Past courses by semester


Spring 2024

Physics 103: Physics Revolutions (Nieberding)
Physics 108: Algebra Physics II (Nieberding)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II, 9 a.m. (Leary)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II, 11:00 a.m. (DeGroot)
Physics 202: Math Methods for Scientists (Nieberding)
Physics 230: Computational Physics (DeGroot)
Physics 325: Condensed Matter Physics (Lehman)
Physics 350: Quantum Mechanics (Leary)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study (Lehman)
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2023

FYSM 101: Future Tech? Sci-Fi Vs Reality (DeGroot)
Physics 107: Algebra Physics I (Nieberding)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I, 9 a.m. (Manz)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I, 11 a.m. (Manz)
Physics 201: Modern Physics (Lehman)
Physics 220: Electronics (Lehman)
Physics 301: Mechanics (Nieberding)
Physics 330: Modern Optics (DeGroot)
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2023

Physics 104: Astronomy of the Solar System (DeGroot)
Physics 106: Environmental Physics (Manz)
Physics 108: Algebra Physics II (Nieberding)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II, 9 a.m. (Lehman)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II, 11:00 a.m. (DeGroot)
Physics 202: Math Methods for Scientists (Nieberding)
Physics 302: Thermal Physics (Leary)
Physics 310: General Relativity (Leary)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study (Lehman)
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2022

FYSM 101: Patterns Around You (Manz)
Physics 105: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies (DeGroot)
Physics 107: Algebra Physics I (Nieberding)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I, 9 a.m. (Manz)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I, 11 a.m. (Leary)
Physics 201: Modern Physics, 9 a.m. (Lehman)
Physics 201: Modern Physics, 11 a.m. (Lehman)
Physics 230: Computational Physics (DeGroot)
Physics 301: Mechanics (Nieberding)
Physics 304: Electricity & Magnetism (Leary)
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2022

Physics 108: Algebra Physics II (DeGroot)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II, 9 a.m. (Bjorkquist)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II, 11 a.m. (Leary)
Physics 202: Math Methods for Scientists (Bjorkquist)
Physics 320: Astrophysics (DeGroot)
Physics 350: Quantum Mechanics (Leary)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study (Manz)
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2021

FYSM 101: (DeGroot)
Physics 107: Algebra Physics I (DeGroot)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I, 9 a.m. (Manz)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I, 11 a.m. (Leary)
Physics 201: Modern Physics (Leary)
Physics 220: Electronics for Scientists (Bjorkquist)
Physics 301: Mechanics (Manz)
Physics 305: Particle Physics (Bjorkquist)
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2021

Physics 108: Algebra Physics II (Leary)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II, 9:15 a.m. (Manz)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II, 11:45 a.m. (Lehman)
Physics 199: Environmental Physics  (Manz)
Physics 202: Math Methods for Scientists (Lindner)
Physics 302: Thermal Physics (Leary)
Physics 315: Nonlinear Dynamics (Lindner)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study (Lehman)
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2020

Physics 105: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies (DeGroot)
Physics 107: Algebra Physics I (DeGroot)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I, 9:15 a.m. (Manz)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I, 11:45 a.m. (Lehman)
Physics 201: Modern Physics (Lindner)
Physics 230: Computational Physics (Lindner)
Physics 301: Mechanics (Manz)
Physics 304: Electricity & Magnetism (Leary)
Physics 325: Condensed Matter Physics (Lehman)
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2020

Physics 103: Physics Revolutions  (DeGroot)
Physics 108: Algebra Physics II (Zabel)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II (9 AM)  (DeGroot)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II (11 AM)  (DeGroot)
Physics 202: Math Methods for Scientists (Leary)
Physics 220: Electronics (Lehman)
Physics 305: Particle Physics (Zabel)
Physics 350: Quantum Mechanics (Leary)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study (Lehman)
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2019

FYSM 101-21: Patterns Around You (Manz)
Physics 104: Astronomy of the Solar System (Wentzel-Long)
Physics 107: Algebra Physics I (Zabel)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I (9 AM) (DeGroot)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I (11 AM) (Manz)
Physics 201: Modern Physics (Lehman)
Physics 301: Mechanics (Zabel)
Physics 330: Modern Optics (DeGroot)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study (Lehman)
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2019

Physics 108: Algebra Physics II (Manz)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II (9 AM) (DeGroot)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II (11 AM) (DeGroot)
Physics 199: Environmental Physics (Manz)
Physics 202: Math Methods for Scientists (Lindner)
Physics 302: Thermal Physics (Leary)
Physics 230: Computational Physics (Lindner)
Physics 310: General Relativity (Leary)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study (Lehman)
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2018

