Course: Applied Physics

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Course title Applied Physics
Course code KZT/AFY
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Bartoš Petr, doc. RNDr. Ph.D.
  • Olšan Pavel, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Properties of materials with respect to their mechanical properties. 2. Temperature and its effect on the properties of materials and products. Methods for measuring the temperature. 3. and 4. Optical properties of materials and products and their measurement. 5. Electrical properties of materials and products. 6. and 7. The inner structure of materials and products. 8. and 9. Water and its properties. 10. and 11. Air and its properties. 12. Physico-Mathematical modelling of selected phenomena and its applications in physical and technical practice. 13. Lecture chosen by interest and choice of students. 14. A time reserve.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Work with text (with textbook, with book)
  • Field trip - 16 hours per semester
  • Preparation for classes - 15 hours per semester
  • Preparation for credit - 20 hours per semester
  • Semestral paper - 30 hours per semester
  • Preparation for exam - 20 hours per semester
  • Class attendance - 28 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Students will learn about the practical and technical applications of selected physical phenomena, including their theoretical nature. Students acquire approaches leading them to actively use previously acquired knowledge in everyday life and in various industrial applications.
The student is able to apply the knowledge, received during the study, specified in the part: Content of the syllabus.
Basic knowledge of physics

Assessment methods and criteria
Interview, Test

The student will receive credits (credit test) and will have to pass the exam.
Recommended literature
  • Bahýl V. Aplikovaná fyzika. Technická univerzita Zvolen, 2009. ISBN 978802280431.
  • Časopis. Topics in Applied Physics, Springer Link.
  • HALLIDAY D., RESNICK R., WALKER J. Fyzika- vysokoškolská učebnice fyziky. VUTIUM, 2000. ISBN 8171962147.
  • Jánoš, Š.:. Fyzika nízkých teplot. Bratislava, ALFA, 1980.
  • Jha A. K. A Textbook of Applied Physics. I. K. International Pvt Ltd, 2009. ISBN 978-93-80026-770.
  • Odehnal, M.:. Supravodivost a jiné kvantové jevy. Praha, Academia, 1992.
  • Semerák P. Aplikovaná fyzika. ČVUT Praha, 2009. ISBN 978-80-01-04235-9.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Agriculture Study plan (Version): Agricultural and handling technology (2016) Category: Agriculture and forestry 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Summer