Prospective Student Curriculum DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN PHYSICS (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Curriculum

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN PHYSICS (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Level Doctoral
Faculty / Institute FACULTY OF SCIENCE
Website http://www.sc.mahidol.ac.th

Degree Designation

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY(PHYSICS)

Additional advantages of the programme

Good Research recognition, Financial support, and Ready for job opportunity.

Admission Requirements

								   
											
							 A candidate must:
A candidate in Ph.D. Program plan 2.1

1. Hold a Masters degree in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Geology, 
  General Science, Engineering or related fields with a minimum grade point average of 3.50

2. Have and English Proficiency Examination score as the requirement of Faculty of Graduate Studies

3. Applicant with other qualifications may be considered by the Program Director, committee, and the Dean of Faculty of Graduate Studies



A candidate in Ph.D. Program plan 2.2

1.Hold a Bachelors degree in Physics, Chemistry or Mathematics with  a minimum grade point
average of 3.50

2. Have and English Proficiency Examination score as the requirement of Faculty of Graduate Studies

3. Applicant with other qualifications may be considered by the Program Director, committee, and the Dean of Faculty of Graduate Studies							 							 							 
							 
							 

Curriculum Structure

Plan 2
For students with Masters Degree
Required Courses 6            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 6            Credits
Dissertation 36            Credits
Total not less than 48            Credits
For students with Bachelors Degree
Required Courses 18            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 6            Credits
Dissertation 48            Credits
Total not less than 72            Credits

Job Option after Graduation


- Research and academic positions in private sectors, government offices and universities.
- Industrial segments in Applied Physics.
- SME Businesses in Applied Physics.

Course Requirements

Plan 2

Required Courses Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
SCPY502 : CLASSICAL MECHANICS 3
SCPY503 : QUANTUM MECHANICS 3
SCPY504 : THERMODYNAMICS AND STATISTICAL PHYSICS 3
SCPY507 : CLASSICAL ELECTRODYNAMICS 3
SCPY508 : CONTEMPORARY PHYSICS 3
SCPY598 : SEMINAR IN PHYSICS III 1
SCPY599 : SEMINAR IN PHYSICS IV 1
SCPY600 : SEMINAR IN PHYSICS V 1
   For students with Master's degree
SCPY508 : CONTEMPORARY PHYSICS 3
SCPY598 : SEMINAR IN PHYSICS III 1
SCPY599 : SEMINAR IN PHYSICS IV 1
SCPY600 : SEMINAR IN PHYSICS V 1
Elective Courses Credit
   
SCPY505 : MATHEMATICAL METHODS FOR PHYSICISTS 3
SCPY510 : ADVANCED MATHEMATICAL METHODS FOR PHYSICISTS 3
SCPY570 : SIGNAL AND IMAGE PROCESSING 3
SCPY571 : PARALLEL PROGRAMMING 3
SCPY574 : NUMERICAL METHODS FOR DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS 3
SCPY576 : SCIENTIFIC VISUALIZATION 3
SCPY612 : COMPUTATIONAL PHYSICS I 3
SCPY613 : COMPUTATIONAL PHYSICS II 3
   
SCPY517 : FLUID MECHANICS 3
SCPY523 : CLASSICAL FIELD THEORY 3
SCPY575 : COMPUTATIONAL FLUID DYNAMICS 3
SCPY614 : ADVANCED FLUID MECHANICS 3
SCPY646 : FRACTALS AND CHAOS 3
SCPY647 : NONLINEAR WAVES 3
SCPY648 : COMPUTATIONAL NONLINEAR PHENOMENA 3
SCPY655 : COMPLEX SYSTEMS 3
SCPY686 : SELECTED TOPICS IN NONLINEAR PHENOMENA 3
   
