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  • Introduction to Quantum ComputingPHYC90045

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018Quotas apply

    This subject will introduce students to the world of quantum information technology, focusing on the fast developing area of quantum computing. The subject will cover basic principles of quantum logic operations in both digital and analogue approaches to quantum processors, through to quantum err...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours60 (24 lectures, 12 3 hour computer laboratory sessions)
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Condensed Matter PhysicsPHYC90013

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018

    This subject provides an advanced introduction to condensed matter physics. The general topics covered are (i) experimental and theoretical aspects of the characterisation of condensed matter using eletrons and x-rays and (ii) the quantum model of solids and its relevance to semiconductor and mes...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours comprising 3 one-hour lectures/week.
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Particle PhysicsPHYC90011

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018

    Particle Physics is the study of the elementary constituents of matter, and the fundamental forces of nature. The subject introduces modern elementary particle physics, with an emphasis on the theoretical description of the Standard Model of Particle Physics and its experimental basis. Specific t...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours comprising 3 one-hour lectures/week
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Physical CosmologyPHYC90009

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018

    This subject provides an advanced introduction to physical cosmology. Specific topics may include the isotropic homogeneous Universe, the Robertson Walker metric, the Friedmann equations, baryogenesis, inflation, big-bang nucleosynthesis, the recombination era, density fluctuations as the origin ...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours comprising 3 one-hour lectures/week
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Quantum Field TheoryPHYC90008

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    This subject introduces quantum field theory, the combination of quantum mechanics and relativity that explains the fundamental structure of matter and the physics of the early universe. The course has an emphasis on quantum electrodynamics. Specific topics will include an introduction to classic...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours comprising 3 one-hour lectures/week
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • General RelativityPHYC90012

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    This subject provides an advanced introduction to Einstein's theory of general relativity. Specific topics may inlcude special relativity, manifolds and curvature, experimental tests, Einstein's equations, the Schwarzschild solution and black holes, weak fields and gravitational radiation. Exampl...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours comprising 3 one-hour lectures/week
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Physics Research Project Pt 4PHYC90044

    Offered:January, JulyYear:2018

    This subject is part of a sequence of three or four parts (depending on the research project stream) taken in successive semesters that together constitute the 100-point research project offered through the Master of Science (Physics). In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of...

    • January
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 3 January 2018 to 28 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 1 February 2018
      Census date 2 February 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 6 April 2018
      Assessment period ends28 May 2018
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 1 July 2018 to 22 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date23 July 2018
      Census date27 July 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail14 September 2018
      Assessment period ends22 October 2018
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  • Physics Research Project Pt 1PHYC90030

    Offered:February, JulyYear:2018

    This subject is part of a sequence of three or four parts (depending on the research project stream) taken in successive semesters that together constitute the 100-point research project offered through the Master of Science (Physics). In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of...

    • February
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period27 February 2018 to 30 June 2018
      Last self-enrol date23 March 2018
      Census date23 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail18 May 2018
      Assessment period ends30 June 2018
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period24 July 2018 to 23 December 2018
      Last self-enrol date23 August 2018
      Census date24 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 2 November 2018
      Assessment period ends23 December 2018
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  • Physics Research Project Pt 2PHYC90033

    Offered:January, JulyYear:2018

    This subject is part of a sequence of three or four parts (depending on the research project stream) taken in successive semesters that together constitute the 100-point research project offered through the Master of Science (Physics). In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of...

    • January
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 3 January 2018 to 30 June 2018
      Last self-enrol date 7 February 2018
      Census date 9 February 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail27 April 2018
      Assessment period ends30 June 2018
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 1 July 2018 to 23 December 2018
      Last self-enrol date 6 August 2018
      Census date10 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail26 October 2018
      Assessment period ends23 December 2018
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  • Quantum MechanicsPHYC90007

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    Quantum Mechanics introduces a dramatically new and rich understanding of the universe. In addition to providing a much deeper insight into the world of atoms and subatomic particles than afforded by classical Newtonian physics, Quantum Mechanics underpins advances in science across all disciplin...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours comprising 3 one-hour lectures/week
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Research ProjectPHYC90024

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of original research in one of the many research fields in which the School of Physics is active and internationally recognised: astrophysics, condensed matter physics, optics, and particle physics. The research may be experimental and/or ...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 10 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 10 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Physics Research Project Pt 3PHYC90038

    Offered:January, JulyYear:2018

    This subject is part of a sequence of three or four parts (depending on the research project stream) taken in successive semesters that together constitute the 100-point research project offered through the Master of Science (Physics). In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of...

