Who is this class for: Completion of this course requires introductory physics knowledge (qualitative understanding of concepts such as force, energy, etc.) and some basic math (basic algebra and geometry). To audit the course, no prior knowledge is required.


Created by:  The University of Tokyo

  • Hitoshi Murayama

    Taught by:  Hitoshi Murayama, Director, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Kavli IPMU), Todai Institutes for Advanced Study (TODIAS)

    MacAdams Professor of Physics, University of California, Berkeley
LevelBeginner
Commitment2-4 hours/week
Language
English, Subtitles: Russian
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
User Ratings
4.8 stars
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How It Works
Trabalho
Trabalho

Cada curso é como um livro didático interativo, com vídeos pré-gravados, testes e projetos.

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Creators
The University of Tokyo
The University of Tokyo was established in 1877 as the first national university in Japan. As a leading research university, UTokyo offers courses in essentially all academic disciplines at both undergraduate and graduate levels and conducts research across the full spectrum of academic activity.
Ratings and Reviews
Rated 4.8 out of 5 of 1,020 ratings

It is an interesting introductory course work. I enjoyed it. Thanks Coursera and Prof. Hitoshi Murayama for your kind help.

It changed me. At 65 years of age, I was thinking that I had become ancient. Thanks to this presentation on matter, anti-matter, dark matter and dark energy, it feels like my mind has undergone some inflation itself. The Professor is so good at simplification of what initially appeared so daunting a topic - quantum Physics and maths.

A very detailed and interesting course that briefly introduces and explains different laws of physics and different facts. Easy to grasp and people with non-mathematic backgrounds, unlike me, would find it easy to follow as the math is completely optional. Great work by Prof. Murayama!

Really interesting, give a brief introduction and also some awesome projects going on around the world. Love it, will come back and review.