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Fall 2019

The following textbooks have been finalized for Fall 2019.
More courses will be posted as soon as the information is available.


ASTR 263

( ASTR26300) - Descriptive Astronomy: The Solar System
Instructor: GIANNIOS, DIMITRIOS
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 978-1323775097 ALL
Labs Available on Blackboard Learn ALL

ASTR 363

( ASTR36300) - Intermediate Astronomy I
Instructor: CAFFEE, MARC
Textbooks for ASTR363
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Physics and Chemistry of the Solar System John Lewis 2nd 978-0124467446 Academic Press ALL May be purchased as an e-text, also.

ASTR 370

( ASTR37000) - Cosmology
Instructor: LEE, KYOUNG-SOO
Textbooks for ASTR370
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Introduction to Cosmology Barbara Ryden 2nd 978-1107154834 Cambridge University Press 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 2nd 978-3642540820 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 978-3662509067 Springer Praxis Books ALL Students can download the e-book free of charge

PHYS 172

( PHYS17200) - Modern Mechanics
Instructor: REBELLO, SANJAY, REBELLO, CARINA
Textbooks for PHYS172
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Matter and Interactions WileyPLUS/Blackboard Access Code (Includes online e-book) Chabay & Sherwood 978-1119352433 Wiley & Sons ALL "Choose 1 of 3 options for textbook".
Matter & Interaction Wiley/PLUS/Blackboard Access Code (Includes online e-book) + Loose-leaf Chabay & Sherwood 978-1119462415 Wiley & Sons ALL Choose 1 of 3 options.
Matter & Interaction WileyPLUS/Blackboard Access Code (Includes online e-book) + Loose-leaf Book (Entire Book) Chabay & Sherwood 978-1119462316 Wiley & Sons ALL If planning to take 2 semesters. Entire book. "Choose 1 of 3 options for textbook".
i>Clicker REQUIRED (Purchase at bookstore) Bedford/Freeman/Worth ALL May purchase at Follett's or University Bookstores.

PHYS 172-SCALEUP


Instructor: HIRSCH, ANDREW
Textbooks for PHYS172-SCALEUP
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Matter & Interaction (Expert TA) Chabay & Sherwood 4th 978-1118914496 Wiley & Sons ALL This is for the Phys 172-ScaleUp Course, only. Will need (Expert TA). Purchase on-line. Any questions, please contact the instructor, Prof. Hirsch. Phys 172 ScaleUp Course does NOT use WileyPlus.

PHYS 172D

( PHYS17200) - Modern Mechanics (Distance Learning)
Instructor: REBELLO, SANJAY, REBELLO, CARINA
Textbooks for PHYS172D
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Matter & Interaction WileyPLUS/Blackboard Access Code Chabay & Sherwood 978-1118914496 Wiley & Sons ALL
IOLab Kit Macmillan MPS ALL

PHYS 172H

( PHYS17200) - Modern Mechanics - Honors
Instructor: REBELLO, CARINA
Textbooks for PHYS172H
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Matter and Interactions WileyPLUS/Blackboard Access Code (Includes online e-book) Chabay & Sherwood 978-1119352433 Wiley & Sons ALL Choose 1 of 3 options.
i>Clicker REQUIRED (Purchase at bookstore) Bedford/Freeman/Worth ALL
Matter & Interaction WileyPLUS/Blackboard Access Code (Includes online e-book) + Loose-leaf Book (Entire Book) Chabay & Sherwood 4th 978-1119462316 Wiley & Sons ALL This is an E-book version of the FULL (Vol 1 + 2) Chabay text with a 2 semester homework access code. "Choose 1 of 3 options for textbook".
Matter & Interaction WileyPLUS/Blackboard Access Code (Includes online e-book) + Loose-leaf Vol. 1 Chabay & Sherwood 4th: Vol. 1 978-1119462415 Wiley & Sons ALL Choose one of 3 textbook options.

PHYS 214

( PHYS21400) - The Nature of Physics
Instructor: WANG, FUQIANG
Textbooks for PHYS214
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
The Physics of Everyday Phenomena W. Thomas Griffith 8th 978-0073513904 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 220

( PHYS22000) - General Physics
Instructor: NEUMEISTER, NORBERT
Textbooks for PHYS220
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Physics 22000 Laboratory Manual Andrzej (Andrew) Lewicki 2019/2020 LAD Custom Publishing ALL
College Physics-Modified MasteringPhysics with an eBook Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 2nd 978-0134665535 Pearson Custom Publishing ALL Modified MasteringPhysics with an eBook and can be used by students who will then take 219/221.
College Physics (Loose-leaf with Modified Mastering in Physics) Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 2nd 978-0135194355 Pearson ALL FULL loose-leaf textbook with the Modified MasteringPhysics and can be used by students who will then take 220/221.
College Phys, Vol. 1 + Modified Mastering Physics Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 2nd 978-0135243275 Pearson Custom Publishing ALL Modified Mastering Physics Vol. 1 with Modified Mastering with etext. For those that only take 220.

