Physics II (part 1) - NUFY007
Title in English: Fyzika II (1.část) Laboratory of General Physics Education (32-KVOF) Faculty of Mathematics and Physics from 2003 summer 9 summer s.:4/2 C+Ex [hours/week] unlimited unlimited not taught Czech full-time
Guarantor: doc. RNDr. Ivan Ošťádal, CSc.doc. RNDr. Miloš Rotter, CSc. Physics > Teaching
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Last update: T_KVOF (16.05.2003)
Electricity and magnetism from the Coulomb law to Maxwell equations. Electrostatics. Stationary electric field and electric current. Stationary and kvasistationary magnetic field. Transient phenomena and alternatig current. Nonstationary electromagnetic field. The course is for students of Mathematics and Physics (1st year) and Physics and Computer Science (2nd year) of Teachers Education for secondary schools, upper grade.
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Last update: T_KVOF (16.05.2003)
Electrostatics

Electric charge, Coulomb's law, intensity of electric field, electrostatic potential, Gauss's law, electric dipole, electric field of conductors, capacitance, capacitor, Millikan's experiment, electrostatic field of dielectrics, permitivity of materials.

Differential vector operators, non-linear coordinates.

Stationary electric field, electric current

Continuity equation, Ohm's law, Joule heating, electric circuits of steady current, electromotive force, Kirchhoff's laws, methods of solution of electric circuits.

Stationary and quasi-stationary magnetic field

Magnetic field induction, Biot-Savart's law, Amper's theorem, vector potential, force effect of magnetic field, Faraday's law, electromagnetic induction, self and mutual inductance, magnetic field of materials, magnetic circuit.

Circuits of alternating current

Quasi-stationary circuits, transient phenomena, generation of alternating current, complex expression of alternating current and voltage, power of alternating current, solutions of alternating circuits, eddy currents, Kelvin's skin effect.

Time-dependent electromagnetic field

Maxwell's laws and their solutions, Poynting's law, propagation of electromagnetic waves.

Dielectric and magnetic properties of materials

Mechanisms of electrical polarisation, Claussius-Mossotti's relation, microscopic nature of magnetism, diamagnetism, paramagnetism, electrically and magnetically ordered materials.

Electrical conductivity of materials

Current propagation through gases, liquids and solids.