[ TPBPBUEGRU4 ] UE Fundamentals of Physics IV (Atomic/Subatomic Physics)

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
1,5 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year Physics Peter Zeppenfeld 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Technical Physics 2013W
Objectives Exercise on the most important concepts of atomic and subatomic physics. Introduction to the scientific approach and methods of solving problems in physics. Application of these methods to specific physical systems.
Subject Radiation laws; basic experiments and fundamental concepts of quantum mechanics; particle-wave duality; Schrödinger equation and its application; atoms with one and many electrons; spin, Pauli principle, periodic table; chemical bonding and molecules; atomic and molecular spectra; quantum optics; basics of nuclear and elementary particle physics.
Criteria for evaluation (1) number of successfully solved exercises and (2) quality of the presentation and participation in the exercise class.
Methods Autonomous solution of problems (individually or in small groups) and presentation of these solutions in the class.
Language German
Study material announced in the lecture and/or the exercise class.
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 25
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority