Course: Physics II

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Course title Physics II
Course code KFY/FYZ2
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements Course does not contain work placement
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Kunc Štěpán, Ing. Ph.D.
  • Šulc Miroslav, doc. RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Waves. Wave equation, harmonic waves, superposition of waves, standing waves. 2. Waves in a confined space, propagation of waves in space. Wave energy, Doppler effect. Acoustics. 3. Molecular physics, amount of substance. Introduction into thermodynamics. 4. Internal energy, heat, temperature, ideal gas law, the kinetic theory of gases. 5. Thermal processes: isochoric, isobaric, isothermal, adiabatic and polytrophic. 6. Electricity and magnetism. Introduction, electric charge. Electric current. Current density, sources and appliances, electric energy, voltage. 7. Electric resistance, Ohm's law, electric circuits, 1st and 2nd Kirchhoff's law, technical source of electric energy, resistor wiring, voltage and current measurement. 8. Electric field. Coulomb's law, Gauss's flux theorem. 9. Work in electric fields, electric potential, electric dipole, conductors in electric field, capacitance of conductors, capacitors. 10. Dielectrics in electric field, energy of electric field. Magnetic field. Lorentz's force, magnetic field, magnetic field lines, magnetic flux, Biot-Savart-Laplace's law. 11. Law of total current, Self- inductance, Ampere's force, loop in magnetic field, substances in magnetic field, magnetic field intensity, diamagnetic, paramagnetic and ferromagnetic substances. 12. Electromagnetic induction, self-induction, mutual inductance, energy of magnetic field. 13. Conduction of electricity in substances., in metals and liquids. 14. Conduction of electricity in gases and vacuum

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monological explanation (lecture, presentation,briefing)
  • Class attendance - 56 hours per semester
  • Class attendance - 14 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Waves, acoustics, molecular physics, thermodynamics, electric current, electric field, magnetic field, conduction of electric current in substances.
Basic knowledge of physics.
Basic knowledge of differential and integral calculus.

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam, Written exam

Examination is in written form, a knowledge of problems solved at seminars and of lectured topics is required.
Recommended literature
  • GIANCOLI, Douglas C. Physics: principles with applications. Global edition. Boston: Pearson, 2016. ISBN 978-1-292 05712-5.
  • Halliday, D., Resnick, R., Walker, J. Fyzika, část 1: Mechanika; část 2: Mechanika - Termodynamika. Praha: Prométheus, 2000. ISBN 81-7196-213-9.
  • Halliday D., Resnick R., Walker J. Fyzika, část 3, Elektřina a magnetismus. VUTIUM Brno, 2001.
  • Kopal, A. a kol. Fyzika II.. Liberec: TUL, 2008. ISBN 978-80-7372-311-8.
  • KOPAL, A. a kol. FYZIKA I. Liberec: TUL, 2009. ISBN 978-80-7372-477-1.
  • Kopal A. a kol. Příklady z fyziky I.. Liberec: TUL, 2008. ISBN 978-80-7372-305-7.
  • TIPPENS, Paul E. Physics. 7th ed.. Boston: McGraw-Hill Higher Education, 2007. ISBN 0-07-301267-X.

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