Sir Isaac Newton

Physics 496

Introduction to Physics Research few went to hear Him, & fewer yt understood him,
yt oftimes he did in a manner, for want of Hearers, read to ye Walls.

                —Humphrey Newton, about Sir Isaac Newton


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Lecture/Discussion 2:004:50 p.m., Fridays
ONLINE via Zoom  Meeting ID: 982 4472 2496 Password: 097722

Nadya Mason
2010 Superconductivity Center, (217) 244-9114,

Celia M. Elliott
215 Loomis Laboratory of Physics, (217) 402-2291,

Jessica L. Raley, Course Manager,

Syllabus—General Course Information (please read!)

Class Schedule      Recordings

Summary of Assignments

PHYS 496 Gradebook (requires authentication)



Evaluation Sheet for PHYS 496 Oral Presentations

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