Proposals that are approved will allow a thesis to be graded at the same standard as other physics department senior theses, but in a different direction students who do pursue a topic. Department of physics: undergraduate program senior thesis more information about this image physics research lab using high powered laser scheduled senior thesis projects: spring.
Qualified majors are eligible to participate in the environmental studies senior honors program, which offers the opportunity to work closely with a faculty advisor to complete a senior.
Abstract incredibly useful advice for physics students writing a senior thesis justin peatross and michael ware department of physics and astronomy, byu.
The senior thesis and physics 182 the physics 182 course is designed to develop writing and presentation skills it is typically taken in the fall or winter quarter of the senior year.
Phys 497 (senior thesis) is the physics major capstone course that students complete during their senior year the senior thesis is a research project that is conducted under the direction. Guidelines for phys 799 thesis [more details for student and advisor] proposal process a student who wants to do a thesis, either honors or non-honors, needs to identify an advisor who is. For the senior thesis you may do research outside the department, but you must have a faculty member within the department of physics and astronomy who will certify that there is a. Guidelines for phys 497: senior thesis phys 497 (senior thesis) is the physics major capstone course that students complete during their senior year the senior thesis is a research project.
Senior theses are due to be handed into the department honors coordinator and the senior thesis advisor 10 days before the beginning of reading period in a student’s final semester the. The thesis is a proof that you have a deep understanding of the concepts acquired as a physics major, and that you can use these concepts to do original research the thesis should describe.
Senior thesis policy [pdf version] theses are due in the physics academic programs office on friday, may 11, 2018 for the june ’18 degree list they will then be signed by professor nergis.