Physics Course Listing

Spring Quarter Physics Courses:

Physics 1c Practical: Freshman course on electricity and magnetism, and relativity, with an emphasis on physical insight and problem solving.

Physics 1c AnalyticalTeaches and uses methods of multivariable calculus

Physics 2c: Statistical Physics

Physics 3: Physics Laboratory

Physics 7: Physics Laboratory

Physics 8: Experiments in Electromagnetism

Physics 11abc: Research Tutorial

Physics 12cStatistical Mechanics

Physics 20-22: Computational Physics Laboratory I, II, III

Physics 50Caltech Physics League

Physics 70: Oral and Written Communications

Physics 77: Advanced Physics Laboratory

Physics 78: Senior Thesis, Experimental

Physics 79: Senior Thesis, Theoretical

Physics 101Order of Magnitude Physics

Ay/Physics 104Relativistic Astrophysics

Physics 106bc: Topics in Classical Physics

APh/Ph/ 116Physics of Thermal and Mass Transport in Hydrodynamic Systems

Physics 125c: Quantum Mechanics

Physics 127: Statistical Physics

Physics 129cMathematical Methods of Physics: Group Theory

Physics 135c: Applications of Quantum Mechanics: Particle Physics

Physics 136Applications of Classical Physics

Physics 171: Reading and Independent Study

Physics 172: Research in Experimental Physics

Physics 173: Research in Theoretical Physics

Physics 201: Candidacy Physics Fitness

Physics 205: Relativistic Quantum Field Theory

Physics 219Quantum Computation

Physics 223Advanced Condensed-Matter Physics

Physics 250: Introduction to String Theory

Physics 300: Thesis Research

Previous Physics Courses 

Physics 1aIntroductory course in Newtonian Mechanics

Physics 1b PracticalFreshman course on electricity and magnetism, and relativity, with an emphasis on physical insight and problem solving.

Physics 1b AnalyticalTeaches and uses methods of multivariable calculus

Physics 2abWaves & Quantum Mechanics

FS/Physics 4: Freshman Seminar - Astrophysics and Cosmology with Open Data

Physics 5/105Analog Electronics for Physicists

Physics 6Physics Laboratory

FS/Physics 9: Freshman Seminar - The Science of Music

Physics 10: Frontiers in Physics

Physics 12a: Waves

Physics 12bQuantum Physics

FS/Physics 14: Freshman Seminar - Albatrosses, Beetles and Cetaceans

FS/Physics 15: Freshman Seminar - Dance of the Photons

Physics 103a: Atomic and Molecular Spectroscopy

APh/Ph 115Physics of Momentum Transport in Hydrodynamic Systems

Physics/EE 118abLow-Noise Electronic Measurement

Physics 118c: Physics of Measurement

Physics 125abQuantum Mechanics

Physics 129aMathematical Methods of Physics: Real Analysis

Physics 129bMathematical Methods of Physics: Probability and Statistics

Physics 135a: Applications of Quantum Mechanics: Condensed Matter

Physics 135b: Applications of Quantum Mechanics: Quantum Optics

Physics 199: Frontiers of Fundamental Physics

Physics 217: Introduction to the Standard Model

Physics 229Advanced Mathematical Methods of Physics

Physics 230: Elementary Particle Theory

Physics 236Relativity

Physics 237: Gravitational Waves

Physics 242: Physics Seminar

Last update: 4-11-17