Physics 102: Computational Physics in MATLAB

Professor Jessica Kintner

This is the course web page for Physics 102, Fall 2019

Jessica Kintner's Information:

  • Office: Gal 106-B
  • Office hours: TBA, and by appointment
  • email: jkintner@stmarys-ca.edu

Class Information

  • Syllabus
  • textbook
  • Instructions for turning in log files
  • The textbook for the course will be: Essential MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists, 6ed, by Hahn and Valentine.
  • This course is also about learning MATLAB. You will be required to have access to a working copy of the student version of MATLAB. You can find it here

Recent announcements:

  • Textbook is chosen!

Calendar

Date
Section
Topic
Homework
Due to me (by 1pm)
9/6
Ch 1
Intro and overview
HW01: Turn on diary, work Exercises 1.1, 3, 4 on p 31
9/9
Ch 1.3-2.3.7
workspace, variables, script files
my notes
HW02: Turn on diary, work Exercises 2.1-2.6 on pp36-37 and 2.2-2.6, pp52-53
9/13
Ch 2.3.8- 2.4
HW01, HW02