Heidi Van Tassell

Residential Faculty - Physics

Physical Science

Office: RDM-PV Palo Verde - Room: 222

480-461-7008

480-654-7817 (alt)

Notices

  

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM1:45 PM - 3:00 PM10:45 AM - 12:15 PM 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
   By appointment 

Office Hours Monday and Wednesday are located on RDM campus in classroom PV105.

Office Hours Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning are located on RDM campus in PV222.

Office Hours Friday afternoon are located on Southern & Dobson Campus in PS211.

Please email for other appointments.

 

Classes Taught

Spring 2020

PHY111 General Physics I 4 Credits
Includes motion, energy, and properties of matter.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT182 or MAT187 or MAT220 or MAT221 or eligibility for MAT220 as indicated by appropriate placement or one year high school Trigonometry with a grade of C or better or permission of Department or Division.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
36456
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P105
Lecture
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Class Started

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 36456 must also register for .
36457
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P105
Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Class Started

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 36457 must also register for .
PHY121 University Physics I: Mechanics 4 Credits
Kinematics, Newton's laws, work, energy, momentum, conservation laws, dynamics of particles, solids, fluids, mechanical waves, and sound.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT220 or MAT221 or permission of Department or Division. One year of High School physics or PHY111 and PHY112 suggested but not required.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27123
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P105
Lecture
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Class Started

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 27123 must also register for .

27124
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P105
Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Class Started

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 27124 must also register for .
PHY131 University Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism 4 Credits
Electric charge and current, electric and magnetic fields in vacuum and in materials, and induction. AC circuits, displacement current, and electromagnetic waves.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT230 or MAT231 or permission of Department or Division and PHY121. Corequisites: MAT241 or permission of Department or Division.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27552
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P105
Lecture
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020
MoWe
8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Class Started

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 27552 must also register for .
27553
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P105
Lab
01/13/2020 - 05/08/2020
MoWe
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Class Started

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 27553 must also register for .

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