cod. 1000980

Academic year 2012/13
2° year of course - First semester
Academic discipline
Fisica sperimentale (FIS/01)
Discipline fisiche
Type of training activity
90 hours
of face-to-face activities
9 credits
hub: PARMA
course unit
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Learning objectives

To provide the second year students of Physics with the basic concepts of electromagnetism and optics


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Course unit content

Electrostatics and magnetostatics in vacuum and in materials. Electrodynamics. Electromagnetic waves. Wave optics.

Full programme

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- C. Mencuccini e V. Silvestrini: Fisica II (Elettromagnetismo-Ottica). Liguori Ed.
- R. Caciuffo e S. Melone, “Fisica Generale”, Vol. 2, Masson, Milano
- R. P. Feynman, R. B. Leighton, M. Sands: The Feynman Lectures on Physics,
vol 2
- Halliday, Resnick, Krane, Fisica 2, Casa Ed. Ambrosiana.

Teaching methods

Frontal lectures and exercises

Assessment methods and criteria

Tests during the course and final oral examination or final test and final oral examination

Other information

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