PHYS-106(en) / 6 credits

Teacher: Hirschmann Michaela

Language: English


Summary

Students acquire the abilities to analyze physical systems through the lens of thermodynamics, statistical physics, and special relativity.

Content

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

General Physics I

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Formulate a physical model
  • Develop a know-how to solve a problem
  • Structure models in terms of differentials equations
  • Apply simpliflying assumptions to describe an experience
  • Estimate orders of magnitude
  • Distinguish the theoretical models describing Natural phenomena
  • Contextualise theoretical models in every day life
  • Formulate physical models

Transversal skills

  • Use a work methodology appropriate to the task.

Teaching methods

in-person and online lectures, in-person discussions, exercises

Assessment methods

written exam

Resources

Moodle Link

Prerequisite for

General physics III

In the programs

  • Semester: Spring
  • Number of places: 214
  • Exam form: Written (summer session)
  • Subject examined: General physics : thermodynamics (English)
  • Lecture: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Semester: Spring
  • Number of places: 214
  • Exam form: Written (summer session)
  • Subject examined: General physics : thermodynamics (English)
  • Lecture: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Semester: Spring
  • Number of places: 214
  • Exam form: Written (summer session)
  • Subject examined: General physics : thermodynamics (English)
  • Lecture: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Semester: Spring
  • Number of places: 214
  • Exam form: Written (summer session)
  • Subject examined: General physics : thermodynamics (English)
  • Lecture: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Semester: Spring
  • Number of places: 214
  • Exam form: Written (summer session)
  • Subject examined: General physics : thermodynamics (English)
  • Lecture: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Semester: Spring
  • Number of places: 214
  • Exam form: Written (summer session)
  • Subject examined: General physics : thermodynamics (English)
  • Lecture: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Semester: Spring
  • Number of places: 214
  • Exam form: Written (summer session)
  • Subject examined: General physics : thermodynamics (English)
  • Lecture: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Semester: Spring
  • Number of places: 214
  • Exam form: Written (summer session)
  • Subject examined: General physics : thermodynamics (English)
  • Lecture: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9     
9-10   CE1 
10-11    
11-12    
12-13   CE1 
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18  CE1101
CE1103
CO120
CO121
CO122
  
18-19    
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     

Wednesday, 17h - 19h: Exercise, TP CE1101
CE1103
CO120
CO121
CO122

Thursday, 9h - 12h: Lecture CE1

Thursday, 12h - 13h: Exercise, TP CE1