M2 Physics - Courses

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Presentation of the cours list for each semester of the M2 Physics, concepts and applications (semester 3 and 4).


Description

The academic year is divided into two semesters (Master's S3 and S4). Students are free to choose their UEs ("study units"), according to their interests.

The year is divided into two semesters (S3 and S4 of the Master's programme), each validated by a minimum of 30 ECTS credits. Students can choose their teaching units freely and according to their tastes. 

Click on the titles of the courses listed below to consult their individual course descriptions. Finally, you can consult the schedule and timetables pages to further personalize your academic programme! 

This semester, divided into two 9-week periods (3a and 3b), is validated by a minimum of 30 ECTS credits. Each proposed module corresponds to 24 hours of in-class instruction and 10 hours of tutorials, and is worth 6 ECTS.

Semester 3A
6 ECTS
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Advanced electromagnetism and optics
6 ECTS
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Advanced soft condensed matter
6 ECTS
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Advanced statistical mechanics
6 ECTS
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Advanced Computational Statistical Physics
6 ECTS
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Interacting quantum fields
6 ECTS
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Nonlinear physics and instabilities
6 ECTS
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Path integrals and applications
6 ECTS
Semester 3B
6 ECTS
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Advanced fluid mechanics and turbulence
6 ECTS
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Biophysics
6 ECTS
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Experimental project 1
6 ECTS
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Gauge theories and applications
6 ECTS
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General relativity and cosmology
6 ECTS
6 ECTS
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Nanophysics
6 ECTS
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Particle physics
6 ECTS
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Phase transitions and critical phenomena
6 ECTS

Ce semestre est également divisé en deux périodes (4a et 4b). Les 9 premières semaines sont consacrées aux cours d’option, qui permettent de valider un minimum de 9 ECTS. Chaque module proposé correspond à 18h de cours et est crédité de 3 ECTS. Après accord des responsables, les étudiants peuvent également choisir des unités d’enseignement dans d’autres orientations du Master SdM. Le semestre se termine par un stage de recherche d’une durée minimum de seize semaines qui valide 21 ECTS.

Période 4A
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Advanced mechanics
3 ECTS
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Astroparticle physics
3 ECTS
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Integrable models
3 ECTS
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Introduction to Gravitational Wave Physics
3 ECTS
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Introduction to Quantum Engineering
3 ECTS
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Large deviation theory and its main applications in physics
3 ECTS
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Geophysical Fluids: from the laboratory to planetary atmospheres
3 ECTS
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Plasma phenomena out of equilibrium
3 ECTS
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Standard model of particle physics and beyond
3 ECTS
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String theory
3 ECTS
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Physics for climate
3 ECTS
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Topological phases
3 ECTS
Période 4B