**Physics Course Descriptions**

**PHYS
5V48 Topics In Physics** (1-6 semester hours) Topics may vary from semester to
semester. May be repeated for credit to a maximum of 9 hours.
([1-6]-0) R

**PHYS 5V49 Special Topics In Physics**
(1-6 semester hours) Topics may vary from semester to semester. (P/F
grading. May
be repeated for credit to a maximum of 9 hours.) ([1-6]-0) R

**PHYS ****5301** **Mathematical**** Methods of Physics I** (3 semester hours) Vector analysis
and index notation; Orthogonal coordinates; Sturm-Liouville
theory; Legendre & Bessel Functions; Integral Transforms: Differential
Equations (including Green Functions) (3-0) Y

**PHYS 5302 Mathematical Methods of Physics II** (3 semester hours)
Functions of a Complex Variable (including contour integration and the residue
theorem); Tensor Analysis; Gamma and Beta functions; Probability. (3-0) Y

**PHYS 5303 Mathematical Methods of Physics III** (3 semester hours)
Continuation and extension of topics from PHYS 5301 and PHYS 5302 with
applications related to problems and techniques encountered in physical
sciences. (3-0) R

**PHYS 5305 Monte Carlo Simulation Method and its Application** (3 semester
hours) An
introductory course on the method of Monte Carlo simulation of physical events.
This course covers the generation of 0-1 random number, simulation of arbitrary
distributions, modeling, simulation and statistical analysis of experimental
activities in physics research and engineering studies. As a comparison the
concepts and applications of the Neural Networks will be discussed.
Prerequisite: Calculus (MATH 2417), Statistics (MATH 1342), C (CS 3335) or
FORTRAN programming languages. (3-0) T

**PHYS
5311 Classical Mechanics** (3 semester hours) A course that aims to provide intensive
training in problem solving.
Rigorous survey of Newtonian mechanics of systems, including its relativity
principle and applications to cosmology; the ellipsoid of inertia and its
eigenstructure, with applications, Poinsot's theorem; Euler's equations, spinning
tops; Lagrangian and Hamiltonian formalism with
applications; chaos, small oscillations, velocity dependent potentials,
Lagrange multipliers and corresponding constraint forces, canonical
transformations, Lagrange and Poisson brackets, Hamilton-Jacobi theory.(3-0) Y

**PHYS 5313 Statistical Physics** (3 semester hours) Phase space,
distribution functions and density matrices; Microcanonical,
canonical and grand canonical ensembles; Partition functions; Principle of
maximum entropy; Thermodynamic potentials and laws of thermodynamics; Classical
and quantum ideal gases; Non-interacting magnetic moments; Phonons and specific
heat of solids; Degenerate electron gas, its specific heat and magnetism;
Statistics of carriers in semiconductors; Bose-Einstein condensation;
Black-body radiation; Boltzmann transport equation and H-theorem; Relaxation
time and conductivity; Brownian motion, random walks and Langevin
equation; Einstein's relation; Fluctuations in ideal gases; Linear response and
fluctuation-dissipation theorem; Virial and cluster
expansions, van der Waals equation of state; Poisson-Boltzmann and Thomas-Fermi
equations; Phases, phase diagrams and phase transitions of the first and second
order; Lattice spin models; Ordering, order parameters and broken symmetries;
Mean-field theory of ferromagnetism; Landau and Ginzburg-Landau
theories; Elements of modern theory of critical phenomena. (3-0) Y

**PHYS 5315 Scientific ****Computing** (**3 **semester hours) An
introduction to computational methods for solving systems of ordinary and
partial differential equations using numerical techniques. (3-0)
Y

**PHYS
5316 Applied Numerical Methods** (3 semester hours) Core course for
Applied Physics Concentration.
A hands-on approach to the development and use of computational tools in
solving problems routinely encountered in upper level applied physics and
engineering. Main topics include curve fitting and regression analysis,
significance tests, principles of numerical modeling, verification and
validation of numerical algorithms, and nonlinear model building. Examples from
real world applications will be presented and discussed to illustrate the
appropriate use of numerical techniques. Prerequisites: PHYS 5301 or
equivalent, and proficiency in a programming language. (3-0) Y

