PHYSICS 1

Degree course: 
Corso di First cycle degree in MATHEMATICS
Academic year when starting the degree: 
2016/2017
Year: 
1
Academic year in which the course will be held: 
2016/2017
Course type: 
Basic compulsory subjects
Credits: 
10
Period: 
Second semester
Standard lectures hours: 
80
Detail of lecture’s hours: 
Lesson (80 hours)
Requirements: 

Basic knowledge of analysis and trigonometry.

Final Examination: 
Orale
Assessment: 
Voto Finale

Aims and outcomes
To provide fundamentals notions of classical particle mechanics and thermodynamics

Program
Principles of mechanics. Rectilinear motion. Motion in presence of: i) constant force, ii) force dependent on position, iii) force proportional to the velocity. Free fall. Harmonic oscillations. Projectile motion. Circular uniform motion. Collisions. Kepler’s laws. The hydrogen atom. Pendulum. Forced and damped oscillations. Coupled oscillators.
END OF THE COURSE FOR CHEMISTRY STUDENTS
Temperature and heat. Principles of thermodynamics. Kinetic theory of gases.

Teaching methods
Front lectures

Textbook and references
E-learning and one text of general physics like: Gettys, “Physics: classical and modern”, Mc-Graw Hill

Final examination
Wriiten and oral exam

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Borrowers