Textbooks


Spring 2019

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


ASTR 264

( ASTR26400) - Descriptive Astronomy: Stars and Galaxies
Instructor: LANG, RAFAEL
Textbooks for ASTR264
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 560

( ASTR56000) - Stellar Evolution
Instructor: PETERSON, JOHN
Textbooks for ASTR560
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
The Physics of Stars A.C. Phillips 2nd; (May 4, 1999) 978-0471987987 Wiley & Sons ALL

ASTR 562

( ASTR56200) - Introduction to High Energy Astrophysics
Instructor: LYUTIKOV, MAXIM
Textbooks for ASTR562
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Foundations of High-Energy Astrophsics (Theoretical Astrophysics) Mario Vietro (April 1, 2008) 978-0226855691 University of Chicago Press ALL
High-Energy Astrophysics (Princeton Series in Astrophysics) Paperback Fulvio Melia February 15, 2009 978-0691140292 Princeton University Press ALL
Introduction to High-Energy Astrophysics (Reprint) Rosswog & Bruggen Reprint: (March 3, 2011) 978-0521674423 Cambridge University Press ALL

ASTR 563

( ASTR56300) - Astroparticle Physics
Instructor: LISTER, MATT
Textbooks for ASTR563
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Particle Astrophysics D. H. Perkins 2nd; (February 4, 2009) 978-0199545469 Oxford Press ALL

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) ALL

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 mail -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 214

( PHYS21400) - The Nature of Physics
Instructor: XIE, WEI
Textbooks for PHYS214
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
The Physics of Everyday Phenomena W. Thomas Griffiths 8th, Vol. 1 978-0073513904 McGraw-Hill ALL
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 REQUIRED (Purchase at bookstores) Macmillan MPS ALL

PHYS 220

( PHYS22000) - General Physics
Instructor: MILISAVLJEVIC, DANNY
Textbooks for PHYS220
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
College Physics-Modified Mastering Physics with an eBook Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 2nd 9780134665535 Pearson Custom Publishing ALL Modified Mastering Physics with an eBook and can be used by students who will then take 221.
College Phys, Vol. 1 + Modified Mastering Physics Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 2nd 9780135243275 Pearson Custom Publishing ALL Modified Mastering Physics Vol. 1.
College Physics (Loose-leaf with Modified Mastering in Physics) Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 2nd 978-0135194355 Pearson Custom Publishing ALL Full loose-leaf textbook with the Modified Mastering Physics and can be used by students who will then take 221.
Physics 21800/22000 Laboratory Manual Andrzej (Andrew) Lewicki 2018/2019 LAD Custom Publishing ALL
i>Clicker REQUIRED (Purchase at bookstore) ALL

PHYS 221

( PHYS22100) - General Physics
Instructor: JUNG, ANDREAS
Textbooks for PHYS221
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
College Physics (Modified Mastering Physics with an eBook) Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 2nd 978-0135194355 Pearson ALL Modified Mastering Physics with an eBook
College Physics: Vol 2 Etkina, Gentile, Van Heuvelen 2nd 9780134862910 Pearson Custom Publishing ALL Volume 2 only
Physics 21900/22100/25200 Laboratory Manual Andrzej Lewicki 2018/2019 LAD Custom Publishing ALL

PHYS 233

( PHYS23300) - Physics For Life Sciences I
Instructor: SAVIKHIN, SERGEI
Textbooks for PHYS233
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
I Clicker REQUIRED (Purchase at bookstore) ALL

PHYS 234

( PHYS23400) - Physics For Life Sciences II
Instructor: IYER-BISWAS, SRIVIDYA
Textbooks for PHYS234
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
I Clicker REQUIRED (Purchase at bookstore) 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 and G. Mosca Vol 2 Text and Sapling (Ebook) 978-1319230432 Bedford/ Freeman/ Worth ALL Includes online homework. Choose one of three options Textbooks are available and can be ordered through University Bookstore (765-743-9618) or Follett's bookstore (765-743-9642)
Physics for Scientists and Engineers (Vol 2 only) P. Tipler & G. Mosca 6e + ebook 978-1429201339 Bedford, Freeman and Worth ALL Choose one of three options Textbooks are available and can be ordered through University Bookstore (765-743-9618) or Follett's bookstore (765-743-9642)
Physics for Scientist and Engineers (Vol 1 & 2) P.Tipler & G. Mosca Full Ebook 978-1429281843 Bedford/ Freeman/ Worth ALL Choose one of three options Textbooks are available and can be ordered through University Bookstore (765-743-9618) or Follett's bookstore (765-743-9642)
i>Clicker 978-1498601634 Macmillan MPS 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 978-1319099848 Bedford/ Freeman/ Worth ALL

