Textbooks


Fall 2017

The following textbooks have been finalized for Fall 2017.
More courses will be posted as soon as the information is available.


ASTR 263

( ASTR26300) - Descriptive Astronomy: The Solar System
Instructor: LANG, RAFAEL
Textbooks for ASTR263
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Modified MasteringAstronomy New Design with eText for the Cosmic Perspective for Purdue University -- Standalone Access Card, 1/e 9781323775097 ALL
Labs Available on Blackboard Learn ALL

ASTR 363

( ASTR36300) - Intermediate Astronomy I
Instructor: CUI, WEI
Textbooks for ASTR363
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Foundations of Astrophysics Barbara Ryden & Bradley Peterson 1s; March 20, 2009 978-0321595584 Addison-Wesley ALL

ASTR 370

( ASTR37000) - Cosmology
Instructor: LEE, KYOUNG-SOO
Textbooks for ASTR370
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
An Introduction to Modern Cosmology(Paperback) Andrew Liddle 3rd; May 18, 2015 978-1118502143 Wiley & Sons ALL

ASTR 561

( ASTR56100) - Galaxies and Large Scale Structure
Instructor: LISTER, MATT
Textbooks for ASTR561
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Extragalactic Astronomy and Cosmology: An Introduction Peter Schneider 2006 ed; (Oct. 9, 2006) 978-3540331742 Springer ALL

ASTR 567

( ASTR56700) - Observational Techniques In Astronomy
Instructor: PETERSON, JOHN
Textbooks for ASTR567
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Astronomical Measurements Andy Lawrence 2014 ed; (Novemeber 20, 2013) 978-3642398346 Springer Praxis Books ALL Students can download the e-book free of charge

PHYS 172

( PHYS17200) - Modern Mechanics
Instructor: HIRSCH, ANDREW
Textbooks for PHYS172
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Matter and Interactions Binder Ready Version WAPP=WebAssign Plus Physics 1 Sem Set Chabay & Sherwood 978-1-119-09172-1 Wiley & Sons ALL This is a binder ready version of Vol 1 with a 1 semester homework access code. "Choose 1 of 3 options for textbook".
Matter and Interactions Bound Package with Access Chabay & Sherwood 978-1-11909169-1 Wiley & Sons ALL This is a bound version of Vol 1 with a 1 semester homework access code. "Choose 1 of 3 options for textbook".
Matter & Interaction E-book with access Chabay & Sherwood 978-1-119-16437-1 Wiley & Sons ALL This is an eBook version of the FULL (Vol 1+2) Chabay text with a 2 semester homework access code.
i>Clicker REQUIRED (Purchase at bookstore) Bedford/Freeman/Worth ALL

PHYS 172H

( PHYS17200) - Modern Mechanics - Honors
Instructor: REBELLO, CARINA
Textbooks for PHYS172H
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Matter and Interactions Binder Ready Version WAPP=WebAssign Plus Physics 1 Sem Set Chabay & Sherwood 978-1-119-09172-1 wil ALL
Matter and Interactions Wiley E-Text registration card WAPP 2 sem Set (Permanent download) Chabay & Sherwood 4th TBA Wiley & Sons ALL "Choose 1 of 3 options for textbook"
Matter and Interaction Binder ready Version full text WAPP for 2 Sem Set Chabay & Sherwood 4th TBA Wiley & Sons ALL "Choose 1 of 3 options for textbook"
Matter & Interaction Binder Version WAPP 1 Sem Set Chabay & Sherwood 4th: TBA Wiley & Sons ALL Choose one of 3 textbook options
i>Clicker REQUIRED (Purchase at bookstore) Bedford/Freeman/Worth ALL

PHYS 172IMP

( PHYS172IMP) - Modern Mechanics
Instructor: HIRSCH, ANDREW
Textbooks for PHYS172IMP
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Motter and Interactions Binder Ready Version WAPP=WebAssign Plus Physics 1 Sem Set Chabay & Sherwood TBA Wiley & Sons ALL "Choose 1 of 3 options for textbook".
Matter and Interactions Binder ready Version full text; 2 sem set Chabay & Sherwood TBA Wiley & Sons ALL "Choose 1 of 3 options for textbook". Students planning to take Phys 272 may consider purchasing this textbook.

PHYS 214

( PHYS21400) - The Nature of Physics
Instructor: MILLER, DAVID
Textbooks for PHYS214
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
The Physics of Everyday Phenomena W. Thomas Griffith 8th 978-0073513004 McGraw-Hill ALL Older editions acceptable
i>Clicker Bedford/Freeman/Worth ALL

PHYS 215

( PHYS21500) - Physics For Elementary Education
Instructor: REBELLO, SANJAY
Textbooks for PHYS215
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
No Assigned Text ALL Labs are available on the Phys 215 Blackboard Website
i>Clicker Bedford/Freeman/Worth ALL

PHYS 218

( PHYS21800) - General Physics
Instructor: CSATHY, GABOR
Textbooks for PHYS218
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
College Physics with Mastering and e-text; Vol. 1 Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 978-1323581964 Pearson Custom Publishing ALL Intended for only one semester (Phys 218 or Phys 220)
Physics 21800 and 22000 Laboratory Manual Andrzej (Andrew) Lewicki 2017/2018 LAD Custom Publishing ALL
Mastering (with e-text) access card 978-0321918444 ALL e-text with access card.
College Physics; Mastering in Physics (with e-text) Vol. 1 & 2 Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 978-0321993700 Pearson ALL Purchase this if you are intending to take 2 semesters of Physics.
College Physics; Mastering in Physics (with e-text) loose-leaf book; Vol. 1 & 2 Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 978-0321999252 Pearson ALL Purchase text if you are intending to take 2 semesters of Physics.