**PHYS 5317 Atoms, Molecules ****And**** Solids I** (3 semester hours) Core course for
Applied Physics Concentration. Fundamental physical description of
microsystems starting with the need for quantum mechanics and proceeding through
the application of quantum mechanics to atomic systems. Emphasis will be on a physical
understanding of the principles which apply to technologically important
devices. Computer simulations will be used to focus the student on the
important physical principals and not on detailed exact solutions to
differential equations. Topics covered include: Justification for quantum
mechanics, application of quantum mechanics to one-electron problems,
application to multi-electron problems in atomic systems. Prerequisite: MATH
2451, PHYS 2325, and PHYS 2326, or PHYS 2327. (3-0) Y

**PHYS 5318 Atoms, Molecules ****And**** Solids II** (3 semester hours) Core course for
Applied Physics Concentration. Application of quantum mechanics to
molecules and solids.
Topics in solids include optical, thermal, magnetic and electric properties,
impurity doping and its effects on electronic properties, superconductivity,
and surface effects. Various devices, such as, transistors, FET´s, quantum
wells, detectors and lasers will also be discussed. PHYS 5317,
or equivalent. (3-0) R

**PHYS 5319 Astronomy: Our Place in Space**
(3 semester hours) Focus is on developing student understanding of how our
planet fits within a larger astronomical context. Topics include common
misconceptions in astronomy, scale in the Solar System and beyond, phases of
the Moon, seasons, navigating the night sky, our Sun as a star, space weather,
properties and lifecycles of stars, galaxies, and cosmology. (Same as SCI 5326)
(3-0) T

**PHYS 5320 Electromagnetism I** (3 semester hours) Electrostatic boundary
value problems, uniqueness theorems, method of images, Green´s functions, multipole potentials, Legendre polynomials and spherical
harmonics, dielectric and magnetic materials, magnetostatics,
time-varying field and Maxwell´s equations, energy and momentum of the field, Lienard-Wiechert potentials, electromagnetic radiation,
polarization, refraction and reflection at plane interfaces. (3-0) Y

**PHYS 5321 Experimental Operation And Data Collection Using Personal
Computers** (3 semester hours) Computer interfacing to physical experiments
using high level interface languages and environments. The student will have
the opportunity to learn how to develop data acquisition software using LabView and LabWindows/CVI as
well as how to write drivers to interface these languages to devices over the
general purpose interface buss (GPIB). A laboratory is provided for hands-on
training in these devices. (3-0) R

**PHYS
5322 Electromagnetism II** (3 semester hours) Fields and Potentials, Gauge
transformations and the Wave Equation Electromagnetic waves in unbounded media
– non-dispersive and dispersive media Boundary conditions at interfaces. Solutions to
the wave equation in rectangular cylindrical and spherical coordinates. Electromagnetic waves in bonded
media – waveguides and resonant cavities. Radiating
systems – electric and magnetic dipole radiation, electric quadrupole
radiation. Fundamentals
of scattering and scalar diffraction.
Lorentz
transformation and covariant forms for Maxwell´s equations. Radiation from
moving charges – Synchrotron, Cherenkov and Bremstrahlung
Radiation Pre-requisite PHYS 5320 or equivalent. (3-0) Y

**PHYS 5323 Virtual Instrumentation with Biomedical Clinical and Healthcare
Applications** (3 semester hours) The application of the graphical
programming environment of LabView will be
demonstrated with examples related to the health care industry. Examples will
be provided to highlight the use of the personal computer as a virtual
instrument in the clinical and laboratory environment. A laboratory is provided
for hands-on training to augment the lecture. (3-0)R

**PHYS 5327 Comparative
Planetology** (3
semester hours) Every world in the solar system is
unique, but none more so than our own planet Earth. The course is an exploration
of the astrophysical, chemical, and geological processes that have shaped each
planet, moons and the myriad of rocky and icy bodies in our solar system with a
special emphasis on what each tells us about Earth, and what discoveries of
worlds orbiting other stars may tell us about our planetary system and home
world. (Same as SCI 5327) (3-0) T

**PHYS
5331 Conceptual Physics I: Force and Motion** (3 semester hours) Focus is on deepening
the participants' conceptual understanding of physics, emphasizing its applicability
to the pre-college and undergraduate classroom. Uses
inquiry-based approaches including examples of physics in the everyday world
and connections to other fields of science. Topics include foundational
concepts of forces, Newton's laws, energy, and momentum. (Same as SCI 5331)
(3-0) T

**PHYS 5332 Conceptual Physics II: Particles and Systems **(3 semester hours) Focus is on deepening
the participants' conceptual understanding of physics emphasizing its applicability
to the pre-college and undergraduate classroom. Uses an
inquiry-based approach including examples of physics in the everyday world and
connections to other fields of science. This second class in the
Conceptual Physics series builds on concepts from SCI 5331 to explore transfers
of energy and forces within and between systems of particles. Topics include
states of matter, fluids, waves and sound, and thermodynamics. (Same as SCIS
5332) (3-0) T

