Physics 112 (Lec 002) - Fall 2016

__LECTURES:__

MWF, 1-2pm 2 LeConte

__TEXT BOOK:__

Text Book: "Thermal
Physics", Kittel, 2nd Edition

__DISCUSSION SECTIONS:__

M 6-7pm 385
LeConte

W 11-12 3105
Etcheverry

__OFFICE HOURS AND CONTACT
INFORMATION:__

Hours |
Locations |

W 2-3 (Qiu) |
365 Birge Hall |

Thu 11-12 and F 2-3 (Pratik) |
419 Birge Hall |

Professor: Zi Q. Qiu qiu@berkeley.edu

TA: Pratik Sachdeva pratik.sachdeva23@gmail.com

Reader: Alex Frenkel afrenkel@berkeley.edu

__REQUIREMENT:__

- Students should attend the discussion section every week.
- Homeworks
are due 5:00pm sharp.
.__No late homework will be accepted__ - There will be one midterm during the regular lecture hour (Oct. 14), and a final exam at the end of the semester which will cover the materials of the entire course. Both the midterm and the final exam are close-book and close-note exams, but students are allowed to bring two sheets of formula (double sides are ok). You should bring your green book to the exam.
- The course grade will be a weighted combination of homework (40%), midterm (20%), and final exam (40%).
- If you have questions on your homework grade, you should talk to the TA or Professor within 2 weeks after the homework is returned. Grade won’t be changed after two weeks.

__ANNOUNCEMENT:__

- Discussions start in the second week.
- Homework 8 will be due 5pm on Monday 11/14.
- Qiu will go to a conference on Wednesday so he has to
cancel his office hour this week.
Pratik will teach the class on Wednesday.
- The
final exam will be on 12/14/16, 19:00-22:00, in Evans 10.
- Please
do the on-line course evaluations.
- Pratik
will offer a review session Friday (12/9) at 2-3 PM in LeConte 324.

__HOMEWORKS: (DUE DATE)__

__ Chapter Homework Due Solution __

Ch.7 hw-8 ~~11/11~~ 11/14 solution

__ Ch.10 __