PHYS 219

( PHYS21900) - General Physics
Instructor: GUTAY, LASZLO J.
Textbooks for PHYS219
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
College Physics (stand alone access card) with mastering etext Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 978-0321918444 Pearson ALL
Physics 21900 and 22100 and 25200 Laboratory Manual Andrzej (Andrew) Lewicki 2017/2018 LAD Custom Publishing ALL

PHYS 219


Instructor: GUTAY, LASZLO J.
Textbooks for PHYS219
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
College Physics (Loose-leaf with Mastering in Physics) Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 978-0321999252 Pearson ALL
College Physics; Mastering in Physics (with e-text) Vol. 1 & 2 (bound textbook) Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 978-0321993700 Pearson ALL

PHYS 220

( PHYS22000) - General Physics
Instructor: BARNES, VIRGIL
Textbooks for PHYS220
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
College Physics (Loose-leaf with Mastering in Physics) Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 978-0321999252 Pearson ALL
College Physics; Mastering in Physics (with e-text) Vol. 1 & 2 Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 978-0321993700 Pearson ALL Intended if students plan to take 2 semesters(Phys 218 and Phys 220)
Physics 21800 and 22000 Laboratory Manual Andrzej (Andrew) Lewicki 2017/2018 LAD Custom Publishing ALL
Modified MasteringPhysics with Pearson eText -- Standalone Access Card -- for College Physics: 9780321918444 ALL Purchase on Pearson Website. Only needed if you have purchased a used textbook.

PHYS 221

( PHYS22100) - General Physics
Instructor: CUI,WEI K
Textbooks for PHYS221
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
College Physics; Mastering in Physics (with e-text) loose-leaf book; Vol. 1 & 2 Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 978-0321999252 Pearson ALL
Physics 21900,22100 and 25200 Laboratory Manual Andrzej (Andrew) Lewicki 2017/2018 LAD Custom Publishing ALL
Modified MasteringPhysics with Pearson eText -- Standalone Access Card -- for College Physics Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 978-0321918444 Pearson ALL
College Physics; Mastering in Physics (with e-text) Vol. 1 & 2 (bound textbook) Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 978-0321993700 Pearson ALL

PHYS 233

( PHYS23300) - Physics For Life Sciences I
Instructor: DURBIN, STEVE
Textbooks for PHYS233
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
WebAssign - WAS 978-1928550204 ALL You will find at Follett's and University Bookstores.
i>Clicker ALL

PHYS 234

( PHYS23400) - Physics For Life Sciences II
Instructor: RITCHIE, KEN
Textbooks for PHYS234
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
WebAssign-WAS 978-1928550204 ALL You will find at Follett's and University Bookstores.
i>Clicker ALL

PHYS 241

( PHYS24100) - Electricity and Optics
Instructor: PYRAK-NOLTE, LAURA
Textbooks for PHYS241
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Physics for Scientists and Engineers R. Tipler & G. Mosca 6e + ebook Bedford/Freeman/Worth ALL Older edition acceptable
i>clickers Bedford/ Freeman/ Worth ALL

PHYS 241D

( PHYS24100) - Electricity and Optics
Instructor: PYRAK-NOLTE, LAURA
Textbooks for PHYS241D
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Physics for Scientists and Engineers R. Tipler and G. Mosca 6e + ebook Bedford/Freeman/Worth ALL Older edition acceptable

PHYS 252

( PHYS25200) - Electricity and Optics Laboratory
Instructor: LEWICKI, ANDREW
Textbooks for PHYS252
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Physics 21900 & 22100 and 25200 Laboratory Manual Andrzej (Andrew) Lewicki 2017/2018 LAD Custom Publishing ALL

PHYS 272

( PHYS27200) - Electric And Magnetic Interactions
Instructor: CARLSON, ERICA
Textbooks for PHYS272
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Matter & Interaction 4E Wiley E-Text registration card Wapp 2 Sem Set Chabay & Sherwood 4th 9781119164371 Wiley & Sons ALL "Choose 1 of 3 options for texbook"
Matter & Interaction Vol. 2 WAPP 1 Sem Set Chabay & Sherwood 4th: 9781119136699 Wiley & Sons ALL "Choose 1 of 3 options for textbook"
WebAssign Access REQUIRED (WebAssign access through Blackboard) ALL
Matter & Interaction Vol 2 4E Binder Ready Version WAPP 1 Sem Set Chabay & Sherwood 4th 9781119092551 Wiley & Sons ALL "Choose 1 of 3 options for textbook"
i>Clicker REQUIRED (Purchase at bookstore) Bedford/Freeman/Worth ALL

