The following courses are part of study year two.

The course application codes and study periods are valid for the academic year 2011/2012. For other academic years, different application codes and study periods may apply.

General courses

After consultation with the programme director, students may choose appropriate courses from all the course lists of the different tracks. It is also possible, after consultation with the programme director, to choose other, non-listed, courses.

Mandatory courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
AK2030 Theory and Methodology of Science (Natural and Technological Science) 4.5 hp 4.5
SH2007 Research Methodology in Physics 3.0 hp 3.0

Specialisations

Track, Theoretical Physics (TFYA)

Courses (TFYA)

Conditionally elective courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SI2410 Quantum Field Theory 7.5 hp 7.5
SI2550 Membranes and Soft Matter 7.5 hp 7.5
SI2350 Seminar Course in Theoretical Physics 7.5 hp 4.0 3.5
SI2600 Condensed Matter Theory 7.5 hp 7.5

Track, Subatomic and Astrophysics (TFYB)

Courses (TFYB)

At least 25 hp of the conditionally elective courses the first and second year has to be studied.

Conditionally elective courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SH2204 Astroparticle Physics 7.5 hp 7.5
SH2306 Experimental Techniques for Nuclear and Particle Physics 8.0 hp 4.0 4.0
SH2403 Astrophysics, Advanced Course 6.0 hp 6.0

Track, Optical Physics (TFYC)

Courses (TFYC)

Conditionally elective courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
SK2320 Problem Solving in Optics 6.0 hp
SK2301 Optical Physics 3.0 hp 3.0
SK2310 Applied Electromagnetics 6.0 hp 6.0
SK2400 Quantum Electronics with Electro Optics 12.0 hp 12.0
SK2500 Physics of Biomedical Microscopy 6.0 hp 6.0
SK2800 Laser Spectroscopy 8.0 hp 8.0

Track, Nanophysics (TFYD)

Courses (TFYD)

Conditionally elective courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
IM2660 Solid State Physics 7.5 hp 7.5
SI2380 Advanced Quantum Mechanics 7.5 hp 7.5
SI2510 Statistical Mechanics 7.5 hp 7.5
SK2740 Introduction to Scanning Probe Microscopy 6.0 hp 6.0
IM2661 Superconductivity and Applications 6.0 hp 6.0
SI2530 Computational Physics 7.5 hp 7.5
SI2600 Condensed Matter Theory 7.5 hp 7.5
SK2400 Quantum Electronics with Electro Optics 12.0 hp 12.0

Track, Biomedical Physics (TFYE)

Courses (TFYE)

Conditionally elective courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
HL1007 Medical Engineering, Basic Course 6.0 hp 6.0
SK2500 Physics of Biomedical Microscopy 6.0 hp 6.0
SK2521 Fluorescence Spectroscopy for Biomolecular Studies 6.0 hp