Peter Siegel

Professor Emeritus

Physics Department
California State Polytechnic University
Pomona, CA 91768, USA
Fax (909) 869-5090
e-mail: pbsiegel@cpp.edu
Full Time in Winter Quarters (FERP)

Office location

My office will be in the College of Science building 8, room to be determined for Winter 2015
Visitors from off campus can consult the campus map.

Tentative Winter 2015 Schedule :

Phy131H: General Physics Honors (Mechanics), TuTh 4-5:15, in Room 8-241
Phy432L: Nuclear Physics Laboratory, Tu 1-4 and Th 1-4, in Room 4-3-567
Bio431: Radiation Biology Lecture, MWF 11-12, in Room 8-35
Bio431L: Radiation Biology Laboratory, F 8-11, in Rooms 8-35 and 4-3-567

Office Hours: To be determined

Tentative Classroom Materials for Winter 2015

Phy131H: Tentative Syllabus
Phy432L: Tentative Syllabus, Laboratory Manual
Bio431: Tentative Syllabus, lecture notes and lab experiments


Other Classroom Materials and Activities:
Supplementary Physics Lecture Notes for first and second year physics, Phy131, Phy132, Phy133, Phy234: Supplementary Notes
Online Integer Problems: Phy131 (Mechanics), Phy132 (Fluids, Gravity, Oscillations, Waves, Thermodynamics), Phy133 (Electricity and Magnetism)
Phy404 (High Energy Physics from Spring 2011): Syllabus, Notes on Quantum Formalism, lecture notes and videos.
Phy404 (High Energy Physics from Spring 2012): Syllabus, lecture notes and videos, Homework Problems.
Phy404 (Computational Nuclear-Particle Physics from Spring 2013): Syllabus, lecture notes and videos, Assignments.
Click here to go to the Cal Poly Virtual Radiation Laboratory
Phy432: Click here for the Radiation Physics Laboratory Manual: Laboratory Manual.
Bio431: Radiation Biology lecture notes and lab experiments,
Phy303H:Textbook
Phy409 (Computational Physics): Lecture Notes, Simple Commands, Example Programs,
CD for controlled breathing: breathing cd 12 bpm
Phy131L: Laboratory Experiments
Phy235L Modern Physics laboratory manual: Phy235L Lab Manual

Cal Poly links: e-mail server, class schedule, room search, bronco direct.

For experiments that meet the 4th grade California Content Standards, click on Electricity and Magnetism Experiments
Science 210 Laboratory Experiments: Sci210 Experiments Classroom Activities for K-6 grades!!(1 - 27), Classroom Activities for K-6 grades!!(28-60). Winter04 Classroom Activities 1, Winter04 Classroom Activities 2. Spring04 Classroom Reports 1, Spring04 Classroom Reports 2.

Some Linux Commands .
Bio200 materials: Data for Download .


Preprint on Heart Rate Variability:
Click here for a preprint (pdf format) of Nonstationary time series analysis of heart rate variability


Classroom Projects


Personal Info

Web links

Particle Data Group
Nuclear Energy Level Diagrams (TUNL)
Los Alamos Isotope Data Bank
Table of isotopes (Brookhaven Nat Lab)
LBL Nuclear Data
Table of Gamma Energies (Korea)
NIST Atomic Data
Mass Attenuation Coefficients Table for elements
Mass Attenuation Coefficients Table for other materials
PC Interface Information
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