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Cosmology, Fundamentals, Instrumentation, The Sun

Education Foundations

Assessment, Communication, Problem Solving, Research Design & Methodology, Societal Issues, Student Characteristics

Electricity & Magnetism

General, Electrostatics, Electric Fields and Potential, Capacitance, Resistance, DC Circuits, Magnetic Materials, Magnetic Fields and Forces, Inductance, Electromagnetic Induction, AC Circuits, Semiconductors and Tubes, Electromagnetic Radiation

General Physics

Collections, Computational Physics, Curriculum, Equipment, General, Measurement/Units, Philosophy, Physics Education Research, Properties of Matter, Scientific Reasoning

Modern Physics

Atomic Physics, Biophysics, Chaos & Non-linear Dynamics, Condensed Matter, Elementary Particles, General, Medical Physics, Nanoscience, Nuclear Physics, Plasma Physics

Oscillations & Waves

Acoustics, Instruments, Oscillations, Wave Motion

Quantum Physics

General, Foundations and Measurements, Probability, Waves, and Interference, Bound State Systems, Scattering and Unbound Systems, Quantization, Spin and Finite Dimensional Systems, Entanglement and Quantum Information, Quantum Experiments, Relativistic Quantum Mechanics

Thermo & Stat Mech

General, Thermal Properties of Matter, First Law, Probability, Ensembles, Models, Phase Transitions, Kinetic and Diffusive Processes

  Classical Mechanics

General, Motion in One Dimension, Motion in Two Dimensions, Newton's Second Law, Applications of Newton's Laws, Rotational Dynamics

Education Practices

Active Learning, Careers, Curriculum Development, Instructional Material Design, Learning Environment, Pedagogy, Technology, Recruitment

Fluid Mechanics

Dynamics of Fluids

Mathematical Tools

Algebra, Trig and Pre-cal, Vector Algebra, Calculus, Complex Variables, Coordinate Systems, Vector Calculus, Differential Equations, Linear Algebra and Tensors, Series and Functions, Numerical Analysis, Probability, Statistics, Non-linear Equations


Color, Diffraction, General, Geometrical Optics, Interference, Modern Optics, Photometry, Polarization, The Eye

Other Sciences

Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Life Sciences, Mathematics, Meteorology


Special Relativity, General Relativity, Beyond Relativity