FALL 2007

(as of 12/14/2007)

Physics 232c is the follow-up course to 231c. It is a non-calculus-based general physics class, recommended for a variety of majors, such as those pursuing a pre-med education. Topics include: electromagnetism, circuits, optics, relativity, quantum physics and an abbreviated coverage of atomic and subatomic physics.


Prof. Pawel Danielewicz, Email:
Office: Cyclotron 223, Phone: (517) 333-6330 (from campus: 5-9672 ext. 330)

Office Hours:  Monday & Wednesday 2:00-3:00 PM in BPS 1248 and by appointment

PHY 232/232C Teaching Assistants

River H. Huang, Email:
Office: BPS 3265, Phone: (517) 355-9200 ext. 2445

David Lincoln, Email:
Office: Cyclotron 209, Phone: (517) 333-6469 (from campus: 5-9672 ext. 469)

Colby Hollek, Email:

BPS 1248 Help Room Hours

Monday 2:00-3:00 PM

Wednesday 2:00-3:00 PM

Thursday 9:00 AM-1:00 PM, 2:00 PM-9:00 PM (first week 1:00-6:00 PM)

Friday 10:00 AM-6:00 PM

Questions and comments pertaining to a specific homework problem can be posted using the "Post Discussion" button located just below the homework problem. While sufficient assistance can be found on some of the less complicated problems using the "Post Discussion" space, a more thorough help may be obtained by visiting teaching assistants at scheduled hours in the Help Room.

The closing time for each homework assignment will be the 6:00 PM on Friday night as shown on the calendar. Late homework will not be accepted:-- the closing time will be strictly enforced. Enter your solutions early to avoid computer/network woes close to the deadline.

Midterm Exams will take place on Tuesdays 7:45 -- 8:35 PM in BPS Building Rm. 1410.

All course material, including homework and physics overviews are posted on the Loncapa web-site.

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