational Kinetic Energy
(DMS 212)
Thin Lenses
(DMS 209)
Electrical Equiv. of Heat
(DMS 208)
Bragg Reflection - Lattice Constants
(DMS 201, 203)
Week 12
11/24
NO LABS NO LABS NO LABS NO LABS NO LABS
Week 13
12/1
Linear Harmonic Motion
(DMS 210)
Standing Wave in Air
(DMS 212)
Double-Slit Diffraction
(DMS 209)
RC/RCL Circuit
(DMS 208)

Make-up lab is 5pm, Monday, Dec 8th in DMS 208.

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