SCPY511 : ATOMIC AND MOLECULAR PHYSICS 3
SCPY519 : NUCLEAR PHYSICS 3
SCPY522 : ADVANCED QUANTUM MECHANICS 3
SCPY611 : ADVANCED ATOMIC PHYSICS 3
SCPY620 : NON-PERTURBATIVE METHODS IN QUANTUM FIELD THEORY 3
SCPY621 : SUPERSYMMETRY IN FIELD THEORY AND STRING 3
SCPY637 : MOLECULAR SIMULATION 3
SCPY638 : MOLECULAR QUANTUM MECHANICS 3
SCPY639 : QUANTUM FIELD THEORY 3
SCPY640 : THEORY OF MANY-PARTICLE SYSTEMS 3
   
SCPY515 : ELECTRICAL MATERIALS 3
SCPY516 : ELECTRONIC DEVICES AND CIRCUITS 3
SCPY521 : PHYSICS OF SEMICONDUCTOR 3
SCPY543 : SURFACE AND INTERFACE PHYSICS 3
SCPY642 : DIFFRACTION TECHNIQUES 3
SCPY643 : THIN FILM PHYSICS AND TECHNOLOGY 3
SCPY650 : PLASMA TECHNOLOGIES AND APPLICATIONS 3
SCPY651 : SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES 3
SCPY652 : SUPERCONDUCTIVITY 3
SCPY653 : SPECIAL METHODS IN THEORETICAL SUPERCONDUCTIVITY 3
SCPY657 : ADVANCED CONDENSED MATTER PHYSICS 3
SCPY683 : SELECTED TOPICS IN THIN FILM AND SURFACE PHYSICS 3
   
SCPY524 : FOURIER OPTICS 3
SCPY525 : PHOTONICS 3
SCPY636 : OPTOELECTRONICS 3
SCPY645 : LASER THEORY 3
SCPY685 : SELECTED TOPICS IN LASER APPLICATIONS 3
   
SCPY526 : QUANTUM OPTICS 3
SCPY527 : MATHEMATICS FOR QUANTUM INFORMATION 3
SCPY528 : QUANTUM INFORMATION 3
SCPY529 : TOPICS IN QUANTUM INFORMATION 3
   
SCPY531 : COSMIC RAYS 3
SCPY532 : GALACTIC ASTRONOMY 3
SCPY533 : ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS 3
SCPY534 : SOLAR PHYSICS 3
SCPY535 : GENERAL RELATIVITY 3
SCPY649 : PLASMA PHYSICS 3
SCPY680 : SELECTED TOPICS IN ASTROPHYSICS 3
SCPY681 : SELECTED TOPICS IN ASTRONOMY 3
   
SCPY561 : FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOPHYSICS 3
SCPY562 : MODELING AND SIMULATION IN BIOPHYSICS 3
SCPY668 : CONTEMPORARY BIOPHYSICS 3
   
SCPY581 : GEOPHYSICAL PROSPECTING: POTENTIAL FIELD METHODS 3
SCPY582 : GEOPHYSICAL PROSPECTING: ELECTROMAGNETIC METHODS 3
SCPY583 : GEOPHYSICAL PROSPECTING: SEISMIC METHODS 3
SCPY584 : ADVANCED SEISMIC EXPLORATION 3
SCPY585 : INTRODUCTORY SEISMOLOGY 3
SCPY586 : APPLIED MODERN SEISMOLOGY 3
SCPY587 : EARTHQUAKE SOURCE THEORY 3
SCPY630 : PHYSICS OF THE SOLID EARTH 3
SCPY670 : INVERSE THEORY AND APPLICATIONS 3
SCPY684 : SELECTED TOPICS IN GEOPHYSICS 3
   
SCPY626 : PHYSICS EDUCATION 3
SCPY627 : DATA ANALYSIS IN PHYSICS EDUCATION 3
SCPY628 : PHYSICS CONCEPTS AND MISCONCEPTION 3
SCPY682 : SELECTED TOPICS IN PHYSICS EDUCATION 3
   
SCPY687 : SELECTED TOPICS IN PHYSICS 3
SCPY688 : SELECTED TOPICS IN APPLIED PHYSICS 3
Dissertation Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
SCPY799 : DISSERTATION 48
   For students with Master's degree
SCPY699 : DISSERTATION 36