PHYS 252

( PHYS25200) - Electricity and Optics Laboratory
Instructor: LEWICKI, ANDREW
Textbooks for PHYS252
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Physics 22100/25200 Laboratory Manual Andrzei (Andrew) Lewicki 2018/2019 LAD Custom Publishing ALL

PHYS 272

( PHYS27200) - Electric And Magnetic Interactions
Instructor: PUSHKAR, YULIA
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"
Matter & Interaction WileyPLUS/Blackboard Access Code (Includes online e-book) + Loose-leaf Book (Entire Book) Chabay & Sherwood 4th 9781119462316 Wiley & Sons ALL Includes Vol 1 & 2 (entire book) Loose-leaf. "Choose 1 of 2 options for textbook".
i>Clicker REQUIRED (Purchase at bookstore) Bedford/Freeman/Worth ALL

PHYS 272H

( PHYS27200) - Electric And Magnetic Interactions - Honors
Instructor: NAKANISHI, HISAO
Textbooks for PHYS272H
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Matter & Interaction WileyPLUS/Blackboard Access Code (Includes online ebook + loose-leaf) Vol. 2 Chabay & Sherwood 4th: Vol 2 978-1119462798 Wiley & Sons ALL Includes access code, online ebook and loose-leaf Vol. 2 Choose 1 of 2 options for textbook
Matter and Interactions WileyPLUS/Blackboard Access Code (Includes online e-book) + loose-leaf book (Entire book) Chabay & Sherwood 978-1119462798 Wiley & Sons ALL Includes access code, online ebook and Loose-leaf Vol 2. Choose of 1 of 2 options for textbook
i>Clicker REQUIRED (Purchase at bookstore) Bedford/Freeman/Worth ALL

PHYS 307

( PHYS30700) - Mathematical Methods Of Physics II
Instructor: KAUFMANN, BIRGIT
Textbooks for PHYS307
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Basic Training in Mathematics R. Shankar 1st; (April 30, 1995) 978-0306450365 Springer ALL

PHYS 340

( PHYS34000) - Modern Physics Laboratory (was 342L)
Instructor: DURBIN, STEVE
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: MALIS, OANA
Textbooks for PHYS342
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Modern Physics for Scientists and Engineers J. C. Morrison 2nd; (January 1, 2012) 978-0128007341 Academic Press ALL

PHYS 360

( PHYS36000) - Quantum Mechanics
Instructor: NEUMEISTER, NORBERT
Textbooks for PHYS360
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
An Introduction to Quantum Mechanics David J. Griffiths & Darrell Schroeter 3rd; August 2018 978-1107189638 Cambridge University Press ALL

PHYS 411

( PHYS41100) - Physical Mechanics II (Honors)
Instructor: RITCHIE, KEN
Textbooks for PHYS411
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Introduction to Modern Dynamics David D. Nolte 1st 978-0199657049 Oxford University Press ALL

PHYS 422

( PHYS42200) - Waves and Oscillation
Instructor: NOLTE, DAVID
Textbooks for PHYS422
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Vibrations and Waves (Mit Introductory Physics Series) A.P. French 1st (Sept. 30, 1971) 978-0393099362 CRC ALL Text will be used 1st half of the semester
Optics Hecht 5 th 978-0133977226 Pearson Prentice-Hall ALL Text will be used 2nd half of the semester.

PHYS 430

( PHYS43000) - Electricity and Magnetism I (Honors)
Instructor: CAFFEE, MARC
Textbooks for PHYS430
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Introduction to Electrodynamics David J. Griffiths 4th; (July 12, 2017) 978-1108420419 Addison Wesley 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
Lab Manual: Available at University Bookstore (Only) ALL
"Roaring Springs" Laboratory Notebook #77644 ALL

PHYS 461

( PHYS46100) - Quantum Mechanics II (Honors)
Instructor: LI, TONGCANG
Textbooks for PHYS461
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Introduction to Quantum Mechanics David J. Griffiths and Darrell Schroeter 3rd 978-1107189638 Cambridge University Press ALL

PHYS 515

( PHYS51500) - Thermal and Statistical Physics
Instructor: ROBICHEAUX, FRANCIS
Textbooks for PHYS515
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Introduction to Thermal Physics Daniel V. Schroeder 2nd 978-0201380279 Pearson Publishing ALL
Thermodynamics Enrico Fermi New Ed Edition; (June 1, 1956) 978-0486603612 Dover Publishing ALL Optional book

PHYS 536

( PHYS53600) - Electronic Techniques for Research
Instructor: CSATHY, GABOR
Textbooks for PHYS536
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Electronics and Communications, for Scientists and Engineers Martin Plonus 1st 978-0125330848 Academic Press ALL

