Laboratory Work

PHYS 102 Laboratory work for the Fall Semester of the 2023 – 2024 Academic Year will start on the third week (25-29 September) of the semester, on the day indicated in your weekly schedule. It consists of three experiments to be done in the lab, and a laboratory project to be designed and conducted individually. You can download the lab manual using the link PHYS102 Lab Manual.

Please visit the laboratory web page for more information using the "Physics LAB" link at the footer.


This semester, the free online textbook "University Physics Vol. 2" by "" will be used as the textbook for the course. You do not need to buy the book. You can either use it online, or download a PDF file for each chapter. You can access "Student resources" to help you in your study. You can access the book by clicking the "openstax" link at the footer

Pencasts of Exam Solutions

You can find pencasts of the solutions to some midterm exam prepared by Dr. Oktel on youtube at " 1wq_gVQ/playlists". We hope watching the videos will be beneficial for you.

Lectures on YouTube

PHYS 102 General Physics II lectures given by Dr. Oktel in the 2016-17 Fall semester was recorded and uploaded to youtube. You can access these lectures using the YouTube link in the footer below, or through the youtube link on the Bilkent University web page. In case you miss a lecture, or if you want to review a topic, you can follow the link and watch the lectures.