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Astronomy Education, Cosmology, Fundamentals, Galaxies, Historical Astronomy, Instrumentation, Milky Way, Solar System, Space Exploration, Stars

Education Foundations

Achievement, Alternative Conceptions, Assessment, Behavior, Cognition, Communication, Learning Theory, Problem Solving, Research Design & Methodology, Sample Population, Societal Issues, Student Characteristics, Teacher Characteristics

Electricity & Magnetism

General, Electrostatics, Electric Fields and Potential, Capacitance, Resistance, Electromotive Force and Current, DC Circuits, Magnetic Materials, Magnetic Fields and Forces, Inductance, Electromagnetic Induction, AC Circuits, Semiconductors and Tubes, Electromagnetic Radiation

General Physics

Collections, Computational Physics, Curriculum, Equipment, General, History, Measurement/Units, Philosophy, Physics Education Research, Properties of Matter, Scientific Reasoning

Modern Physics

Atomic Physics, Biophysics, Condensed Matter, Elementary Particles, General, Medical Physics, Nanoscience, Nuclear Physics, Plasma Physics

Oscillations & Waves

Acoustics, General, Instruments, Oscillations, Resonance, Sound Reproduction, Wave Motion

Quantum Physics

General, Foundations and Measurements, Probability, Waves, and Interference, Bound State Systems, Scattering and Unbound Systems, Approximation Techniques, Quantum Experiments

Thermo & Stat Mech

General, Thermal Properties of Matter, First Law, Second and Third Law, Probability, Ensembles, Models, Phase Transitions, Kinetic and Diffusive Processes, Statistical Physics

  Classical Mechanics

General, Motion in One Dimension, Motion in Two Dimensions, Relative Motion, Newton's First Law, Newton's Second Law, Newton's Third Law, Statics of Rigid Bodies, Applications of Newton's Laws, Gravity, Work and Energy, Linear Momentum, Rotational Dynamics

Education Practices

Active Learning, Careers, Classroom Management, Curriculum Development, Informal Education, Instructional Material Design, Learning Environment, Pedagogy, Professional Development, Teacher Preparation, Technology, Recruitment

Fluid Mechanics

Dynamics of Fluids, General, Statics of Fluids

Mathematical Tools

Algebra, Trig and Pre-cal, Vector Algebra, Calculus, Coordinate Systems, Series and Functions, Probability


Color, Diffraction, General, Geometrical Optics, Interference, Modern Optics, Photometry, Polarization, The Eye

Other Sciences

Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Science, Geoscience, Life Sciences, Mathematics, Meteorology, None


Special Relativity, General Relativity, Reference Frames, Spacetime Fundamentals, Miscellaneous