Owen Michael Dix, Ph.D.

Residential Faculty - Physics

Physical Science

Office: PS 15 - Room: 215

480-461-7016

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
9:50 AM - 10:50 AM10:45 AM - 11:45 AM9:50 AM - 10:50 AM10:45 AM - 11:45 AM9:50 AM - 10:50 AM

9:50am-10:50am Mon, Wed, Fri Office Hrs located in PS106

10:45am-11:45am Tue Office Hr located in PS215

10:45am-11:45am Thu Office Hr located in PS100 (Physical Science Tutoring Center).

Other office hours are available by appointment.

Classes Taught

Fall 2023

PHY101 Introduction to Physics 4 Credits

A survey of physics emphasizing applications of physics to modern life.

Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT090, or higher level mathematics course, or eligibility for MAT120 or higher as indicated by appropriate placement.

Course Notes: It is highly encouraged that you attend the FREE MCC Physics and Astronomy Boot Camp that occurs prior to the beginning of the semester. Participants will review key skills necessary for success; participants will be better prepared for their course. Visit https://www.mesacc.edu/students/foundations-student-success/boot-camps for more information and to register.

General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
18196
Dobson Campus

PS103- Integrated Physics Lec

In Person
Lecture
08/22/2023 - 12/15/2023
TuTh
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Open

10 of 24
Seats Available

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 18196 must also register for .

18206
Dobson Campus

PS103- Integrated Physics Lec

In Person
Lab
08/24/2023 - 12/15/2023
TuTh
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Open

10 of 24
Seats Available

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 18206 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
18180
Dobson Campus

PS106 - Physics Laboratory

In Person
Lecture
08/21/2023 - 12/15/2023
MoWeFr
8:00 AM - 8:50 AM

Open

8 of 24
Seats Available

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 18180 must also register for .

18182
Dobson Campus

PS106 - Physics Laboratory

In Person
Lecture
08/21/2023 - 12/15/2023
MoWeFr
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Open

5 of 24
Seats Available

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 18182 must also register for .

18181
Dobson Campus

PS106 - Physics Laboratory

In Person
Lab
08/21/2023 - 12/15/2023
MoWeFr
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Open

8 of 24
Seats Available

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 18181 must also register for .

18183
Dobson Campus

PS106 - Physics Laboratory

In Person
Lab
08/21/2023 - 12/15/2023
MoWeFr
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Open

5 of 24
Seats Available

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 18183 must also register for .

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