**PHYS 5333 Conceptual Physics III: Atoms, Charges, and Interactions** (3 semester hours) Focus is on
deepening the participants' conceptual understanding of physics, emphasizing critical
thinking and applications to the pre-college and undergraduate classroom. Uses inquiry-based approaches including examples of physics in the
everyday world and connections to other fields of science. This third
class in the Conceptual Physics series builds on concepts from SCI 5331 and SCI
5332 to explore interactions between particles of matter. Topics include inter-
and intra-molecular forces, light, electricity and magnetism, and the nature of
the atom. (Same as SCI 5333) (3-1) T

**PHYS 5341 Astrobiology **(3
semester hours) The ultimate integrated science, astrobiology brings together
cutting-edge research from the fields of astrophysics, planetary science,
terrestrial geosciences, and biology, to build understanding of how the history
and diversity of life on our own planet relates to the possibilities for life
on other worlds. This graduate-level survey course is designed to challenge
participants of all backgrounds in a thoughtful and scientifically-based
exploration of the young and dynamic multidisciplinary field of astrobiology.
(Same as SCI 5341) (2-3) T

**PHYS 5351 Basic
Aspects and Practical Applications of Spectroscopy.** (3 semester hours) Atomic and
Molecular spectroscopy has played a pivotal role in our understanding of atomic
structure and in the formulation of quantum mechanics. The numerous and rapidly
growing field of spectroscopic applications spans many disciplines. Topics
included in course: atomic structure; spin-orbit interactions and coupling;
influence of applied fields; molecular bands, vibrations and rotations;
selection rules and intensities. Laboratory exercises focus on acquisition and
interpretation of spectroscopic signatures from active plasmas and on
spectroscopic techniques suitable for surface analysis. (2-3)
R

**PHYS
5367 Photonic Devices** (3 semester hours) Basic principles of Photophysics
of Condensed Matter with application to devices. Topics covered include photonic
crystals, PBG systems, low threshold lasers, photonic switches, Super-prisms
and super-lenses. Photodetectors
and photocells.
(3-0) R

**PHYS 5371 (MSEN 5371) Solid State Physics** (3 semester hours) Symmetry
description of crystals, bonding, properties of metals, electronic band theory,
thermal properties, lattice vibration, elementary properties of semiconductors.
Prerequisites: PHYS 5301 and 5320 or equivalent. (3-0) Y

**PHYS
5372 Solid State Devices** (3 semester hours) Basic concepts of solid state physics
with application to devices.
Topics covered include semiconductor homojunctions
and heterojunctions, low dimensional physics, one and
two dimensional electron gases, hot electron systems, semiconductor lasers,
field effect and heterojunction transistors,
microwave diodes and infrared and solar devices. Prerequisite: PHYS 5318 (3-0)
R

**PHYS 5376 (MSEN 5300) Introduction to Materials Science** (3 semester
hours) This course provides an intensive overview of materials science and engineering
and includes the foundations required for further graduate study in the
field. Topics include atomic structure, crystalline solids, defects,
failure mechanisms, phase diagrams and transformations, metal alloys, ceramics,
polymers as well as their thermal, electrical, magnetic and optical properties.
(3-0) R

**PHYS 5377 (MSEN 5377) Computational Physics of Nanomaterials**
(3 Semester hours) This course introduces atomistic and
quantum simulation methods to study nanomaterials.
Three main themes are covered: structure-property relationship of nanomaterials; atomistic modeling for atomic structure
optimization; and quantum simulations for electronic structure study and
functional property analysis. (3-0) T

**PHYS
5381 Space Science** (3 semester hours) Introduction to the dynamics of the
middle and upper atmospheres, ionospheres and magnetospheres of the earth and
planets and the interplanetary medium. Topics include: turbulence and diffusion, photochemistry,
aurorae and airglow, space weather and the global electric circuit. (3-0) R

**PHYS 5382 Space Science Instrumentation** (3 semester hours) Design,
testing and operational criteria for space flight instrumentation including
retarding potential analyzers, drift meters, neutral and ion mass
spectrometers, auroral particle spectrometers, fast ion mass spectrometers,
Langmuir probes, and optical spectrometers; ground support equipment;
microprocessor design and operations. (3-0) R

