homework and exam

A couple of things about your homework:

units. Your answers must have correct units.

work. No, not F•d… show your work. Each solution should go . . . → Read More: homework and exam

Derivations 3 and 4 for HW3

There have been two “derivations” that were assigned in lecture, #3 and #4. You can find them nicely presented in the Homework area.

Homework for chapters 19 and 20?

All good. You can indeed do the homework assigned with what we’ve covered in class. Monday I’ll consider Entropy from a perspective that’s not in . . . → Read More: Homework for chapters 19 and 20?

Dropbox for Thermo HW2

I just remembered (well, I was reminded – thanks) that by default the dropbox folders are invisible until I throw this great big switch.

I’ve . . . → Read More: Dropbox for Thermo HW2


You’ll notice a new link on the class page: “random videos.” It means…well…random videos. Every once in a while I’ll record something that I don’t . . . → Read More: videos

Thermo homework, week of 18 September

I took out one problem from the schedule. We’re oh so close to having all of the material necessary for this homework set that I’m . . . → Read More: Thermo homework, week of 18 September

okay. we will delay

The homework for chapter 2 will be due on Friday at the beginning of class. We’ll still do the workshop tuesday.

That is all,

The . . . → Read More: okay. we will delay

Our computers were down and now we’re back

I maintain a large computing system for the LHC ATLAS experiment and last night about 7pm we had our second leak in our large cooling . . . → Read More: Our computers were down and now we’re back

PHY215 Tutors

Some of you might be interested in tutors. The department is working on a list for PHY215 and I’m told by Friday this might be . . . → Read More: PHY215 Tutors