Physics, incl. mathematics

Course Code :1001FBDFAR
Study domain:Physics
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:90
Study load (hours):252
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Jan Sijbers

3. Course contents *

The course consists of two parts:

1.      introduction into mathematical methods (derivatives, integrals, differential equations, vector calculus, series)

2.      medical physics


Medical physics deals with:

  • mechanics
  • elasticity
  • vibrations
  • electrostatics
  • hydrostatics
  • heat transport and radiation
  • molecular dynamics, diffusion and osmosis
  • Thermodynamics and entropy