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(For the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering)
Content:
• Kinematics: Instant and Average SpeedAcceleration, Examples of Motion in 2 Dimensions • Newton's Laws and Applications, Friction and Fluid Resistance, Circular Relative Motion • Kinetic/Potential Energy, Work, Conservative and NonConservative Forces, Energy Conservation Principle • Linear Momentum and Principle of Conservation, Elastic and Inelastic Collisions, Center of Mass • Rotation of Rigid Bodies: Angular SpeedAcceleration, Torque, Moment of Inertia, Rolling without Slipping, Rotational Energy, Angular Momentum and Principle of Conservation • Periodic Motion: Simple Harmonic Oscillator: Equations and Energy, Simple and Physical Pendulum • Mechanical Waves: Mathematical Wave Description, SpeedAccelerationWave Energy • Introduction to Thermodynamics: Temperature, Calorimetry, Thermal Equilibrium, Thermal Expansion, Heat and Heat Conduction Mechanism • Ideal Gases: Kinetic Gas Theory, the Ideal Gas Equation, Internal Energy, First Thermodynamic Law, Heat Capacity, Thermodynamic Processes, Diagrams PVT
Assesment: • 1st Midterm Exam (1/3 of the course content), 25% of the final grade • 2nd Midterm Exam, (1/3 of the course content), 25% of the final grade • Final Exam, (all course content), 50% of the final grade
