Coursebooks 2017-2018

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General physics II

PHYS-114

Lecturer(s) :

Dil Jan Hugo

Language:

English

Summary

The course first develops the basic laws of electricity and magnetism and illustrates the use in understanding various electromagnetic phenomena.

Content

ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM
Electric fields: electric charges and fields; Coulomb's law; Gauss's law
Electric potential and energy: potential; energy; capacitance and capacitors; dielectric materials
Magnetism: magnetic forces and fields; Ampere's law; Biot-Savart law
Electromagnetism: electromotive force; Farady's law; inductance and inductors; Maxwell's equations
Electromagnetic waves: electromagnetic spectrum; antennas

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

General Physics I

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Ex cathedra with demonstrations, exercises in class

Assessment methods

only final written exam

Supervision

Assistants Yes

Resources

Bibliography

polycopiés / course notes

In the programs

    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      General physics II
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Passerelle HES - IN, 2017-2018, Autumn semester
    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      General physics II
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Passerelle HES - SC, 2017-2018, Autumn semester
    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      General physics II
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      General physics II
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9     
9-10     
10-11 CM09
CO010
CO011
CO015
CO016
   
11-12  CE3 
12-13    
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German