PHYS 306

( PHYS30600) - Mathematical Methods of Physics I
Instructor: FISCHBACH, EPHRAIM
Textbooks for PHYS306
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Basic Training in Mathematics R. Shankar 1995 978-0306450365 Springer ALL

PHYS 310

( PHYS31000) - Intermediate Mechanics
Instructor: SAVIKHIN, SERGEI
Textbooks for PHYS310
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Analytical Mechanics Fowles & Cassiday 7th 978-0534494926 Thomson- Brooks/Coles ALL

PHYS 322

( PHYS32200) - Optics
Instructor: LI, TONGCANG
Textbooks for PHYS322
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
REQUIRED: Optics Eugene Hecht 5th 978-0133977226 Pearson ALL

PHYS 330

( PHYS33000) - Intermediate Electricity and Magnetism
Instructor: MALIS, OANA
Textbooks for PHYS330
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Introduction to Electrodynamics David J. Griffiths 4th; (Oct. 6, 2012) 978-0321856562 Addison-Wesley ALL
Electromagnetism Pollack & Stump 1st 978-0805385670 Addison-Wesley ALL

PHYS 340

( PHYS34000) - Modern Physics Laboratory (was 342L)
Instructor: XIE, WEI
Textbooks for PHYS340
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Physics 340 Labs available on the Phys 340 website - - - ALL
Scientific Bindery Notebook ALL

PHYS 342

( PHYS34200) - Modern Physics
Instructor: CHEN, YONG
Textbooks for PHYS342
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Modern Physics Krane Latest ALL

PHYS 416

( PHYS41600) - Thermal and Statistical Physics (Honors)
Instructor: MUGLER, ANDREW
Textbooks for PHYS416
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Fundamentals of Statistical and Thermal Physics Frederick Reif December 31, 2008 978-1577666127 Waveland Pr Inc ALL

PHYS 450

( PHYS45000) - Optics Laboratory I (Honors)
Instructor: REIFENBERGER, RONALD
Textbooks for PHYS450
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Optics Eugene Hecht 5th 978-0133977226 Pearson Prentice-Hall ALL
"Roaring Springs" Laboratory Notebook #77644 ALL
Lab Manual: Available at Boiler Copyshop in the Uniion rm186 ALL

PHYS 521

( PHYS52100) - Survey of Classical Physics
Instructor: MOLNAR, DENES
Textbooks for PHYS521
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
RECOMMENDED: Introduction to Electrodynamics David J. Griffiths 4th; (Oct. 6, 2012) 978-0321856562 Addison-Wesley ALL
RECOMMENDED: An Introduction to Thermal Physics Daniel V. Schroeder 1st 978-9332535077 Addison-Wesley ALL
RECOMMENDED: Introduction to Classical Mechanics With Problems and Solutions David Morin 1 Ed. (Feb., 2008) 978-0-521-87622-3 Cambridge University Press ALL

PHYS 570K

( PHYS57000) - Physics of Low-Dimensional Semiconductor Structures
Instructor: ROKHINSON, LEONID
Textbooks for PHYS570K
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
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PHYS 570Q

( PHYS57000) - Stochastic Processes in Physics
Instructor: IYER-BISWAS, SRIVIDYA
Textbooks for PHYS570Q
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
No Assigned Text ALL

PHYS 570S

( PHYS57000) - Topics In Atomic Theory
Instructor: GREENE, CHRISTOPHER
Textbooks for PHYS570S
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Chaos and Classical and Quantum Mechanics Martin C. Gutzwiller 1st; (August 1, 1991) 978-0387971735 Springer ALL

PHYS 580

( PHYS58000) - Computational Physics
Instructor: NAKANISHI, HISAO
Textbooks for PHYS580
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Computational Physics N. Giordano & H. Nakanishi 2nd 978-0131469907 Pearson Prentice-Hall ALL

PHYS 600

( PHYS60000) - Methods of Theoretical Physics I
Instructor: LYANDA-GELLER,YULI
Textbooks for PHYS600
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Mathematics of Classical and Quantum Physics Bryon & Fuller August 20, 1992 978-0486671642 Dover Publications ALL
Mathematical Methods for Physicists Arfken & Weber 7th 978-0123846549 Elsevier Science Publishers ALL

PHYS 605

( PHYS60500) - Pedagogical Methods for Physics Graduate Students (was 670A)
Instructor: REBELLO, CARINA
Textbooks for PHYS605
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Five Easy Lessons Randall D. Knight 978-0805387025 Addison-Wesley ALL

PHYS 645

( PHYS64500) - Electron Theory of Solids I
Instructor: BISWAS, RUDRO
Textbooks for PHYS645
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Many-Body Quantum Theory in Condensed Matter Physics Henrik Bruus and Karsten Flensberg Nov. 11, 2004 978-0198566335 Oxford University Press ALL

PHYS 662

( PHYS66200) - Quantum Field Theory I
Instructor: LOVE, SHERWIN
Textbooks for PHYS662
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
No Assigned Text 15367
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