Course detail

Physics I

FAST-GB01Acad. year: 2017/2018

Physical quantities and equations, vector analysis in physics, kinematics and dynamics of a point mass, rectilinear motion and rotational motion, work, power and energy, impulse of force, momentum, momentum of force, angular momentum, the system of particles, rigid body, centre of mass, equilibrium, motion of a body, kinetic energy of a rigid body, moment of inertia, work and power of rotating body, the gravitational field, intensity and potential of a gravitational field, the motion of planets, the harmonic oscillator, proper vibrations, damped and forced vibrations, addition and analysis of vibrations, Doppler's effect and its applications.

Department

Institute of Physics (FYZ)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The knowledge and practical experience in physical domens: Newtonian mechanics and mechanical vibrations.

Prerequisites

Basic knowledge of secondary school physics, high school mathematics, derivatives, integrals, fundamental differential equations.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Koktavý B.: Mechanika hmotného bodu. VUTIUM Brno, 1998. (CS)
Koktavý B.: Mechanické kmity a vlnění. CERM Brno, 1999. (CS)
Ficker T.: Fyzikální praktikum. CERM Brno, 1999. (CS)
Šikula J.: Mechanika tuhých těles. CERM Brno, 2001. (CS)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Kinematics of a point mass.
2. Dynamics of a point mass.
3. Equation for motion for inertial and non-inertial systems.
4. Work power and energy.
5. Impulse of force,momentum of force.
6. The system of particles,rigid body.
7. Dynamics of a rigid body,work, kinetic energy.
8. The gravitational field,intensity and potential.
9. The motions of planets.
10.The harmonic oscilator.
11.Damped and forced vibrations.
12.Addition and analysis of vibrations.
13.Mechanical waves, travelling wave and standing wave in a row of points, spatial waves, velocity of wave propagation in matter. Doppler's effect and its applications.

Aims

To obtain the elementary knowledge and practical experience in physical domens: Particles in motion,Newtonian mechanics, mechanical vibrations.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme B-K-C-GK Bachelor's

    branch G , 1. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory

  • Programme B-P-C-GK Bachelor's

    branch G , 1. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory
    branch GI , 1. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory

  • Programme B-K-C-GK Bachelor's

    branch GI , 1. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

seminars

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

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