FYSS9470 Research Training (10 cr)
Research training is a supervised experimental or theoretical project work that can take place outside University. Research training can be linked to Master’s thesis work and it can feature for example designing an experimental setup, programming or deriving demanding theoretical results for the thesis. It can also be a literature survey from the given topic. Research training topics can be requested from the staff of the Physics Department.
At the end of this course, students will be able to
- describe the physics and ongoing research within a specified topic of research
- define and outline a research problem based on given assignment and information retrieved from the given research topic
- apply their skills and knowledge of physics to solve physics problems in practice
- write a technical research report that gives an objective and reliable answer to the following questions: What was studied? Why it was studied? How it was studied? What are the results? What are your conclusions based on these results?
Description of prerequisites
Independent study (10 cr)
Independent study, research report