PHYS 544, Spring 05
- Project 1 (due MAY 5):
- Find at least 10 websites devoted to Special Relativity. Select the 3
most useful sites for learning; write a 1-page summary and review for
each. Also, turn in a list of all 10 URLs you found, with brief
comments. Preferably: email as a .doc or text file.
- Project 2 (due JUNE 2):
- Choose a topic relevant to the class which is mentioned in the Einstein and Minkowski papers, or in
Taylor & Wheeler, Feynman, Moore, or Griffiths, and learn about it in greater depth
than in class: read references, work out calculations, prepare
demonstration graphics or software, etc.
- Submit proposed choice of topic via email by 4/28
- Reports may be term papers (~10pp), websites, or presentations (in
class on June 2)