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PHYS 51500 - Thermal And Statistical Physics
Credit Hours: 3.00. Equilibrium states, the concept of heat, and the laws of thermodynamics; the existence and properties of the entropy; different thermodynamic potentials and their uses; phase diagrams; introduction to statistical mechanics and its relation to thermodynamics; treatment of ideal gases.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: College of Science
Department: Physics and Astronomy

Course Attributes:
Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      PU Fort Wayne
      Northwest- Westville
      Northwest- Hammond
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Identify and develop solutions to internal and external barriers which prevent attainment of career trajectory. 2. Define and apply professional and transition skills to move from academic to professional environment in order to improve the workforce experience and promotion opportunities. 3. Recognize and engage in engineering stewardship opportunities to build general public knowledge about the field of engineering. 4. Utilize coaching skills developed in class to assist themselves and others in making decisions/taking action.

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