University of California San Diego, Department of Physics
Fall 2015 Physics 201

Course Information:

Time and Location: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30am to 10:50am, Mayer Hall 2633

Important Dates: Take-home final is due on December 11th.

Final score breakdown: 60% HWs, 15% Midterm, 25% Final exam.


Instructor: Massimo Vergassola

Office: Urey Hall, Room 7262

phone: (858) 534-3653


Office hours: Open - email first


Teaching Assistant: Gautam Reddy

Office: Urey Hall, Room 7222


Office hours: Fridays, 1:00pm to 3:00pm (please send an email before coming)



- Arfken, Weber, Harris, Mathematical Methods for Physicists

- Bender, Orszag, Advanced Mathematical Methods for Scientists and Engineers

- Carrier, Krook, Pearson, Functions of a Complex Variable: Theory and Technique (e-copy available at UCSD libraries)