PHY 232 Lab

Lab Safety

All students must abide by the Lab Safety Rules while present in the physics laboratory room.

All students must complete a Lab Safety Quiz posted in their Physics Lab Blackboard  Site before they are allowed to enter the lab.

Lab Reports

Here are the Lab Report Guidelines and Grading.

Sample Lab Reports


Lab Manuals


Off-campus Experiments and Simulations  On-campus Experiments
 1 Standing Waves Standing Waves
 2 Measuring the Speed of Light  Air Column
 3 Electric Hockey  Equipotential Lines
 4 Ohm’s Law: Graphing Relations  Ohm’s Law  1
 5 DC Circuits  Ohm’s Law  2
 5 Kirchhoff’s Rules  RC Circuits
 6 Right-Hand Rule  Q/M Ratio
 7 AC Circuits  AC Circuits
 8 Index of Refraction Ray Optics: Index of Refraction
 9 Lenses and Mirrors  Ray Optics: Lenses
 10 Interference and Diffraction  Interference and Diffraction
11 Spectral Analysis  Analysis of Light