Physics307L F08:Schedule/Week 7 agenda
Discussion of Lab #2
Finishing up this week
Rough draft of final report due beginning of Week 12
Possible finance / economics lab???
Obtaining data, data analysis, etc.
Practical example (as a group)
Mean, SEM, and linear fit in Excel and LabVIEW
Using speed of light calibration data from Chad
Notes about increasing precision
Only improves as sqrt(N)
Systematic error remains fixed
Significant figures and how to report results