# Physics, 2016-2017

More information about the Master Physics programme visit Physics education.

For questions contact the Study Advisor Physics

A detailed overview of the programme structure of each specialisation can be found in the Course and Examination Regulations (right menu)

The Master Physics programme consists of the following specialisations:

Research Specialisations:

Biological and Soft Matter Physics

Theoretical Physics

Quantum Matter and Optics

Casimir pre-PhD

Cosmology

Interdisciplinary Specilisations:

Physics and Science-based Business

Physics and Science Communication and Society

Physics and Education

## First semester

Course | Semester |
Block |
EC | Level |
---|---|---|---|---|

Academic and Professional Skills | 1 | 3 | 400 | |

Advanced Biophysics | 1 | 6 | 500 | |

Advanced Topics in Theoretical Physics I- Renormalisation, Effective Field Theory and AdS/CFT | 1 | 6 | 600 | |

Advances in Data Mining | 1 | 6 | 500 | |

Complex network (BM) | 1 | 6 | 400 | |

Databases and Data Mining | 1 | 6 | 500 | |

Imaging Systems (Delft) | 1 | 0 | ||

Magnetism | 1 | 3 | 500 | |

Mesoscopic Physics (Delft) | 1 | 6 | 0 | |

Quantum Optics | 1 | 6 | 400 | |

Quantum Theory a | 1 | 6 | 400 | |

Quantum Theory a + b | 1 | 9 | 400 | |

Signal Processing and Noise (elective) | 1 | 6 | 300 | |

Soft and Biomechanics | 1 | 6 | 500 | |

Statistical Physics a | 1 | 6 | 400 | |

Statistical Physics a + b | 1 | 9 | 400 | |

Theoretical Cosmology | 1 | 3 | 500 | |

Theory of General Relativity | 1 | 6 | 400 | |

Topics in Theoretical Physics | 1 | 6 | 400 |

## Second semester

Course | Semester |
Block |
EC | Level |
---|---|---|---|---|

Advanced Optics | 2 | 6 | 500 | |

Advanced Solid State Physics (Delft) | 2 | 6 | 0 | |

Advanced Topics in Theoretical Physics II | 2 | 6 | 600 | |

Bayesian Networks | 2 | 6 | 500 | |

Computational Physics (Delft) | 2 | 0 | ||

Effective Field Theory | 2 | 3 | 500 | |

Molecular Electronics | 2 | 6 | 500 | |

Nanotechnology (Delft) | 2 | 6 | 400 | |

Neural Networks | 2 | 6 | 500 | |

Particle Physics and Early Universe | 2 | 6 | 500 | |

Quantum Field Theory | 2 | 6 | 500 | |

Superconductivity | 2 | 3 | 500 | |

Surface Science (SUS) | 2 | 6 | 500 | |

Theory of Condensed Matter | 2 | 9 | 500 | |

Theoretical Biophysics | 2 | 6 | 500 | |

## Faculty Electives |
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Science and the public: contemporary and historical perspectives | 2 | 6 | 400 | |

Science Methodology | 2 | 4 | 500 |

## 2017-2018-Preliminary courses semester 1

Below a list of preliminary courses for 2017-2018 for the fall semester

The course descriptions are based on current academic year.

A complete list of courses for the entire 2017-2018 academic year will be published around May 2017.

For questions pllease contact the Study Advisor

Course | Semester |
Block |
EC | Level |
---|---|---|---|---|

Academic and Professional Skills | 1 | 3 | 400 | |

Advanced Biophysics | 1 | 6 | 500 | |

Advanced Topics in Theoretical Physics I- Renormalisation, Effective Field Theory and AdS/CFT | 1 | 6 | 600 | |

Complex network (BM) | 1 | 6 | 400 | |

Quantum Theory a | 1 | 6 | 400 | |

Quantum Theory a + b | 1 | 9 | 400 | |

Signal Processing and Noise (elective) | 1 | 6 | 300 | |

Statistical Physics a + b | 1 | 9 | 400 | |

Theory of General Relativity | 1 | 6 | 400 | |

Topics in Theoretical Physics | 6 | 400 |