17-365 Intermediate Physics Laboratory

This lab course emphasizes experimental techniques and data analysis through various experiments from a range of Physics topics. Statistical methods and scientific writing are taught in the lecture portion of this class.  Students will write formal lab reports, reviews of outside lectures and/or scientific literature and other papers on topics such as classic experiments, laboratory techniques, and laboratory apparatus. This course has lecture and lab components and meets for 5 hours each week. This course partially fulfills the advanced writing requirement for the Physics Major. Laboratory fee applies.




17-216, 17-218, 17-219.