**PHYS 5383 (MSEN 5383 and EEMF 5383) Plasma Technology** (3 semester hours)
Hardware oriented study of useful laboratory plasmas. Topics will include
vacuum technology, gas kinetic theory, basic plasma theory and an introduction
to the uses of plasmas in various industries. (3-0) Y

**PHYS 5385 Natural And Anthropogenic Effects On The Atmosphere** (3
semester hours) An examination of the physical, chemical and electrical effects
on the atmosphere and clouds due to varying solar photon and solar wind inputs;
and of the physical and chemical effects on ozone and atmospheric temperature
following anthropogenic release of CFC´s and greenhouse gases into the
atmosphere. Suitable for Science Education and other non-physics majors. (3-0) R

**PHYS 5391 Relativity I** (3 semester hours) Mach´s principle and the
abolition of absolute space; the principle of relativity; the principle of
equivalence; basic cosmology; four-vector calculus; special relativistic
kinematics, optics, mechanics, and electromagnetism; basic ideas of general
relativity. (3-0) T

**PHYS 5392 Relativity II** (3 semester hours) Tensor calculus and
Riemannian geometry; mathematical foundation of general relativity; the crucial
tests; fundamentals of theoretical relativistic cosmology; the Friedmann model
universes; comparison with observation. (Normally follows PHYS 5391.) (3-0) T

**PHYS 5395 Cosmology **(3 semester hours) The course is an overview of
contemporary cosmology including: cosmological models of the universe and their
parameters; large scale structure of the universe; dark matter; cosmological
probes and techniques such as gravitational lensing, cosmic microwave
background radiation, and supernova searches; very early stages of the
universe; dark energy and recent cosmic acceleration. (3-0) T

**PHYS 6300 Quantum Mechanics I** (3 semester hours) Dirac formalism, kets, bras, operators and position, momentum, and matrix
representations, change of basis, Stern-Gerlach
experiment, observables and uncertainty principle, translations, wave
functions, time evolution, the SchrĂ¶dinger and Heisenberg pictures, simple
harmonic oscillator, wave equation, WKB approximation, rotations, angular
momentum, spin, Clebsch-Gordan coefficients,
perturbation theory, variational methods.
Prerequisite: PHYS 5311 or consent of the instructor. (3-0) Y

**PHYS 6301 Quantum Mechanics II** (3 semester hours) Non-relativistic many-particle
systems and their second quantization description with creation and
annihilation operators; Interactions and Hartree-Fock
approximation, quasi-particles; Attraction of fermions and superconductivity;
Repulsion of bosons and superfluidity; Lattice
systems, classical fields and canonical quantization of wave equations; Free
electromagnetic field, gauges and quantization: photons; Coherent states;
Interaction of light with atoms and condensed systems: emission, absorption and
scattering; Vacuum fluctuations and Casimir force;
Elements of relativistic quantum mechanics: Klein-Gordon and Dirac equations;
Particles and antiparticles; Spin-orbit coupling; Fine structure of the
hydrogen atom; Micro-causality and spin-statistics theorem; Non-relativistic scattering
theory: scattering amplitudes, phase shifts, cross-section and optical theorem;
Born series; Inelastic and resonance scattering; Perturbative
analysis of the interacting fields: Time evolution and interaction
representation, S-matrix and Feynman diagrams; Simple scattering processes;
Dyson´s equation, self-energy and renormalization. Prerequisite: PHYS
6300. (3-0) Y

**PHYS 6302 Quantum Mechanics III** (3 semester hours) Advanced
topics in quantum mechanics. Prerequisite: PHYS 6300 and PHYS 6301. (3-0) R

**PHYS 6303 Applications Of Group Theory In Physics**
(3 semester hours) Group representation theory and selected applications in
atomic, molecular and elementary-particle physics. Survey of abstract group
theory and matrix representations of SU(2) and the rotation group, group theory
and special functions, the role of group theory in the calculation of energy
levels, matrix elements and selection rules, Abelian
and non-Abelian gauge field theories, the Dirac
equation, representations of SU(3), and the Standard Model of
elementary-particle physics. Prerequisite: PHYS 5301. (3-0) R

**PHYS 6313 Elementary Particles** (3 semester hours) Elementary particles
and their interaction; classification of elementary particles; fermions and
bosons; particles and antiparticles; leptons and hadrons; mesons and baryons;
stable particles and resonances; hadrons as composites of quarks and
anti-quarks; fundamental interactions and fields; electromagnetic,
gravitational, weak and strong interactions; conservation laws in fundamental
interactions; parity, isospin, strangeness, G-parity;
helicity and chirality; charge conjugation and time
reversal; strong reflection and CPT theorem; gauge invariance; quarks and
gluons; discovery of c, b and t quarks and the W+ and ZÂ° particles; recent
discoveries. (Normally follows PHYS 6300 or 6301.) (3-0) T

