### Boğaziçi University, PHS 311 Fall 2015 Homepage

**Instuctor:** Tonguç Rador, Office: KB 410A e-mail:
tonguc.rador@boun.edu.tr

**Teaching Assistants:** Gökhan Yalnız, e-mail: gokhan.yalniz@boun.edu.tr and Ceyda Şimşek, e-mail: ceydasimsekboun@gmail.com

**Schedule:** MMWW 5656 KB316.

**Course material:** For special relativity, your lecture notes. For quantum physics, Eisberg and Resnick; quantum physics
of atoms, etc. The course starts with special relativity.

**Problem sessions:**WW 17:00-19:00, place TBA.

Attendance will be rewarded.

This page will be updated continually during the course of the semester. Please reload this site regularly.

** GRADING**

** Midterm exam 1:**(20/100) Wed Nov 25'th during lecture hours. Questions and answers can be
found here

** Midterm exam 2:** (20/100) Fri Dec 18'th 15-17 at KB316. Questions and answers
can be
found here

** Homeworks and quizzes:** (20/100)

** Final exam:** (40/100) You must collect 10/40 from the first two midterms to enter the final exam.
The final exam is scheduled to be on Tue Dec 29'th 2015 between 16-19 at KB316. Questions and
answers
can be
found here

** Finalized Grades:** You can find the finalized grades here

**Homework assignments and quizzes**: Assignments will be announced on this page and you will be
notified via e-mail.

Homework assignment No:1 is due Wed Oct 14'th. The pdf file is here.

Homework assignment No:2 is due Wed Oct 21'st. The pdf file is here. The template Minkowski
diagram you need is here

Homework assignment No:3 is due Wed Oct 28'th to be returned Wed Nov 4'th. The pdf file is here.

Homework assignment No:4 is due Wed Nov 4'th. The pdf file is here.

Homework assignment No:5 is due Wed Nov 11'th. The pdf file is here.

Homework assignment No:6 is due Wed Nov 18'th. The pdf file is here.

Homework assignment No:7 is due Wed Nov 25'th. The pdf file is here.

Homework assignment No:8 is due Wed Dec 2'nd. The pdf file is here.

Homework assignment No:9 is due Wed Dec 9'th. The pdf file is here.

Homework assignment No:10 is due Wed Dec 18'th. The pdf file is here.

Homework assignment No:11 is due Tue Dec 29'th just before the final exam. The pdf file is here.

First supplemental material can be found here.

Second supplemental material can be found here.

Third supplemental material can be found here.