PH1101 Physics I

Objectives:

This course  introduces the student  the concepts of Optics, electricity and magnetism  in  engineering problems
 

Pre-requisite:

None
 

Credit Hours:

3
 

Contact Hours:

45 hours of Lectures
15 hours of Assignments/Tutorials
 

Course Marks

80%  Final Exam
20% Course Work
 

Text & References

Frederick J Bueche, David A Jerde,, “Principles of Physics”, McGraw-Hill
 

Description:

Reflection and refraction of light lens systems; light and electromagnetic waves. Electric charges and currents, electric and magnetic fields, capacitance, inductance, resistance. Maxwell’s equations, electromagnetic oscillations and wave.
 

Outlines

Electric Forces and Fields
Electric Potential
Direct current circuits
Magnetism
Electromagnetic
Alternating current circuits
Electromagnetic
Geometric optics
Wave optics
Optical devices
Energy levels and atomic spectra