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Fall 2021
Dec 07, 2023
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PHYS 193 - General Physics For Engineering II
Electrostatics: Electric charges, atomic structure, charging and induction, Coulomb’s law, the electric field and lines of force, Gauss’s law, potential and potential energy, capacitors, stored energy in capacitors. The Electric Current: Resistors, electromotive force. Magnetic Properties of Matter: Magnetic material, molecular theory of magnetism, magnetization and magnetic intensity, ferromagnetic, hysteresis. Magnetic Fields and Magnetic Forces: Magnetism and magnetic fields, magnetic flux, motion of charged particles in magnetic fields, force on a conductor, torques on current loops, Biot-Savart law, force between parallel conductors, Ampere’s law, motional electromotive force, Faraday’s law, Lenz’s law, self and mutual inductance, energy associated with inductors. Light: Nature of light, sources of light, light waves and their speed, the laws of reflection and refraction of light, absorption and illumination. Wave Phenomena: Interference, diffraction, polarization of light.
0.000 TO 3.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 3.000 Lecture hours
0.000 TO 3.000 Lab hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lab, Lecture
All Sections for this Course

Maths, Stats and Physics Department

Course Attributes:
Science Course (TUI)

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

(Undergraduate level PHYS 191 Minimum Grade of D or Undergraduate level PHYS 180 Minimum Grade of D or Undergraduate level PHYS 181 Minimum Grade of D or Undergraduate level PHYS 101 Minimum Grade of D) and (Undergraduate level PHYS 192 Minimum Grade of D or Undergraduate level PHYS 103 Minimum Grade of D)

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