Boğaziçi University, PHYS 302 Spring 2014 Homepage

Instuctor: Tonguç Rador, Office: KB 410A e-mail:
Teaching Assistant: Tunç Kayıkçıoğlu, e-mail:
Schedule: MM 34 at NH 302 and W 34 at KPARK1
Course material: Kleppner and Kolenkow, An Introduction to Mechanics. Thornton and Marion, Classical Dynamics. Barger and Olsson, Classical Mechanics: A Modern Perspective.

PROBLEM SESSIONS WW 17:00-19:00 at KB316.

Attendance will be rewarded.
This page will be updated continually during the course of the semester. Please reload this site regularly.
Midterm Exam 1: (20/102). Date Wed Apr 2 2014, 17:00-19:00 Place KBZ 01. The midterm question sheet1 and sheet2. Solutions are here. Exam grades are here. The average is 9.3 with a standart deviation of 6 out of 20.

Midterm Exam 2: (20/102). Date Wed May 21 2014, 17:00-19:00. Place NH402. Exam grades are here. You can check your sums if it is at least 10 you can take the final exam. List is now (Th 29 May 2014) final. Question sheet is here. Solutions are here: Sheets 1,2,3.

Midterms make up exam Thu, May 29th 2014 between 12:00-14:00. Meet me in my office 10 minutes before.
Homeworks and Quizzes: (20/102).

Final Exam: (42/102). Date Fri May 30 2014, 16:00-19:00. Place KPARK01.
To be eligible to enter the Final Exam you will need to collect at least 10 from two midterm exams. Final question sheet is here and here are the solutions sheet 1, sheet 2 and sheet 3.

The butunleme will be held at the scheduled hour in KB316, unless otherwise explicitly emailed to the ones eligible to attend it.

HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS and QUIZZES: Assignments will be announced on this page and you will be notified via email. The assignments will be due Wednesdays at the lecture and you will hand them to me. Under no circumstances you will hand your assignments to the teaching assistant nor approach him to that effect. There will be unannounced quizzes during the problem sessions at the discretion of the teaching assistant.

HWA1 The pdf file is here . Due Feb 26th at the lecture hour.
HWA2 The pdf file is here . Due Mar 5th at the lecture hour.
HWA3 The pdf file is here . Due Mar 12th at the lecture hour.
HWA4 The pdf file is here . Due Mar 19th at the lecture hour.
HWA5 The pdf file is here . Due Mar 26th at the lecture hour.
HWA6 The pdf file is here . Due Apr 9th at the lecture hour.
HWA7 The pdf file is here . Due Apr 16th at the lecture hour.
HWA8 The pdf file is here . Due Apr 30th at the lecture hour.
HWA9 The pdf file is here . Due May 30th just before final exam .

A supplemental material is here . Read it until Monday March 17th.