PHYS 221

( PHYS22100) - General Physics
Instructor: BISWAS, RUDRO
Textbooks for PHYS221
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Physics 22100 and 25200 Laboratory Manual Andrzej (Andrew) Lewicki 2019/2020 LAD Custom Publishing ALL
College Physics Explore and Apply Vol 2 Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 2nd 978-0134862910 Pearson ALL This is for anyone that got only the volume 1 last term and wants to print. if someone only got the standalone code they don't need another one, it works for both terms.

PHYS 233

( PHYS23300) - Physics For Life Sciences I
Instructor: SAVIKHIN, SERGEI
Textbooks for PHYS233
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
i>Clicker ALL
Expert (TA) ALL

PHYS 234

( PHYS23400) - Physics For Life Sciences II
Instructor: NOLTE, DAVID
Textbooks for PHYS234
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
College Physics Loose Leaf VP AC MOD MSTRGPHYS PKG Knight/Jones 4th 978-0135160121 Pearson ALL Loose leaf version; select one of the two options
i>Clicker ALL
College Physics: A Strategic Approach Plus Mastering Physics with Pearson eText Randall Knight, Brian Jones, Stuart Field 4th 978-0134724744 Pearson ALL Standalone Access Card -- for College Physics: A Strategic Approach 4e Select one of two options
The MCAT Physics Book Garrett Biehle 978-1889057330 Nova Press 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 P. Tipler & G. Mosca 6e + ebook Bedford/Freeman/Worth ALL Textbooks are available and can be ordered through University Bookstore (765-743-9618) or Follett's Bookstore (765-743-9642)
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 P. 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 22100 and 25200 Laboratory Manual Andrzej (Andrew) Lewicki 2019/2020 LAD Custom Publishing ALL

PHYS 272

( PHYS27200) - Electric And Magnetic Interactions
Instructor: MILISAVLJEVIC, DANNY
Textbooks for PHYS272
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Matter & Interaction WileyPLUS/Blackboard Access Code (Includes online e-book) + Loose-leaf Vol. 2 Chabay & Sherwood 4th; Vol. 2 978-1119462798 Wiley & Sons ALL Includes access Code, on-line e-book and Loose-leaf Vol 2. "Choose 1 of 2 options for textbook"
i>Clicker REQUIRED (Purchase at bookstore) Bedford/Freeman/Worth ALL
Matter & Interaction WileyPLUS/Blackboard Access Code (Includes online e-book) + Loose-leaf Book (Entire Book) Chabay & Sherwood 4th 978-1119462316 Wiley & Sons ALL Includes Vol 1 & 2 (entire book) Loose-leaf. "Choose 1 of 2 options for textbook".
Matter and Interactions WileyPLUS/Blackboard Access Code (Includes online e-book) Chabay & Sherwood 978-1119352433 Wiley & Sons 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: ROKHINSON, LEONID
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
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

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: PUSHKAR, YULIA
Textbooks for PHYS342
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Modern Physics for Scientists and Engineers John C. Morrison 2nd 978-0128007341 Academic Press ALL

PHYS 344

( PHYS34400) - Modern Physics
Instructor: HAUGAN, MARK
Textbooks for PHYS344
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Introduction to Quantum Mechanics David J. Griffiths & Darrell Schroeter 3rd 978-1107189638 Cambridge University Press ALL

PHYS 410

( PHYS41000) - Physical Mechanics I (Honors)
Instructor: RITCHIE, KEN
Textbooks for PHYS410
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Introduction to Modern Dynamics David D. Nolte 1st 978-0199657049 Oxford University Press ALL

PHYS 416

( PHYS41600) - Thermal and Statistical Physics (Honors)
Instructor: DURBIN, STEVE
Textbooks for PHYS416
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Thermal Physics Charles Kittel and Herbert Kroemer 2nd 978-0716710882 W. H Freeman ALL On reserve at Purdue Libraries
Fundamentals of Statistical and Thermal Physics F. Reif 978-0070518001 Waveland Pr Inc ALL On reserve at Purdue Libraries
Statistical Mechanics Entropy, order parameters, and complexity James P. Sethna 2006 978-0198566779 Oxford University Press ALL On Reserve at Purdue Libraries
Thermal Physics Energy and Entropy David Goodstein 1st 978-1107465497 Cambridge University ALL On reserve at Purdue Libraries

PHYS 431

( PHYS43100) - Electricity And Magnetism II (Honors)
Instructor: NAKANISHI, HISAO
Textbooks for PHYS431
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Introduction to Electrodynamics David J. Griffiths 4th; (Oct. 6, 2012) 978-0321856562 Pearson Higher Ed ALL
The Classical Theory of Fields (Course of Theoretical Physics, Vol 2) Landau and Lifshitz 4th; 978-0080250724 Pergamon Press ALL

PHYS 450

( PHYS45000) - Optics Laboratory I (Honors)
Instructor: HUNG, CHEN-LUNG
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 University Bookstore (Only) ALL

