Faculty Stories: Peter Siegel, Ph.D.

Title: Professor

Department: Physics and Astronomy
Office: 8-215
Phone: 909-869-4029
Email: pbsiegel@cpp.edu

Course: PHY131– General Physics
Required Textbooks:
Nuclear Radiation Laboratory manual*   
Radiation Biology Laboratory manuals plus lecture notes*
Cost: $0
*Available online for free

Course: PHY 432L
Required Textbooks
Nuclear Radiation Laboratory -- Required Manual and Required for all Physics majors
Manual cost to students from bookstore: $15.00
Cost of online edition/material: $0
Savings per student: $15.00
The material is available free of cost to students through the faculty's website:
Siegel, Peter. Nuclear Radiation laboratory Manual: www.csupomona.edu/~pbsiegel/phy432/labman/manual.html

Course: BIO 431/431L
Required Textbook:
Radiation Biology Manual/Textbook
Manual cost to students from bookstore: $25.00
Cost of online edition/material: $0
Savings per student: $25.00
The material is available free of cost to students through the faculty's website:
Siegel, Peter. Radiation Biology Manual/Text (Co-written with Sephir Eskandari): www.csupomona.edu/~pbsiegel/bio431/lectures.html

Course: PHY 133
Required Textbook:
Lecture notes/text and online homework problems -- Required for all Engineering/math/chem/CS/physics majors

Note: the savings below only applies to students who took Phy131 and Phy132 outside of Cal Poly and would need to buy the regular text for the course.

Text and online homework cost to students:
$100-$200
Cost of online edition/material: $0
Potential Savings per student: $200.00
The material is available free of cost to students through the faculty's website:
Siegel, Peter. Phy133 lecture notes/text: www.csupomona.edu/~pbsiegel/supnotes/notes130.html
Siegel, Peter. Phy133 online integer homework problems: www.csupomona.edu/~pbsiegel/physprobs/ponline133.html

Course: PHY131 and PHY132
Same potential savings as PHY133 if the students don't have to buy the regular text for the course.

Note: All the material is linked from my homepage: www.csupomona.edu/~pbsiegel