FAEN 109 - (General Physics )

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Vibrations: Simple harmonic motion, damped harmonic motion, forced harmonic motion. Waves: Wave types, wave phenomena – interference and diffraction. Electricity and Magnetism: Coulomb’s law, electric field, Gauss’s law, electric potential, current electricity – EMF, Kirchhoff’s laws, DC circuits, Magnetic field: Bio-Savart’s law, Ampere’s law. Induction: Faraday and Lenz’s law, AC circuits. Introductory Modern Physics: Bohr’s atom, quantum theory of atom, electronic transitions, optical spectrum, X-rays, photo-electric effect, motion of charges in electric and magnetic fields