Minnesota State University Moorhead Dr. Cabanela's
Online Course Materials

This page provides links to online course materials for some of the classes I have taught in recent years. They will likely prove most useful to my students although other educators may find some use for them (no guarantees).

Fall 2017

Spring 2017

Fall 2016

Spring 2016

  • Astronomy 362:"Galactic and Extragalactic Astrophysics" [3 credits]
  • Honors 324 (on D2L):"Life and Death in the Universe" [3 credits]
  • Physics 201L (on D2L): "College Physics I (Lab Component)"
  • Physics 342: "Introduction to Research" [1 credit]
  • Physics 350:"Computational Physics" [3 credits] (Co-Instructor)

Fall 2015

Spring 2015

  • Astronomy 104 (on D2L):"Stellar Astronomy" [3 credits]
  • Physics 161L (on D2L): "College Physics II (Lab Component)"
  • Physics 322:"Elementary Modern Physics" [3 credits] [No Longer Online]
  • Physics 306 (on D2L):"Experimental Physics II" [3 credits] (Co-Instructor)
  • Physics 350: "Computational Physics" [3 credits] (Co-Instructor) [No Longer Online]

Fall 2014

Spring 2014

  • Astronomy 104 (on D2L):"Stellar Astronomy" [3 credits] [No Longer Online]
  • Astronomy 362:"Galactic and Extragalactic Astrophysics" [3 credits] [No Longer Online]
  • Physics 350: "Computational Physics" [3 credits] (Co-Instructor) [No Longer Online]
  • Physics 370: "Electrodynamic Theory" [4 credits] [No Longer Online]

Fall 2013

  • Astronomy 102 (on D2L):"Solar System Astronomy" [3 credits] [No Longer Online]
  • Astronomy 361:"Stellar Astrophysics" [3 credits] [No Longer Online]
  • Physics 399: "Thermal Physics" [3 credits] [No Longer Online]

Spring 2013

  • Astronomy 104 (on Moodle):"Stellar Astronomy" [3 credits] [No Longer Online]
  • Astronomy 390 (on D2L):"Observational Astronomy" [3 credits] [No Longer Online]
  • Physics 350 [No Longer Online]: "Computational Physics" [3 credits] (Lab Instructor) [No Longer Online]

Fall 2012

  • Astronomy 102 (on Moodle) [No Longer Online]:"Solar System Astronomy" [3 credits]
  • Physics 200L (Section 3) [No Longer Online]:"General Physics I Lab" [1 credit]
  • Physics 305 [No Longer Online]:"Experimental Physics I" [2 credits]
  • Physics 342 [No Longer Online]: "Introduction to Research" [1 credit]

Spring 2012

  • Astronomy 104 [No Longer Online]: "Solar System Astronomy" [3 credits]
  • Astronomy 390 [No Longer Online]: "Galactic and Extragalactic Astrophysics" [3 credits]
  • Physics 315 [No Longer Online]: "Physics Seminar" [1 credit]
  • Physics 370 [No Longer Online]: "Electromagnetic Theory" [4 credits]

Fall 2011

  • Astronomy 102 [No Longer Online]: "Solar System Astronomy" [3 credits]
  • Physics 200L (Section 1) [No Longer Online]: "General Physics I (Lab Component)" [1 credit]
  • Physics 305 [No Longer Online]: "Experimental Physics I" [2 credits]
  • Astronomy / Physics 410 [No Longer Online]: "Stellar Astrophysics" [3 credits]

Spring 2011 (ON SABBATICAL)

Fall 2010

  • Astronomy 102 [No Longer Online]:"Solar System Astronomy" [3 credits]
  • Physics 305 [No Longer Online]:"Experimental Physics I" [2 credits]
  • Physics 315 [No Longer Online]: "Physics Seminar" [1 credit]
  • Physics 342 [No Longer Online]: "Introduction to Research" [1 credit]
  • Honors 390 [No Longer Online]: "Life and Death in the Universe" [3 credits]

Spring 2010

  • Astronomy 104 [No Longer Online]: "Stellar Astronomy" [3 credits]
  • Physics 161L (Section 3) [No Longer Online]: "College Physics II (Lab Component)"
  • Physics 370 [No Longer Online]: "Electromagnetic Theory" [4 credits]

Fall 2009

  • Astronomy 102 [No Longer Online]: "Solar System Astronomy" [3 credits]
  • Physics 160L (Sections 7 and 8) [No Longer Online]: "College Physics I (Lab Component)"
  • Astronomy / Physics 410 ) [No Longer Online]: "Astrophysics" [3 credits]

Spring 2009

  • Astronomy 104 [No Longer Online]: "Stellar Astronomy" [3 credits]
  • Physics 201L (Section 3) [No Longer Online]: "General Physics II (Lab Component)"
  • Physics 322 [No Longer Online]: "Modern Physics" [3 credits]
  • Physics 350 [No Longer Online]:"Computational Methods for Physical Sciences" [3 credits]

Fall 2008

  • Astronomy 102 [No Longer Online]: "Solar System Astronomy" [3 credits]
  • Physics 160L (Section 3) [No Longer Online]: "College Physics I (Lab Component)"
  • Physics 305 [No Longer Online]: "Experimental Physics I" [2 credits]
  • Physics 342 [No Longer Online]: "Introduction to Research" [1 credits]

Spring 2008

  • Astronomy 104 [No Longer Online]: "Stellar Astronomy" [3 credits]
  • Physics 370 [No Longer Online]: "Electromagnetic Theory" [4 credits]


Fall 2007

  • Astronomy 102 [No Longer Online]: "Solar System Astronomy" [3 credits]
  • Physics 160L [No Longer Online]: "College Physics I (Lab Component)"
  • Physics 305 [No Longer Online]: "Experimental Physics I" [2 credits]
  • Astronomy / Physics 410 [No Longer Online]: "Astrophysics" [3 credits]

Spring 2007

  • Astronomy 104 [No Longer Online]: "Stellar Astronomy" [3 credits]
  • Physics 161L [No Longer Online]: "College Physics II (Lab Component)"
  • Physics 350 [No Longer Online]:"Computational Methods for Physical Sciences" [3 credits]

Fall 2006

  • Astronomy 102 [No Longer Online]: "Solar System Astronomy" [3 credits]
  • Physics 160L [No Longer Online]: "College Physics I (Lab Component)"
  • Physics 305 [No Longer Online]: "Experimental Physics I" [2 credits]