Labs Begin: Jan. 12-17 First week of classes. You must attend the first lab session.
Location: NC 1320 Campus Map
Lab Exams: 4/22 - 4/29 The lab exam will be given during the last lab session.
Text: Dunwoody Coursepack Download from this site, or from your iCollege section. Bring lab instructions for each week to each lab session.
Lab Safety Requirement: Refer to the Lab Safety Policy here. You must sign the Lab Safety Guidelines and take the Safety Quiz by the 2nd lab session. You must also read and abide by the Physics Lab Policies & Procedures. These materials will be posted by your instructor in the iCollege page for your section.
Table 2Schedule, Handouts and other Lab Materials
Lab: Introduction & ProceduresOther materials/information
1 1/12-1/17 Introduction to Circuits Measurements and Uncertainties
2 1/20-1/26 Electrical Measurements Vernier Caliper Electric and Potential Fields
4 2/3-2/9 Ohm's Law DC Circuits
6 2/17-2/23 RC Circuits
7 2/25-3/3 Midterms
8 3/4-3/18 The Current Balance Waterslide
9 3/19-3/25 LRC Circuits
10 3/26-4/01 Geometric Optics
11 4/2-4/8 Image Formation
12 4/9-4/15 Interference and Diffraction - Intro The Grating Spectrometer
14 4/23-4/29 Lab Exams Lab exams are held during the last regular lab session.
Table 3Other Information
Guidelines for Lab Notebook and Lab Report Lab Notebook and Report Formal Report Guide
Example Reports: Measuring "g" Open Lab
Dunwoody Coursepack (older versions of lab handouts)
Preparation: Read introduction to Dunwoody Coursepack