**PHYS 6314 High Energy Physics** (3 semester hours) Electromagnetic and
nuclear interactions of particles with matter; particle detectors; accelerators
and colliding beam machines; invariance principles and conservation laws; hadron-hadron interactions; static quark model of
hadrons; weak interactions; lepton-quark interactions; the parton model of hadrons; fundamental
interactions and their unification; generalized gauge invariance; the Weinberg-Salam
Model and its experimental tests: quantum chromo-dynamics; quark-quark
interactions; grand unification theories; proton decay, magnetic monopoles,
neutrino oscillations and cosmological aspects; supersymmetries. (3-0) R

**PHYS 6339 Special Topics ****In**** Quantum Electronics** (3 semester hours) Topics vary from
semester to semester. (May be repeated for credit to a
maximum of 9 hours.)
(3-0) R

**PHYS 6341 Nuclear Physics I: ****The Principles Of**** Nuclear Physics** (3 semester hours) Atomic physics;
atomic spectra, x-rays and atomic structure. The
constitution of the nucleus; isotopes, natural radioactivity, artificial
nuclear disintegration and artificial radioactivity; alpha-, beta-, and
gamma-decay; nuclear reactions, nuclear forces and nuclear structure. Nuclear models, neutron physics and
nuclear fission. (3-0) R

**PHYS 6342 Nuclear Physics II: Physics ****And Measurement
Of****
Nuclear Radiations** (3
semester hours) Interaction of nuclear radiation with matter; electromagnetic
interaction of electrons and photons; nuclear interactions. Operation and
construction of counters and particle track detectors; electronic data
acquisition and analysis systems. Statistical
evaluation of experimental data.
(3-0) R

**PHYS 6349 Special Topics ****In**** High Energy Physics** (3 semester hours) Topics vary from
semester to semester. (May be repeated for credit to a
maximum of 9 hours.)
(3-0) R

**PHYS 6353 Atomic And Molecular Processes** (3 semester hours) Study of
theory and experimental methods applied to elastic scattering, excitation and
ionization of atoms and molecules by electron and ion impact, electron
attachment and detachment, and charge transfer processes. (3-0) R

**PHYS 6369 Special Topics ****In**** Optics** (3 semester hours) Topics vary from
semester to semester. (May be repeated for credit to a
maximum of 9 hours.)
(3-0) R

**PHYS 6371 (MSEN 6371) Advanced Solid State Physics** (3 semester hours)
Continuation of PHYS 5371, transport properties of semiconductors, ferroelectricity and structural phase transitions,
magnetism, superconductivity, quantum devices, surfaces. Prerequisite: PHYS
5371 or equivalent. (3-0) R

**PHYS 6372 Physical Materials Science** (3 semester hours) Advanced concepts of Materials Science. New
directions in fabrication routes and materials design, such as
biologically-inspired routes to electronic materials. Advanced
materials and device characterization. Prerequisite: PHYS 5376 or equivalent. (3-0) R

**PHYS 6374 (MSEN 6374) Optical Properties ****Of**** Solids** (3 semester hours) Optical response
in solids and its applications. Lorentz, Drude and
quantum mechanical models for dielectric response function. Kramers-Kronig
transformation and sum rules considered. Basic properties related to band
structure effects, excitons and other excitations. Experimental
techniques including reflectance, absorption, modulated reflectance, Raman
scattering.
Prerequisite: PHYS 5371 or equivalent. (3-0) T

**PHYS
6376 Electronics and Photonics of Molecular and Organic Solids** (3 semester
hours) Electronic energy bands in molecular solids and conjugated polymers. Elementary excitations: Frenkel, Wannier and charge
transfer excitons. Polarons,
bipolarons and solitons. Mobility of excitons and charge carriers, photoconductivity. Charge
generation and recombination, electroluminescense,
photovoltaic phenomena.
Spin selective magnetic effects on excitons and
carriers. Superconductivity: granular SC, and field induced SC in organic
FETs. (3-0) R

