Physics (1ΚΠ05 )
Instructor : Alexandros Vavoulas
Course typeCompulsory
Semester1
TermFall Semester
ECTS5
Teaching hours4
Laboratory hours
Description
Newtonian Mechanics, Introduction to differential equations of Physics, velocity, acceleration, Universal Law of gravitation, Momentum, Angular momentum, Torque, Potential Energy, Work, Power, Newton’s Laws, An harmonic oscillator, Electromagnetic filed, Bohr’s quantum theory, Optics.
Course objectives
  • Comprehension of the basic principles of mechanics and electromagnetism (mathematical tools and methods, physical quantities, units, terminology).
  • Application of the above to unknown problems.
  • Application of the above to certain aspects of biomedical science.
Textbooks/Bibliography
  • Hugh D. Young, Πανεπιστημιακή Φυσική-Τόμος Β', "ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ ΠΑΠΑΖΗΣΗ ΑΕΒΕ, 1η εκδ./1994   ΑΘΗΝΑ, 29457
  • Σ. Κωνσταντινίδης, Ν. Ντρίβας, Λ. Πρελορέντζος, Π. Δεμερντζής, Φυσική Ι, Μηχανική & Σύγχρονη Φυσική, 1η/2007 ΑΘΗΝΑ 1358
  • Λ. Ρεσβάνης, Α. Φίλιππας, Θεμελιώδης Πανεπιστημιακή Φυσική, 1η/1981, ΑΘΗΝΑ 48505
  • Young, Hugh D. Sears and Zemansky's university physics: with modern physics. 13th ed
  • D. Halliday, R. Resnick, Fundamentals of Physics, John Wiley and Sons
  • R. Serway, J. Jewett, Physics for Scientists and Engineers
  • M. Spiegel, Theory and problems of Theoretical Mechanics, McGrow-Hill Book Company
Assessment method
Written examinations at the end of the semester