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[ MEMPAVOPHYS ] VL Physical Principles of Mechatronics

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4,5 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Physics Thomas Klar 3 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
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Original study plan Master's programme Mechatronics 2015W
Objectives Lecture on physical fundamentals of mechatronics with selected topics from the fields of optics, thermodynamics, quantum mechanics and solid state physics as wave optics, interference, polarization, kinetic theory of gases, quantum phenomena, Schrödinger equation, Bloch theorem - Band structure, insulator - metal - semiconductor conductivity.
Subject The educational content of the lecture physical fundamentals of mechatronics breaks down as follows:

1. Optics
1.1 Electromagnetic waves in vacuum
1.2 Light in matter: the speed of light absorption, scattering
1.3 Radiation optics
1.4 Interference and diffraction

2. Elements of thermodynamics
2.1 Fundamentals
2.2 Kinetic theory of gases

3. Elements of quantum mechanics
3.1 Heat radiation, Planck's constant, photon as a particle
3.2 Wave - particle - dualism
3.3 Uncertainty
3.4 Stimulated emission and laser
3.5 Basic concepts of quantum mechanics
3.6 Atomic orbitals
3.7 The hydrogen molecule ion

4. Introduction to solid state physics
4.1 Structure of solids
4.2 Bloch theorem and the electron energy bands
4.3 Metals
4.4 Semiconductors

Criteria for evaluation Written test, re-examination oral (optional)
Methods Lecture and lecture experiments
Language German
Changing subject? No
Further information none
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Assignment according to sequence