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  Sep 19, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Department of Physics and Astronomy


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Telephone: (302) 831-2661
http://www.physics.udel.edu/
Faculty Listing: http://www.physics.udel.edu/contact/

The Department of Physics and Astronomy offers an undergraduate major program leading to the BS in Physics, with the option of a concentration in astronomy/astrophysics. There are also majors leading to the BA in Physics, the BA in Physics Education, and the BA in Astronomy, as well as minors in physics and in astronomy.

The Department maintains a balanced program of instruction for students who wish to acquire some understanding of physics as part of their cultural background, as well as for those who require training in physics in preparation for engineering or scientific careers. Intermediate and advanced courses are offered for students who plan teaching or research careers in physics or related disciplines.

The research activity of the Physics and Astronomy Department and of the Bartol Research Institute, in Sharp Laboratory, is diverse and substantial. Undergraduate participation in research is encouraged.

Programs

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