Coursebooks

General physics: electromagnetism

PHYS-201(e)

Lecturer(s) :

Boyarkine Oleg

Language:

English

Summary

Introduction to electromagnetism.

Content

Electromagnetism
Electrostatics, electric field and potential. Stationary electrical currents.
Magnetostatics.
Electrical and magnetic fields in condensed matter. Polarization and
magnetization of matter. Induction, DC motor, electrical circuits with direct
currents (DC) or alternating currents (AC).

Basic of Optics: reflection, refraction, lenses, interference, diffraction

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

General physics I, II

Learning Outcomes

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

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Ex cathedra and exercises supervised in class

Assessment methods

 Written test (120 min.)

In the programs

    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      General physics: electromagnetism
    • 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: electromagnetism
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Passerelle HES - CGC, 2020-2021, Autumn semester
    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      General physics: electromagnetism
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Passerelle HES - SIE, 2020-2021, Autumn semester
    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      General physics: electromagnetism
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9  CE3 CE1101
CE1103
GRA332
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10-11     
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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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  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German