University of Technology Sydney

68001 Advanced Physics

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The aim of this coursework subject is to enhance students' understandings of physical principles and build the capacity to engage at an advanced level in several areas of contemporary significance in physics. The subject develops the theoretical background for experimental techniques such as x-ray and neutron diffraction and advanced electron microscopy and develops student skills in computational science applied to physical systems.

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Autumn session, City campus

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