DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY AND BIOTECHNOLOGY "LAZZARO SPALLANZANI"
24 lesson hours
The exam can be taken only by students who passed the exam of Mathematics.
Learning and mastering the basic notions of classical physics.
Acoustics and optics. Law of propagation of elastic waves. Characteristics of sound. Doppler effect. Laws of reflection and refraction. Spherical refracting surface. Thin lenses. Simple and compound microscope and their magnification. Field depth and resolving power of the microscope. Visual acuity. Convergence defects. Electricity and magnetism. Electric charge. Electric field. Electric capacity. Direct current. Ohm’s law. Thermal effect of current. Electrolytic conductors. Electrolysis: Faraday’s laws. Electrophoresis. Magnetic effect of current. Electromagnetic induction.
Teacher-led lectures and exercises.
Reccomended or required readings
F. Borsa, A. Lascialfari, A.M. Gueli, Principi di Fisica, Edises
Other textbooks (English editions available)
J.S. Walker, Fondamenti di Fisica, Pearson
D.C. Giancoli, Fisica, C.E.A.
D. Halliday, R. Resnick, J. Walker, Fondamenti di Fisica, C.E.A.
The exam consists of a written test. The test consists of simple problems and open-ended questions and covers the subjects of the whole course (Part1 + Part 2)
The educational offer is completed by a tutorial project.
Sustainable development goals - Agenda 2030