Syllabus

Melissinos Exercises (2nd Edition)

Course Goals

  1. Learn how to perform scientific experiments.
  2. Learn how to perform data analysis and presentation.
  3. Learn how to write a scientific report.

Professors
Tucker Jones, 513 Physics Building, tdjones@ucdavis.edu
Xiangdong Zhu, 237 Physics Building, xdzhu@physics.ucdavis.edu

Teaching Assistants
Daniel Polin, 512 Physics Building, dapolin@ucdavis.edu
Michael Flynn, 406 Physics Building, miflynn@ucdavis.edu

Meeting Schedule
Mondays and Wednesdays 3:10 PM - 6 PM, 156 & 154 Roessler

Experiment Guides
Go to the Experiments section.

Grading Policy
Counting Lab Report 10 points;
Labbooks, Electronics Labs, and Pre-Labs 10 points
1st Elective Lab Report 40 points
2nd Elective Lab Report 40 points
Letter grade based on these scores plus:
On-time submission of experiment Plans and draft Outlines


UNETHICAL CONDUCT: Plagiarism results in an F grade in the course.
Helpful links:
https://great.ucdavis.edu/student-life/plagiarism
https://www.ox.ac.uk/students/academic/guidance/skills/plagiarism?wssl=1
https://integrity.mit.edu/handbook/what-plagiarism

 

 

NO LATE REPORTS WILL BE COLLECTED