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Department of Physics, Stanford University Autumn 2011 Physics 45 Light and Heat Page 3 of 9 3 VI. TENTATIVE COURSE SCHEDULE DAY DATE CHAPT TOPIC # P46 LAB M Sep 26 -- Introduction 1 W Sep 28 Notes Physical measurements and the role of errors 2 F Sep 30 16.1-16.2 Intro to thermodynamics, micro/macroscopic quantities, thermal equi 3 Measurement Errors M Oct 3 16.3-16.5 Ideal gas, Temperature, Phase diagrams 4 W Oct 5 16.6-16.6 Law of ideal gases, thermodynamic processes 5 F Oct 7 17.1-17.4 Energy, work, heat, First Law 6 Thermodynamic Cycles M Oct 10 17.5-17.7 Specific heats 7 W Oct 12 18.1-18.2 Intro to kinetic theory 8 F Oct 14 18.3-18.4 Equipartition theorem, temperature again, calculating specific heats 9 Calorimetry and latent heats M Oct 17 18.5-18.6 Second Law 10 W Oct 19 -- First Midterm F Oct 21 19.1-19.2 Heat Engines, refrigerators 11 Adiabatic Processes, Drinking Bird Engines OR Kinetic Theory M Oct 24 19.3-19.6 Reversible engines, Carnot cycle 12 W Oct 26 Notes Entropy and summary
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