Course Descriptions 100N. Concepts in Physics. 4 semester hours. Introduction to the principles of physics. Topics are selected from areas of classical and contemporary physics and technology such as Newtonian mechanics, digital and analog technology, astronomy, cosmology, modern physics and relativity.
Prequisite: Appropriate level on the Math Placement Exam. Every year.
Are there more than three spatial dimensions to the universe?
What is time?
What will be the ultimate fate of the universe?
Why can't I unmix the cream from my coffee?
What happens if two atomic nuclei collide at nearly the speed of light?