**PHYS
6377 (MSEN 6377) Physics of Nanostructures: Carbon nanotubes, Fullerenes,
Quantum wells, dots and wires** (3 semester hours) Electronic bands
in low dimensions.
0-d systems: fullerenes and quantum dots. Optical
properties, superconductivity and ferromagnetism of fullerides. 1-d systems: nano-wires
and carbon nanotubes (CNT). Energy bands of CNTs: chirality and electronic
spectrum. Metallic versus semiconducting CNT: arm-chair, zigzag and chiral
tubes. Electrical conductivity and superconductivity of CNTs, thermopower.
Electromechanics of SWCNT: artificial muscles.
Quantum wells, FETs and organic superlattices:
confinement of electrons and excitons. Integer and
fractional quantum Hall effect (QHE). (3-0) R

**PHYS 6379 Special Topics ****In**** Solid State Physics** (3 semester hours) Topics vary from
semester to semester. (May be repeated for credit to a
maximum of 9 hours.)
(3-0) R

**PHYS 6383 (EEMF 6383) Plasma Science** (3 semester hours): Theoretically
oriented study of plasmas. Topics to include: fundamental properties of
plasmas, fundamental equations (kinetic and fluid theory, electromagnetic
waves, plasma waves, plasma sheaths) plasma chemistry and plasma diagnostics.
Prerequisite: PHYS 5320 or equivalent. (3-0) T

**PHYS
6388 Ionospheric Electrodynamics** (3 semester hours) Generation of
electric fields in the earth´s ionosphere. The role of internal dynamos and
external generators from the interaction of the earth with the solar wind. Satellite and ground-based
observations of ionospheric phenomena such as ExB
drift, the polar wind and plasma instabilities. Prerequisites: PHYS 5320, PHYS
6383 (3-0) R

**PHYS 6V59 Special Topics ****In**** Atomic Physics** (1-3 semester hours) Topics vary
from semester to semester. (May be repeated for credit to a
maximum of 9 hours.)
([1-3]-0) R

**PHYS 6389 Special Topics ****In**** Space Physics** (3 semester hours) Topics will vary
from semester to semester. (May be repeated for credit to a
maximum of 9 hours.)
(3-0) S

**PHYS 6399 Special Topics ****In**** Relativity** (3 semester hours) Topics vary from
semester to semester. (May be repeated for credit to a
maximum of 9 hours.)
(3-0) R

**PHYS 7V10 Internal Research** (3-6 Semester Hours) On campus research for Masters in
Applied Physics. May be repeated for credit. ([3-6]-0) S

**PHYS
7V20 Industrial Research** (3-6 Semester Hours) Industrial research for Masters in
Applied Physics. May
be repeated for credit.
([3-6]-0) S

**PHYS 8V10 Research ****In**** High Energy Physics And**** Elementary Particles** (3-9 semester hours) (P/F grading)
(May be repeated for credit.) ([3-9]-0) S

**PHYS 8V20 Research in Astrophysics and Cosmology **(3-9 semester hours)
(P/F grading) (May be repeated for credit) ([3-9]-0) S

**PHYS 8V30 Research ****In**** Quantum Electronics** (3-9 semester hours) (P/F grading)
(May be repeated for credit.) ([3-9]-0) S

**PHYS 8V40 Research in Applied Physics** (3-9 semester hours) (P/F grading)
(May be repeated for credit.) ([3-9]-0) S

**PHYS 8V49 Advanced Research ****In**** Physics** (1-3 semester hours) (P/F grading)
(May be repeated for credit.) ([1-3]-0) S

**PHYS 8V50 Research ****In**** Atomic And**** Molecular Physics** (3-9 semester hours) (P/F grading)
(May be repeated for credit.) ([3-9]-0) S

**PHYS 8V60 Research ****In**** Optics** (3-9 semester hours) (P/F grading)
(May be repeated for credit.) ([3-9]-0) S

**PHYS 8V70 Research ****In**** Materials Physics** (3-9 semester hours) (P/F grading)
(May be repeated for credit.) ([3-9]-0) S

**PHYS 8V80 Research ****In**** Atmospheric And**** Space Physics** (3-9 semester hours) (P/F grading)
(May be repeated for credit.) ([3-9]-0) S

**PHYS 8V90 Research ****In**** Relativity** (3-9 semester hours) (P/F grading)
(May be repeated for credit.) ([3-9]-0) S

**PHYS 8398 Thesis** (3 semester hours) (May be repeated for credit.) (3-0)
R

**PHYS 8399 Dissertation** (3 semester hours) (May be repeated for credit.)
(3-0) S

**PHYS 8V99 Dissertation** (1-9 semester hours) May be repeated for credit.
([1-9]-0) S

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