PHYS 460

( PHYS46000) - Quantum Mechanics I (Honors)
Instructor: LYUTIKOV, MAXIM
Textbooks for PHYS460
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Introduction to Quantum Mechanics David J. Griffiths 3rd 978-1107189638 Cambridge University Press ALL
Quantum Mechanics; Non-relativistic Theory Landau and Lifshitz 3rd; (January 15, 1981) 978-0750635394 Butterworth & Heinemann ALL

PHYS 521

( PHYS52100) - Survey of Classical Physics
Instructor: KOLTICK, DAVID
Textbooks for PHYS521
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Introduction to Electrodynamics David J. Griffiths 4th; (Oct. 6, 2012) 978-0321856562 Pearson Higher Ed ALL
An Introduction to Thermal Physics Daniel V. Schroeder 1st 978-0201380279 Pearson Higher Ed ALL
Introduction to Classical Mechanics With Problems and Solutions David Morin 1 Ed. (Feb., 2008) 978-0521876223 Cambridge University Press ALL
Fundamentals of Statistical and Thermal Physics F. Reif 978-1577666127 Waveland Pr Inc ALL

PHYS 550

( PHYS55000) - Introduction to Quantum Mechanics
Instructor: ROBICHEAUX, FRANCIS
Textbooks for PHYS550
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Introduction to Quantum Mechanics David J. Griffiths & Darrell Schroeter 3rd 978-1107189638 Cambridge University Press ALL

PHYS 561

( PHYS56100) - Galaxies and Large Scale Structure
Instructor: LISTER, MATT
Textbooks for PHYS561
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Extragalactic Astronomy and Cosmology: An Introduction Peter Schneider 978-3642069710 Springer ALL

PHYS 564

( PHYS56400) - Introduction to Elementary Particle Physics I
Instructor: JONES, MATTHEW
Textbooks for PHYS564
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Particle Physics B. R. Martin and G. Shaw 4th 978-1118912164 John Wiley and Sons ALL

PHYS 567

( PHYS56700) - Observational Techniques In Astronomy
Instructor: PETERSON, JOHN
Textbooks for PHYS567
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Astronomical Measurements Andy Lawrence 2014 ed 978-3662509067 Springer Praxis Books ALL Students can download the e-book free of charge

PHYS 570Q

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

PHYS 570U

( PHYS57000) - Quantum Information and Geometry
Instructor: Lashkari, Nima
Textbooks for PHYS570U
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
No assigned textbook ALL

PHYS 580

( PHYS58000) - Computational Physics
Instructor: MOLNAR, DENES
Textbooks for PHYS580
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Computational Physics N. Giordano & H. Nakanishi 2nd 978-0131469907 Addison-Wesley ALL

PHYS 600

( PHYS60000) - Methods of Theoretical Physics I
Instructor: LYANDA-GELLER,YULI
Textbooks for PHYS600
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Mathematical Methods for Physicists Arfken & Weber 7th 978-0123846549 Elsevier Science Publishers ALL
Mathematics of Classical and Quantum Physics Bryon & Fuller August 20, 1992 978-0486671642 Dover Publications 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 617

( PHYS61700) - Statistical Mechanics
Instructor: MUZIKAR, PAUL
Textbooks for PHYS617
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Statistical Physics; Vol. 1 Landau and Lifshitz 3rd; (January 15, 1980) 978-0750633727 Butterworth & Heinemann ALL

PHYS 630

( PHYS63000) - Advanced Theory Of Electricity And Magnetism
Instructor: GREENE, CHRISTOPHER
Textbooks for PHYS630
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Classical Electrodynamics J.D. Jackson 3rd 978-0471309321 J. Wiley & Sons ALL

PHYS 645

( PHYS64500) - Electron Theory of Solids I
Instructor: CARLSON, ERICA
Textbooks for PHYS645
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Solid State Physics Ashcroft/Mermin 1st 978-0030839931 Cengage Learning ALL

PHYS 660

( PHYS66000) - Quantum Mechanics I
Instructor: RODRIGUEZ, JORGE
Textbooks for PHYS660
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Quantum Mechanics Eugen Merzbacher 2011 978-8126533176 Wiley & Sons ALL On reserve at Purdue Libraries.
Quantum Mechanics, Vol. 1 Cohen-Tannoudji, Diu, Laloe 1st 978-0471164333 Wiley & Sons ALL On reserve at Purdue Libraries.
Quantum Mechanics, Vol. 2 Cohen-Tannoudji, Diu, Laloe 1st 978-0471569527 Wiley & Sons ALL On reserve at Purdue Libraries.
Schaum's Outline of Mathematical Handbook of Formulas and Tables Murray R. Spiegel 4th 978-0071795371 McGraw-Hill ALL

PHYS 661

( PHYS66100) - Quantum Mechanics II
Instructor: KHLEBNIKOV, SERGEI
Textbooks for PHYS661
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Modern Quantum Mechanics J.J. Sakurai & Jim Napolitano 2nd 978-1108422413 Cambridge University Press ALL

PHYS 662

( PHYS66200) - Quantum Field Theory I
Instructor: KRUCZENSKI, MARTIN
Textbooks for PHYS662
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
An Introduction to Quantum Field Theory (Frontiers in Physics) Peskin and Schroeder Latest 978-8187169529 Westview Press 15367
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