Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

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Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

Graduate Course Information 


Students should consult their official Academic Calendar to obtain current information about degree requirements, course offerings and sessional dates. See side for quick links.

Course Code Course Title Instructor Web Page Offered
PHYS 414
​PHYS 823
General Relativity  Lake   F16
PHYS 435
PHYS 815
Stellar Structure and Evolution Duncan link F16
PHYS 490
PHYS 891
Nuclear and Particle Physics Noble   F16
PHYS 813 Galactic Astronomy Irwin   W17
PHYS 814 Extragalactic Astronomy Courteau    
PHYS 816 Cosmic Gas Dynamics TBA    
PHYS 817 Astronomical Dynamics Duncan    
PHYS 825 Advanced Quantum Theory Dignam link F16
PHYS 831  Electromagnetic Theory TBA    
PHYS 832 Classical Electrodynamics Chen    
PHYS 840 Astronomical Methods & Instrumentation Courteau, Hanes, Spekkens, Wade    
PHYS 841 Experimental Methods for Particle Physics SNOLAB Faculty    
PHYS 842 Formation of Structure in the Universe Courteau    
PHYS 843 High Energy Astroparticle Physics TBA    
PHYS 844 Neutrino Physics and Astrophysics TBA    
PHYS 845 Astrophysics of the Interstellar Medium Irwin    
PHYS 846 Physics and Phenomena of Stellar Atmospheres Wade    
PHYS 847  Planet Formation TBA    
PHYS 848 High Density Astrophysics Lake    
PHYS 849 Model Fitting and Bayesian Inference for Physics and Astronomy Di Stefano   W17
PHYS 856 Magnetics TBA    
PHYS 857 Surface Engineering Analysis Robbie    
PHYS 858 Introduction to Medical Physics Schreiner   W17
PHYS 859 Principles of Microfabrication—not offered 2016/17      
PHYS 860 Applied Science Topics in Micro/Nanotechnology—not offered 2016/17      
PHYS 861 Physics of the Early Universe TBA    
PHYS 870 Statistical Mechanics Gooding link  
PHYS 880 Elements of Solid State Physics I McLean link F16
PHYS 881 Elements of Solid State Physics II—not offered 2016/17 TBA    
PHYS 882 Nonlinear and Quantum Optics Dignam link W17
PHYS 891 Nuclear and Particle Physics Wright    
PHYS 892 Particle Physics Di Stefano link  
PHYS 899 Master's Thesis Research TBA    
PHYS 901 Graduate Student Seminar Series Di Stefano link W17
PHYS 913 Current Topics in Astronomical Research TBA    
PHYS 914 Current Topics in Astrophysical Research TBA    
PHYS 921 Relativistic Quantum Theory TBA    
PHYS 923 Many-body Quantum Theory Gooding    
PHYS 926 Advanced Gravitation Theory TBA    
PHYS 958 Current Topics in Medical Physics Schreiner    
PHYS 982 Advanced Topics in Condensed Matter Physics TBA    
PHYS 983 Advanced Solid State Theory TBA    
PHYS 990 Nuclear Models TBA    
PHYS 994 Current Topics in Nuclear and Particle Physics TBA    
PHYS 995 Advanced Topics in Sub-Atomic Theory TBA    
PHYS 999 Ph.D. Thesis Research TBA