PHYS212 : Reading Assignments

Reading for 3/31

Energy, Power, and Intensity, Reflection and Refraction, and the Doppler Shift of Light

Lecture Sections 5.4 - 5.6

Reading Questions

  1. Explain as briefly and simply as you can why the Doppler effect for electromagnetic waves is different from that for sound waves, ... and where does the square root come from?

  2. Do you have any questions about this material that we should focus on in class on 3/31?


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