Physics Lab Information

All Physics Labs start in the Week of September 13 

All Physics Labs begin on the week of September 13.

You may not see your Lab Course in Canvas Until September 7.

Purchase your Lab Manual from UTA Bookstore.

Your lab sessions will be split between In-person Labs and Online Labs, each week.

If your lab is in-person for the first week, you will have online lab for the second week. And vice-versa.

Carefully read through the following schedule.

1441
Week of Week 1441 Experiments
 
9/13/2021 1 In-person (SH 110/114) Uncertainties in Measured Quantiies
9/20/2021 2 Online (MS Teams) Kinematics 2-D
9/27/2021 3 In-person (SH 110/114) The 2nd Law of Motion
10/4/2021 4 Online (MS Teams) Circular Motion
10/11/2021 5 In-person (SH 110/114) Composition/resolution
10/18/2021 6 Online (MS Teams) Work and Energy
10/25/2021 7 In-person (SH 110/114) Projectile Motion
11/1/2021 8 Online (MS Teams) Simple Harmonic Motion
11/8/2021 9 In-person Exam
Note: For In-Person labs, use the physical Lab Manual from Bookstore
For Online labs, Your TA will provide a soft copy
1441 --> Split the class into SH-110 and 114
Allow only 3 Students per Table
8 Labs @ 10% each = 80%
Final Exam = 20%

 

1443
Week of Week 1443 Experiments
9/13/2021 1 Online (MS Teams) Kinematics 2 D
9/20/2021 2 In-person (SH 110/114) The 2nd Law of Motion
9/27/2021 3 Online (MS Teams) Circular Motion
10/4/2021 4 In-person (SH 110/114) Composition/resolution
10/11/2021 5 Online (MS Teams) Work and Energy
10/18/2021 6 In-person (SH 110/114) Projectile motion
10/25/2021 7 Online (MS Teams) Simple Harmonic Motion
11/1/2021 8 In-person (SH 110/114) Rotational Equilibrium
11/8/2021 9 Week Off Week Off
11/15/2021 10 In-person Exam
Note: For In-Person labs, use the physical Lab Manual from Bookstore
For Online labs, Your TA will provide a soft copy
1443 --> Split the class into SH-110 and 114
Allow only 3 Students per Table
8 Labs @ 10% each = 80%
Final Exam = 20%

 

1442
Week of Week 1442 Experiments
9/13/2021 1 In-person (SH 117/119) Intro to Test Equipment
9/20/2021 2 Online (MS Teams) Electric Charge & Field
9/27/2021 3 In-person (SH 117/119) Capacitance
10/4/2021 4 Online (MS Teams) Ohm's Law & Kirchoff's Law
10/11/2021 5 In-person (SH 117/119) The Potentiometer
10/18/2021 6 Online (MS Teams) A.C. Circuits
10/25/2021 7 In-person (SH 117/119) Reflection and Refraction
11/1/2021 8 Online (MS Teams) Waves Diffraction/Interference
11/8/2021 9 In-person Exam
Note: For In-Person labs, use the physical Lab Manual from Bookstore
For Online labs, Your TA will provide a soft copy
1442 --> Split the class into SH-117 and 119
Allow only 3 Students per Table
8 Labs @ 10% each = 80%
Final Exam = 20%

 

1444
Week of Week 1444 Experiments
9/13/2021 1 Online (MS Teams) Electric Charge/Field
9/20/2021 2 In-person (SH 117/119) Capacitance
9/27/2021 3 Online (MS Teams) Ohm's Law & Kirchoff's Law
10/4/2021 4 In-person (SH 117/119) The Potentiometer
10/11/2021 5 Online (MS Teams) A.C. Circuits
10/18/2021 6 In-person (SH 117/119) Reflection Refraction
10/25/2021 7 Online (MS Teams) EM Induction
11/1/2021 8 In-person (SH 117/119) Diffraction/Interference of Light
11/8/2021 9 Week Off Week Off
11/15/2021 10 In-person Exam
Note: For In-Person labs, use the physical Lab Manual from Bookstore
For Online labs, Your TA will provide a soft copy
1444 --> Split the class into SH-117 and 119
Allow only 3 Students per Table
8 Labs @ 10% each = 80%
Final Exam = 20%

Lab Information

There will be 8 labs and a final exam for all 144x labs. Labs are worth 80%, and exam is worth 20 percent of the final grade. 
Grade Policy --
Lab grading is based upon:
• Shown Calculations.
• Analysis of every experiments.
• Completed Graphs.
• Answer provided to given Problems.
• Data accuracy.

For more information, please contact your respective Teaching Assistant (see contact info in Canvas Syllabus or MyMav)

Dr. Suman Satyal
PhD, Astrophysics
Physics Lab Supervisor
The Department of Physics
Office: Science Hall, RM 120

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