PHYS 545

( PHYS54500) - Solid-State Physics
Instructor: ROKHINSON, LEONID
Textbooks for PHYS545
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Introduction to Solid State Physics Charles Kittel 8th 978-0471415268 Wiley ALL
The Oxford Solid State Basics Steven H. Simon 978-0199680771 Oxford ALL Optional

PHYS 560

( PHYS56000) - Stellar Evolution
Instructor: PETERSON, JOHN
Textbooks for PHYS560
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
The Physics of Stars A.C. Phillips 2nd; (May 4, 1999) 978-0471987987 Wiley & Sons ALL

PHYS 562

( PHYS56200) - Introduction to High Energy Astrophysics
Instructor: LYUTIKOV, MAXIM
Textbooks for PHYS562
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
High-Energy Astrophysics (Princeton Series in Astrophysics) Paperback Fulvio Melia February 15, 2009 978-0691140292 Princeton University Press ALL
Introduction to High-Energy Astrophysics (Reprint) Rosswog & Bruggen Reprint: (March 3, 2011) 978-0521674423 Cambridge University Press ALL
Foundations of High-Energy Astrophsics (Theoretical Astrophysics) Mario Vietro (April 1, 2008) 978-0226855691 University of Chicago Press ALL

PHYS 563

( PHYS56300) - Astroparticle Physics
Instructor: LISTER, MATT
Textbooks for PHYS563
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Particle Astrophysics D. H. Perkins 2nd 978-0199545469 Oxford Press ALL

PHYS 570J

( PHYS57000) - Biophysics II
Instructor: Andrew Mugler
Textbooks for PHYS570J
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Mechanics of the Cell David Boal 2nd 978-0521113762 Cambridge University Press ALL
An Introduction to Systems Biology Uri Alon 1st 978-1584886426 Chapman and Hall/CRC ALL Optional

PHYS 570NN

( PHYS57000) - Physics of Fluids and Granular Matter
Instructor: MELOSH, JAY
Textbooks for PHYS570NN
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Fluid Mechanics Gregory Falkovich 2nd 978-1-107-12956-6 Cambridge University Press ALL Hardback book

PHYS 601

( PHYS60100) - Methods of Theoretical Physics II
Instructor: MUZIKAR, PAUL
Textbooks for PHYS601
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Mathematical Methods for Physicists G.B. Arfken and H.J. Weber 7th 9780123846549 Academic Press ALL

PHYS 603

( PHYS60300) - Methods Of Theoretical Physics III B
Instructor: KHLEBNIKOV, SERGEI
Textbooks for PHYS603
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Lie Algebras in Particle Physics: from Isospin to Univied Theories Howard Georgi 2nd 978-0738202334 CRC Press ALL

PHYS 617

( PHYS61700) - Statistical Mechanics
Instructor: BISWAS, RUDRO
Textbooks for PHYS617
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Fundamentals of Statistical and Thermal Physics F. Reif 1st 978-1577666127 Waveland Pr Inc ALL
Statistical Mechanics R. K. Pathria, Paul Beale 3rd 978-0123821881 Academic Press ALL

PHYS 630

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

PHYS 631

( PHYS63100) - Advanced Theory of Electricity and Magnetism
Instructor: GREENE, CHRISTOPHER
Textbooks for PHYS631
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Classical Electrodynamics J.D. Jackson 3rd 978-0471309321 Wiley ALL

PHYS 646

( PHYS64600) - Electron Theory of Solids II
Instructor: CARLSON, ERICA
Textbooks for PHYS646
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: FISCHBACH, EPHRAIM
Textbooks for PHYS660
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Modern Quantum Mechanics J.J. Sakurai, Jim Napolitano 2nd; September 22, 2017 978-1108422413 Addison-Wesley ALL

PHYS 661

( PHYS66100) - Quantum Mechanics II
Instructor: RODRIGUEZ, JORGE
Textbooks for PHYS661
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
Schaum's Outline of Mathematical Handbook of Formulas and Tables Murray R. Spiegel 4th 078-0071795371 McGraw-Hill ALL
Quantum Mechanics, Vol 1 Cohen-Tannoudji, Diu Laloe 1st 978-0471164333 Wiley & Sons ALL Optional-On reserve at Purdue Libraries
Quantum Mechanics Vol 2 Cohen-Tannoudji, Diu Laloe 1st 978-0471569527 Wiley & Sons ALL Optional-On reserve at Purdue Libraries
Quantum Mechanics Eugen Merzbacher 2011 978-8126533176 Wiley & Sons ALL Optional-on reserve at Purdue Libraries

PHYS 663

( PHYS66300) - Quantum Field Theory II
Instructor: KRUCZENSKI, MARTIN
Textbooks for PHYS663
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher CRNs Notes
An Introduction to Quantum Field Theory Michael E. Peskin and Daniel V. Schroeder 1st 978-0201503975 CRC Press ALL
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