FYSM 101-23: Bridging Theology & Science (Lindner)
Physics 105: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies (DeGroot)
Physics 107: Algebra Physics I (Manz)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I (9 AM) (DeGroot)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I (11 AM) (Lehman)
Physics 201: Modern Physics (Lehman)
Physics 301: Mechanics (Manz)
Physics 304: Electricity & Magnetism (Lindner)
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2018

Physics 103: Physics Revolutions (DeGroot)
Physics 105: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies (Lindner)
Physics 108: Algebra Physics II (Manz)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II (9 AM) (Leary)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II (11 AM) (Leary)
Physics 202: Math Methods for Scientists (Lindner)
Physics 302: Thermal Physics (Manz)
Physics 330: Astrophysics (DeGroot)
Physics 350: Quantum Mechanics (Leary)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study (Lehman)
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2017

FYSM 101-14: Patterns Around You (Manz)
Physics 104: Astronomy of the Solar System (Lindner)
Physics 107: Algebra Physics I (Manz)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I (9 AM) (DeGroot)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I (11 AM) (Leary)
Physics 201: Modern Physics (Lindner)
Physics 220: Electronics (Lehman)
Physics 301: Mechanics (DeGroot)
Physics 304: Electricity & Magnetism (Leary)
Physics 325: Condensed Matter Physics (Lehman)
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2017

Physics 103: Physics Revolutions (Oliver)
Physics 108: Algebra Physics II (Manz)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II (Oliver)
Physics 202: Math Methods for Scientists (Lindner)
Physics 230: Computational Physics (Lindner)
Physics 302: Thermal Physics (Manz)
Physics 305: Particle Physics (Leary)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study (Leary)
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2016

FYSM 101-32: Belief in God in an Age of Science (Lindner)
Physics 107: Algebra Physics I (Manz)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I (9 AM) (Oliver)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I (11 AM) (Leary)
Physics 201: Modern Physics (Oliver)
Physics 301: Mechanics (Manz)
Physics 304: Electricity & Magnetism (Leary)
Physics 310: General Relativity (Lindner)
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2016

Physics 103: Physics Revolutions (Manz)
Physics 105: Astronomy of the Stars & Galaxies (Lindner)
Physics 108: Algebra Physics II (Manz)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II (Leary)
Physics 202: Math Methods for Scientists (Rousseau)
Physics 230: Computational Physics (Lindner)
Physics 302: Thermal Physics (Leary)
Physics 330: Modern Optics (Rousseau)
Physics 350: Quantum Mechanics (Leary)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study (Lehman)
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2015

FYSM 101-18: Belief in God in an Age of Science (Lindner)
Physics 107: Algebra Physics I (Manz)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I (9 AM) (Rousseau)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I (11 AM) (Leary)
Physics 201: Modern Physics (Lehman)
Physics 220: Electronics (Rousseau)
Physics 301: Mechanics (Manz)
Physics 304: Electricity & Magnetism (Leary)
Physics 315: Nonlinear Dynamics (Lindner)
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2015

Physics 104: Astronomy of the Solar System (Lewis)
Physics 108: Algebra Physics II (Fritsch)
Physics 112: Calculus Physics II (Lehman)
Physics 202: Math Methods for Scientists (Lewis)
Physics 230: Computational Physics (Mann)
Physics 302: Thermal Physics (Mann)
Physics 399: Nuclear Physics (Fritsch)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study (Lehman)
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2014

Physics 107: Algebra Physics I (Lewis)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I (9 AM) Mann)
Physics 111: Calculus Physics I (11 AM) (Leary)
Physics 199: Physics of Sustainable Energy (Lewis)
Physics 201: Modern Physics (Fritsch)
Physics 220: Electronics (Fritsch)
Physics 301: Mechanics (Mann)
Physics 304: Electricity & Magnetism (Leary)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study (Lehman)
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2014

Physics 102: General Physics (Lindner)
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics (Leary)
Physics 208: Math Methods for Scientists (Leary)
Physics 350: Quantum Mechanics (Lindner)
Physics 377: Condensed Matter Physics (Lehman)
Physics 400: Tutorial (Thermal Physics) (Lindner)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study (Lehman)
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2013

IDPT 101: Cogs in the Machine (Leary)
Physics 101: General Physics (Vanfossen)
Physics 121: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies (Lewis)
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics (2 sections) (Lindner)
Physics 205: Modern Physics (9 am section)(Leary)
Physics 205: Modern Physics (10 am section) (Lehman)
Physics 220: Electronics (Garg)
Physics 301: Mechanics (Garg)
Physics 320: Astrophysics (Lewis)
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2013

