Hello all, I am currently a second year engineering physics major, specializing in Nuclear Engineering. What would be the best Math and Physics courses to get an idea of what fusion engineering and/or Plasma physics is like (My university does not offer any formal fusion engineering classes)? I am planning on going five years for undergrad, so I have a bit of flexibility of taking extra courses in addition to those required for my major.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Math Required for Major:

Calc I-IV

Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations

Vector Analysis for Engineers

Partial Differential Equations and Boundary Value Problems

Introductory Linear Algebra

The physics requirement seems to be pretty much the same as about any other physics undergrad program. If needed I'll list the courses (but there are quite a few!)

In addition to the required Courses, my university also offers these courses every year:

Elementary Particle Physics

Atomic and Molecular Physics

Nuclear Physics

Condensed Matter Physics

Computational Physics

There are a few other courses that seem to be offered sporadically, but I can't find any details on them except for the call number for the course. If I take the graduate level quantum mechanics, then those courses appear more often, but due to time and scheduling issues I do not believe I would have a chance to take them ( I would be taking the grad level quantum mechanics in my fifth year). Thanks for any suggerstions!

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# Courses Suggested Math and Physics Courses for Plasma physics/Fusion Engineering?

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