Physics307L:Help

From OpenWetWare

(Difference between revisions)
Jump to: navigation, search
(Typesetting in TeX)
Current revision (00:11, 18 December 2008) (view source)
 
(14 intermediate revisions not shown.)
Line 2: Line 2:
<div style="padding: 10px; width: 720px; border: 5px solid #008;">
<div style="padding: 10px; width: 720px; border: 5px solid #008;">
-
Please contact [[Koch_Lab:Contact|Dr. Koch]] with questions.
+
Please contact [[Koch_Lab:Contact|Dr. Koch]] with questions.  [[Physics307L F07|Link to content from 2007 course]]
 +
== How to find primary research references ==
 +
* [http://physics.nist.gov/cuu/ NIST CODATA]
 +
* Google Scholar
 +
* http://libproxy.unm.edu
 +
 
 +
==Fitting a line==
 +
See [[/Fitting a line|this page]].
==Grading==
==Grading==
Line 10: Line 17:
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Editing_Math Wikipedia guide to Tex editing in a Wiki] <br>
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Editing_Math Wikipedia guide to Tex editing in a Wiki] <br>
[http://www.math.harvard.edu/texman/ Harvard's page on typesetting math in TeX]<br>
[http://www.math.harvard.edu/texman/ Harvard's page on typesetting math in TeX]<br>
-
Please note that $$ in TeX is replaced by "<math></math>"
+
Please note that the $ in TeX should be omitted in the wiki edit.<br>
 +
==Some sample code==
 +
<math>f(x) = y + z </math> <br>
 +
<math>g(x) = \frac {z^{2 x}}{t + b_{j , i}} </math>
 +
 
 +
 
 +
==Wiki Editing Help==
 +
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Help:Contents/Editing_Wikipedia Editing wikis (wikipedia)] <br>
 +
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Help:Table Guide to editing tables (wikipedia)]
 +
 
 +
==Textbooks==
 +
There is no required textbook for the course, but here are two good ones that would help you in your future career as an experimentalist:
 +
* ISBN 093570275X [http://www.amazon.com/Introduction-Error-Analysis-Uncertainties-Measurements/dp/093570275X/ref=sr_1_5?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1219693233&sr=1-5 John R. Taylor, An Introduction to Error Analysis: The Study of Uncertainties in Physical Measurements]
 +
* ISBN 0079112439 [http://www.amazon.com/Reduction-Error-Analysis-Physical-Sciences/dp/0079112439/ref=sr_11_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1219721955&sr=11-1 Bevington & Robinson, Data Reduction and Analysis for the Physical Sciences] (This is the edition I have...I don't know whether the next edition is much better or not.)
 +
 
 +
==Magnetic properties==
 +
* This PDF from Lakeshore is really helpful for figuring out units in magnetism: [[Media:Units for Magnetic Properties.pdf]]
</div>
</div>
 +
 +
==New Equipment List==
 +
2 New Digital Multimeters (R) <br>
 +
More Banana cords <br>
 +
Flashlights <br>
 +
Meter stick <br>
 +
Stop Watches <br>
 +
Digital Caliper <br>
 +
~50 V Source (Excitation Neon)(R) <br>
 +
matlab, mathematica, or maple (as an alternative to labview) <br>
 +
(R indicates equipment that needs replacement)

Current revision

Physics 307L, Fall 2010

Home        Schedule        People        Interactions        Labs        Assignments        Grading        Safety        Help       


Winter Break Lab Fest       

Please contact Dr. Koch with questions. Link to content from 2007 course

Contents

How to find primary research references

Fitting a line

See this page.

Grading

See Physics307L:Grading.

Typesetting in TeX

Wikipedia guide to Tex editing in a Wiki
Harvard's page on typesetting math in TeX
Please note that the $ in TeX should be omitted in the wiki edit.

Some sample code

f(x) = y + z
g(x) = \frac {z^{2 x}}{t + b_{j , i}}


Wiki Editing Help

Editing wikis (wikipedia)
Guide to editing tables (wikipedia)

Textbooks

There is no required textbook for the course, but here are two good ones that would help you in your future career as an experimentalist:

Magnetic properties

New Equipment List

2 New Digital Multimeters (R)
More Banana cords
Flashlights
Meter stick
Stop Watches
Digital Caliper
~50 V Source (Excitation Neon)(R)
matlab, mathematica, or maple (as an alternative to labview)
(R indicates equipment that needs replacement)

Personal tools