Department of Physics
University of Florida

PHY 3101 Introduction to Modern Physics

(Fall 2010: Section 3907, 3 credits)


Instructor:  Mark W. Meisel

Office: NPB 2358, Tel: 392-8867

BEST Place to Find Me: NPB B133,
Tel: 392-9147


Office Hours: posted online,
and by appointment.

Syllabus (pdf)

“in vivo” Schedule

“Gradebook” at UF ELS

Textbook Links:

4th edition:

5th edition:

Note about required textbook for Fall 2009:

The only required text is "Modern Physics" (4th Edition) by Tipler and Llewellyn.

Please note that local bookstores may only stock the new 5th Edition.

UF Dept. of Physics H-ITT Site:

TAs/GAs Office Hours and Locations:

Darsa Donelan, Tuesdays 7th period (1:55 to 2:45 pm), NPB 1127
Adam Sandman, Tuesdays 6th period (12:50 to 1:40 pm), NPB B61

Additional News! (01 November 2010)

No Office Hours during the week of 08 November.
Send email to Meisel by 17 November, if you will be use "make-up" session
    (and provide details as to what you will "make-up").
Final Exam will be in NPB 1001, 15 December from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.