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### CS 201.02 Data Structures 6 credits

Closed: Size: 34, Registered: 34, Waitlist: 0

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3:10pm4:20pm | 3:10pm4:20pm | 3:30pm4:30pm |

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Think back to your favorite assignment from Introduction to Computer Science. Did you ever get the feeling that "there has to be a better/smarter way to do this problem"? The Data Structures course is all about how to store information intelligently and access it efficiently. How can Google take your query, compare it to billions of web pages, and return the answer in less than one second? How can one store information so as to balance the competing needs for fast data retrieval and fast data modification? To help us answer questions like these, we will analyze and implement stacks, queues, trees, linked lists, graphs, and hash tables. Students who have received credit for a course for which Computer Science 201 is a prerequisite are not eligible to enroll in Computer Science 201.

*Prerequisite:* Computer Science 111 or instructor permission

### PHYS 144.54 Astrophysical Systems: Mechanics and Relativity and Lab 6 credits

Open: Size: 24, Registered: 23, Waitlist: 0

Anderson Hall 036 / Anderson Hall 021

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12:30pm1:40pm | 12:30pm1:40pm | 1:00pm5:00pm | 1:10pm2:10pm |

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Barry N Costanzi, Ryan C Terrien

This course begins by considering basic principles of physics in the realm of planetary systems, black holes and dark matter in the universe. Conservation of energy and momentum will be used to explore large-scale phenomena in the cosmos. The course moves beyond the Newtonian framework to address topics including special relativity and also selected applications to atomic, nuclear, and particle physics. Comfort with algebra and the integration and differentiation of elementary functions is assumed. Weekly laboratory work.

*Prerequisite:* Previous completion or concurrent registration in Mathematics 120 or 121. Not open to students who have completed Physics 131, 143, 145 or 151 at Carleton.

Held for First year students. Appropriate for students with prior calculus-based physics course such as an AP or IB course.

**Waitlist for Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors:** PHYS 144.WL4 (Synonym 61880)

### PHYS 144.57 Astrophysical Systems: Mechanics and Relativity and Lab 6 credits

Open: Size: 24, Registered: 15, Waitlist: 0

Anderson Hall 036 / Anderson Hall 021

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12:30pm1:40pm | 8:00am12:00pm | 12:30pm1:40pm | 1:10pm2:10pm |

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This course begins by considering basic principles of physics in the realm of planetary systems, black holes and dark matter in the universe. Conservation of energy and momentum will be used to explore large-scale phenomena in the cosmos. The course moves beyond the Newtonian framework to address topics including special relativity and also selected applications to atomic, nuclear, and particle physics. Comfort with algebra and the integration and differentiation of elementary functions is assumed. Weekly laboratory work.

*Prerequisite:* Previous completion or concurrent registration in Mathematics 120 or 121. Not open to students who have completed Physics 131, 143, 145 or 151 at Carleton.

Held for First year students. Appropriate for students with prior calculus-based physics course such as an AP or IB course.

**Waitlist for Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors:** PHYS 144.WL7 (Synonym 61881)

### PHYS 165.54 Introduction to Electricity, Magnetism, and Optics and Lab 6 credits

Open: Size: 24, Registered: 15, Waitlist: 0

Anderson Hall 036 / Anderson Hall 027

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9:50am11:00am | 9:50am11:00am | 1:00pm5:00pm | 9:40am10:40am |

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Melissa Eblen-Zayas, Jay D Tasson

A study of the principles of electricity, magnetism, and optics with an emphasis on real-world applications including electronics, laser physics, astronomy, and medicine. Topics include electric and magnetic fields, electric potentials, DC and AC circuits, geometric and wave optics, and relevant properties of matter. Designed for science majors who want additional background in physics. Comfort with algebra and the integration and differentiation of elementary functions is assumed. One laboratory per week.

*Prerequisite:* Physics 131, 143, 144, or 145. Mathematics 120 or 121 suggested

### PHYS 165.57 Introduction to Electricity, Magnetism, and Optics and Lab 6 credits

Open: Size: 24, Registered: 10, Waitlist: 0

Anderson Hall 036 / Anderson Hall 027

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9:50am11:00am | 8:00am12:00pm | 9:50am11:00am | 9:40am10:40am |

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A study of the principles of electricity, magnetism, and optics with an emphasis on real-world applications including electronics, laser physics, astronomy, and medicine. Topics include electric and magnetic fields, electric potentials, DC and AC circuits, geometric and wave optics, and relevant properties of matter. Designed for science majors who want additional background in physics. Comfort with algebra and the integration and differentiation of elementary functions is assumed. One laboratory per week.

*Prerequisite:* Physics 131, 143, 144, or 145. Mathematics 120 or 121 suggested

### PHYS 231.00 Analytical and Computational Mechanics 6 credits

Open: Size: 32, Registered: 26, Waitlist: 0

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11:10am12:20pm | 11:10am12:20pm | 12:00pm1:00pm |

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An analytical and computational treatment of classical mechanics using Lagrangian and Hamiltonian formalisms. A variety of systems, including some whose equations of motion cannot be solved analytically, will be explored. Possible examples include harmonic oscillators, central-force problems, chaotic dynamics, astrophysical systems, and medieval siege engines.

*Prerequisite:* Physics 131, 143 or 144 and Mathematics 210 or 211 or instructor permission

Formerly PHYS 229/230

### PHYS 335.00 Quantum Mechanics 6 credits

Open: Size: 25, Registered: 21, Waitlist: 0

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1:50pm3:00pm | 1:50pm3:00pm | 2:20pm3:20pm |

An examination of the structure of non-relativistic quantum mechanics and how this theory differs from those of classical physics. Topics include the mathematics of Hilbert space, the postulates of quantum mechanics, the motion of a particle in one dimension (including the free particle and the simple harmonic oscillator), the Heisenberg uncertainty principle, and spin. Multidimensional applications will include the harmonic oscillator, the hydrogen atom. Approximation techniques and applications will be presented.

*Prerequisite:* Physics 226 or 228, and Physics 231 and Mathematics 232. Familiarity with matrix algebra is assumed

### PSYC 258.00 Social Cognition 6 credits

Closed: Size: 25, Registered: 28, Waitlist: 0

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10:10am11:55am | 10:10am11:55am |

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*Prerequisite:* Psychology 110 or permission of the instructor.

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