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Quantum Mechanics
Rasoanaivo, René Yves (20180312)The module describes the experimental findings that lead to a new concept and a new scientific attitude towards physical phenomena at the microscopic level. In addition, the module describes the formal terminology based ... 
Mathematical Physics II
Youm, Issakha (20180312)This Mathematical Physics II module builds on the Mathematical Physics I module. It addresses differential and integral calculus tools for functions (scalar and vector) of multiple variables. It reviews the areas of ... 
Geometrical Optics and Physical Optics
A. Ramilison, Herimanda (20180313)In this module, the concept of light’s behavior when reflected from the same medium or at the interface between two different media will be treated. The construction of images obtained through optical systems and different ... 
Electronics
Kinyera Obwoya, Sam (20180314)Electronics is the study of the flow of charge through various materials and devices such as, semiconductors, resistors, inductors, capacitors, nanostructures, and vacuum tubes. All applications of electronics involve ... 
Solid State Physics
Kinyera Obwoya, Sam (20180314)This course is intended for students enrolling for BSc with Education and BEd degrees. Solid state physics forms the backborn of physics. The module has four units: Introduction to solid state physics; Crystal defects and ... 
Statistical Physics
Shewamare, Sisay (20180316)In this module we are focusing on the system of macroscopic particles and we study the statistical description of systems in terms of probability and the behavior of the density of state which help to measure the macroscopic ... 
Properties of Matter
Shewamare, Sisay (20180314)In order to study this module, you need to complete the modules on Mechanics I, Mechanics II, and Electricity and Magnetism. This module also assumes you have taken introductory course in Calculus. 
Electricity and Magnetism
Kinyera Obwoya, Sam (20180314)As a prerequisite to study this module, you need a background of high school physics; basic concepts of differential and integral calculus and vector methods. It might be a good idea to refersh your knowledge, if you feel ... 
Mechanics II
Tesfaye, Tilahun (20180314)Physics is a study of Energy and its transformations. One of the ways of energy transformation happens when objects are set in motion. Description of motion has been studied in Mechanics I module. The emphasis on mechanics ... 
Mechanics 1
Ratiarison, Adolphe (20180314)This module of Mechanics 1 addresses aspects experienced in daily life and in our environment including: 1. Physical quantities and vector operators; 2. Kinematics of a material point in one dimension and two dimensions: 3. ... 
Thermal Physics
Tesfaye, Tilahun (20180314)Physics is a study of Energy and its transformations. Heat is the most common form of energy that is transferred or transformed when bodies interact. This module will help you understand the concept of heat as a form of ... 
Atomic Physics
Kiwanga, Prof. C.A. (20180313)Atomic physics may loosely be defined as the scientific study of the structure of the atom, its energy states, and its interactions with other particles and fields. Learning Atomic Physics is important not only for ... 
Mathematical Physics I
Rasoanaivo, René Yves (20110209)This module deals with the mathematical elements essential to understanding physics courses, namely the study of real functions, derivation and integration of a function with one and several real variables, the development ... 
Mechanics 1
Ratiarison, Adolphe (20110204)<P>This module of Mechanics 1 addresses aspects experienced in daily life and in our environment including:</P> <UL> <LI>Physical quantities and vector operators</LI> <LI>Kinematics of a material point in one dimension ... 
Electricity and Magnetism 2
Rasolondramanitra, Henri (20110204)The first part of this magnitude will examine alternative powered circuits, circuits which display diverse combinations of resistance, inductance and capacity. The second part will examine the momentum of charged particles ... 
Quantum Mechanics
Rasoanaivo, René Yves (20101219)The module describes the experimental findings that lead to a new concept and a new scientific attitude towards physical phenomena at the microscopic level. In addition, the module describes the formal terminology based ... 
Geometrical Optics and Physical Optics
Ramilison, Herimanda A. (20101219)In this module, the concept of light’s behavior when reflected from the same medium or at the interface between two different media will be treated. The construction of images obtained through optical systems and different ... 
Mechanics II
Tesfaye, Tilahun (20101219)The central concepts of this module (Mechanics II) are dynamics of a system of particles, rotational motion and Gravitation. The module begins with the study of impulse of a force and its relation with momentum. The ... 
Mathematical Physics II
Youm, Issakha (20101219)This Mathematical Physics II module builds on the Mathematical Physics I module. It addresses differential and integral calculus tools for functions (scalar and vector) of multiple variables. It reviews the areas of ... 
Thermal Physics
Tesfaye, Tilahun (20101118)The central concepts of this module (Thermal Physics) are heat and temperature. The module begins with the study of temperature and its units of measurement. Activities related to the second unit will guide you to distinguish ...