Physics 102: General Physics (Lewis)
Physics 121: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies (Lindner)
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics (Lehman)
Physics 208: Math Methods for Scientists (Leary)
Physics 230: Computational Physics (Lindner)
Physics 304: Electricity & Magnetism (Lewis)
Physics 305: Particle Physics (Leary)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study (Lehman)
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2012

IDPT 101: Powering our Future (Lewis)
Physics 101: General Physics (Lewis)
Physics 110: Physics Revolutions (Lehman)
Physics 122: Astronomy of the Solar System (Lindner)
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics (Leary)
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics (Garg)
Physics 205: Modern Physics (Lehman)
Physics 301: Mechanics (Garg)
Physics 302: Thermal Physics (Leary)
Physics 302: Thermal Physics (Lewis)
Physics 377: General Relativity (Lindner)
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis 

Spring 2012

Physics 102: General Physics (Lewis)
Physics 110: Physics Revolutions (Moore)
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics (Leary)
Physics 208: Math Methods for Scientists (Lewis)
Physics 303: Modern Optics (Moore)
Physics 350: Quantum Mechanics (Leary)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study (Lindner)
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2011

IDPT 101-23: Science, Theism, & the Nature of Reality (Lindner)
Physics 101: General Physics (Lewis)
Physics 110: Physics Revolutions (Moore)
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics (Leary)
Physics 205: Modern Physics (Leary)
Physics 220: Electronics for Scientists (Jacobs)
Physics 301: Mechanics (Moore)
Physics 377: Nonlinear Dynamics (Lindner)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study 
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis 

Spring 2011

Physics 102: General Physics (Jacobs)
Physics 121: Astronomy of Stars and Galaxies (Lewis)
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics (Lindner)
Physics 208: Math Methods for Scientists (Lewis)
Physics 230: Computational Physics (Lindner)
Physics 302: Thermal Physics (Jacobs)
Physics 377: Condensed Matter (Lehman)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study 
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis 

Fall 2010

Physics 101: General Physics (Jacobs)
Physics 121: Astronomy of Stars and Galaxies (Lindner)
Physics 122: Astronomy of the Solar System (Lewis)
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics (Lehman)
Physics 205: Modern Physics (Jacobs)
Physics 301: Mechanics (Lehman)
Physics 304: Electricity and Magnetism (Lindner)
Physics 320: Astrophysics (Lewis)
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis 

Spring 2010

Physics 102: General Physics 
Physics 110: Physics Revolutions 
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics 
Physics 208: Math Methods 
Physics 350: Quantum Mechanics 
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study 
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis 

Fall 2009

Physics 101: General Physics 
Physics 122: Astronomy of the Solar System 
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics 
Physics 205: Modern Physics 
Physics 220: Electronics 
Physics 301: Mechanics 
Physics 305: Particle Physics 
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis 

Spring 2009

Physics 102: General Physics 
Physics 121: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies 
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics 
Physics 208: Math Methods 
Physics 302: Thermal Physics 
Physics 303: Modern Optics 
Physics 400: Tutorial 
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study 
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis 

Fall 2008

IDPT 101-13: Patterns in Nature: Chaos, Complexity, and Networks 
Physics 101: General Physics 
Physics 121: Astronomy of the Solar System 
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics 
Physics 205: Modern Physics 
Physics 220: Electronics 
Physics 301: Mechanics 
Physics 304: Electricity & Magnetism 
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis 

Spring 2008

Physics 102: General Physics
Physics 121: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies
Physics 122: Astronomy of the Solar System
Physics 199: Physics of Biomaterials
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics 
Physics 208: Math Methods
Physics 350: Quantum Mechanics
Physics 377: Computational Physics
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2007

IDPT 101-18: Belief in God in an Age of Science
IDPT 101-35: Dr. Frankenstein, Dr. Strangelove, Mr. Spock and Doc Ock: Science and Technology, Good and Evil
IDPT 101-36: So, You Want to Save the World, Now What?
Physics 101: General Physics
Physics 121: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics
Physics 205: Modern Physics
Physics 301: Mechanics
Physics 305: Particle Physics
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2007

Physics 102: General Physics
Physics 110: Physics Revolutions
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics
Physics 208: Math Methods
Physics 302: Thermal Physics
Physics 377-01: Condensed Matter
Physics 377-02: General Relativity
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2006

