Skip to page content
Return to Top

Units and Estimation

In this module, we review several concepts that many students will have already encountered in previous science and math courses including units, dimensional analysis, scientific and engineering notations, and Fermi estimations. A mastery of these concepts is essential for students interested in careers in Physics, Engineering, Medicine, and other technical fields as well as ensuring the student's future safety when working in industrial settings.  

Instructional Material

Tarleton Physics Links

Click on on one of the graphic icons and explore our website further to see what makes physics at Tarleton unique!!

Current students button Alumni button sps button
physics teaching nuclear engineering button medical physics button
tpc faculty admissions button Observatory & Planetarium
Accelerator Lab Electron Microscopy Lab TSU Physics on Facebook

 

Unique Facilities

One of the best equipped undergraduate programs in the US!!

  1. 32" Telescope 
  2. Tandem Accelerator 
  3. Electron Microscope 
  4. X-ray Diffraction System 
  5. Leybold CT System
  6. Ultrasound
  7. Laser Facility 

Research Links

We offer our students courses not generally found at smaller institutions like:

  1. Astrophysics
  2. Computational Physics
  3. Medical Physics I & II
  4. Microwave Theory
  5. Nuclear Physics
  6. Solid State Physics
  7. Principles of Nuclear Engineering
  8. Nuclear Reactor Theory
  9. Graduate Quantum Mechanics
  10. Graduate Mechanics