    • January
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 3 January 2018 to 30 June 2018
      Last self-enrol date 7 February 2018
      Census date 9 February 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail27 April 2018
      Assessment period ends30 June 2018
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 1 July 2018 to 23 December 2018
      Last self-enrol date 6 August 2018
      Census date10 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail26 October 2018
      Assessment period ends23 December 2018
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  • Physics Research Project Pt 3PHYC90040

    Offered:January, JulyYear:2018

    This subject is part of a sequence of three or four parts (depending on the research project stream) taken in successive semesters that together constitute the 100-point research project offered through the Master of Science (Physics). In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of...

    • January
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 3 January 2018 to 28 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 1 February 2018
      Census date 2 February 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 6 April 2018
      Assessment period ends28 May 2018
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 1 July 2018 to 22 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date23 July 2018
      Census date27 July 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail14 September 2018
      Assessment period ends22 October 2018
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  • Research ProjectPHYC90022

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of original research in one of the many research fields in which the School of Physics is active and internationally recognised: astrophysics, condensed matter physics, optics, and particle physics. The research may be experimental and/or ...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 30 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 30 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Quantum and Advanced OpticsPHYC90006

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2018

    Optics and photonics are vibrant international research areas, advancing many aspects of modern life. From the determination of the structure and function of biomolecules to the study of stars and galaxies; from high-efficiency lighting to innovative display technologies, our understanding of opt...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours comprising 3 one-hour lectures/week
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Physics Research Project Pt 2PHYC90035

    Offered:January, JulyYear:2018

    This subject is part of a sequence of three or four parts (depending on the research project stream) taken in successive semesters that together constitute the 100-point research project offered through the Master of Science (Physics). In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of...

    • January
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 3 January 2018 to 30 June 2018
      Last self-enrol date 7 February 2018
      Census date 9 February 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail27 April 2018
      Assessment period ends30 June 2018
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 1 July 2018 to 23 December 2018
      Last self-enrol date 6 August 2018
      Census date10 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail26 October 2018
      Assessment period ends23 December 2018
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  • Physics Research Project Pt 2PHYC90034

    Offered:January, JulyYear:2018

    This subject is part of a sequence of three or four parts (depending on the research project stream) taken in successive semesters that together constitute the 100-point research project offered through the Master of Science (Physics). In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of...

    • January
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 3 January 2018 to 30 June 2018
      Last self-enrol date 7 February 2018
      Census date 9 February 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail27 April 2018
      Assessment period ends30 June 2018
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 1 July 2018 to 23 December 2018
      Last self-enrol date 6 August 2018
      Census date10 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail26 October 2018
      Assessment period ends23 December 2018
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  • Statistical MechanicsPHYC90010

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2018

    This subject provides an advanced introduction to non-equilibrium statistical mechanics. The subject focuses on collective phenomena in complex many-body systems with an emphasis on diffusive processes, stability and the emergence of long-range order, with examples drawn from physics, chemistry, ...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTBA
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
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  • Research ProjectPHYC90021

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of original research in one of the many research fields in which the School of Physics is active and internationally recognised: astrophysics, condensed matter physics, optics, and particle physics. The research may be experimental and/or ...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 40 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 40 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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  • Research ProjectPHYC90023

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2018

    In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of original research in one of the many research fields in which the School of Physics is active and internationally recognised: astrophysics, condensed matter physics, optics, and particle physics. The research may be experimental and/or ...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 20 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period26 February 2018 to 27 May 2018
      Last self-enrol date 9 March 2018
      Census date31 March 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail 4 May 2018
      Assessment period ends22 June 2018
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 20 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period23 July 2018 to 21 October 2018
      Last self-enrol date 3 August 2018
      Census date31 August 2018
      Last date to withdraw without fail21 September 2018
      Assessment period ends16 November 2018
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