Physics 101: General Physics
Physics 122: Astronomy of the Solar System
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics
Physics 205: Modern Physics
Physics 220: Electronics
Physics 301: Mechanics
Physics 304: Electricity & Magnetism
Physics 377: Nonlinear Dynamics
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2006

Physics 102: General Physics
Physics 121: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics
Physics 208: Math Methods
Physics 320: Astrophysics
Physics 350: Quantum Mechanics
Physics 400: Tutorial (Mechanics)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2005

IDPT 101: Science & Technology: Power for Good…or Evil?
Physics 101: General Physics
Physics 122: Astronomy of the Solar System
Physics 203-01: Foundations of Physics
Physics 203-02: Foundations of Physics
Physics 205: Modern Physics
Physics 220: Electronics
Physics 301: Mechanics
Physics 377: Computational Physics
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2005

Physics 102: General Physics
Physics 110: Physics Revolutions
Physics 122: Astronomy of the Solar System
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics
Physics 208: Math Methods
Physics 302: Thermal Physics
Physics 303: Modern Optics
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2004

IDPT 101: Patterns in Nature: Chaos, Complexity & Networks
Physics 101: General Physics
Physics 121: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies
Physics 122: Astronomy of the Solar System
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics
Physics 205: Modern Physics
Physics 220: Electronics
Physics 304: Electricity & Magnetism
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2004

Physics 102: General Physics
Physics 121: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies
Physics 122: Astronomy of the Solar System
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics
Physics 208: Math Methods
Physics 220: Electronics
Physics 305: Particle Physics
Physics 350: Quantum Mechanics
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2003

Physics 101: General Physics
Physics 121: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics
Physics 205: Modern Physics
Physics 301: Mechanics
Physics 377: Nonlinear Dynamics
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2003

Physics 102: General Physics
Physics 110: Physics Revolutions
Physics 121: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics
Physics 208: Math Methods
Physics 302: Thermal Physics
Physics 377: Quantum Field Theory
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2002

IDPT 101: Predictability in an Unpredictable World
Physics 101: General Physics
Physics 121: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies
Physics 122: Astronomy of the Solar System
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics
Physics 205: Modern Physics
Physics 301: Mechanics
Physics 304: Electricity & Magnetism
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2002

Physics 102: General Physics
Physics 121-01: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies
Physics 121-02: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies
Physics 122: Astronomy of the Solar System
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics
Physics 208: Math Methods for Physical Sciences
Physics 320: Astrophysics (General Relativity)
Physics 350: Quantum Mechanics
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2001

IDPT 101: The Conscious Universe
Physics 101: General Physics
Physics 121: Astronomy of Stars & Galaxies
Physics 122: Astronomy of the Solar System
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics
Physics 205: Modern Physics
Physics 220: Electronics for Scientists
Physics 301: Mechanics
Physics 305: Particle Physics
Physics 400: Tutorial (Thermal Physics)
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2001

Physics 102: General Physics
Physics 111: Cultural Physical Science
Physics 120: Astronomy
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics
Physics 302: Thermal Physics
Physics 377: Selected Topics (Nonlinear Dynamics)
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 2000

IDPT 101: First Contact
Physics 101: General Physics
Physics 120: Astronomy
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics
Physics 205: Modern Physics
Physics 208: Math Methods
Physics 303: Modern Optics
Physics 304: Electricity & Magnetism
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 2000

Physics 102: General Physics
Physics 111: Cultural Physical Science
Physics 120-01: Astronomy
Physics 120-02: Astronomy
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics
Physics 320: Astrophysics
Physics 330: Electronics II
Physics 350: Quantum Mechanics
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 1999

IDPT 101: First Year Seminar
Physics 101: General Physics
Physics 120: Astronomy
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics
Physics 205: Modern Physics
Physics 208: Math Methods
Physics 220: Electronics
Physics 301: Mechanics
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Spring 1999

Physics 102: General Physics
Physics 111: Cultural Physical Science
Physics 120: Astronomy
Physics 204: Foundations of Physics
Physics 220: Electronics
Physics 302: Thermal
Physics 305: Particle Physics
Physics 400: Tutorial
Physics 401: Junior Independent Study
Physics 452: Senior Independent Study Thesis

Fall 1998

IDPT 101: First Year Seminar
Physics 101: General Physics
Physics 203: Foundations of Physics
Physics 205: Modern Physics
Physics 208: Math Methods
Physics 304: Electricity & Magnetism
Physics 451: Senior Independent Study Thesis