Johannes Friso van der Veen: Catalogue data in Spring Semester 2012

Name Prof. em. Dr. Johannes Friso van der Veen
FieldExperimentalphysik
DepartmentPhysics
RelationshipProfessor emeritus

NumberTitleECTSHoursLecturers
402-0038-00LPhysics6 credits3V + 2UJ. F. van der Veen
AbstractIntroduction to physics with emphasis on mechanics und electromagnetism. Demonstrations, examples and exercises illustrate the basic concepts.
ObjectiveTo make the student familiar with some important topics in classical and modern physics.
ContentMechanics:
Motion, Newton's axioms, work and energy, vibrations and waves, special relativity.

Electromagnetism:
Electrostatics, stationary currents, time dependent fields, Maxwell's equations, electromagnetic waves.
Lecture notes'Physics for Informatics Students'
An aide to the lecture series
Prof. J. Friso van der Veen
(In German)
LiteraturePhysics for Scientists & Engineers
Paul A. Tipler and Gene P. Mosca
W.H. Freeman, Sixth Edition
Prerequisites / NoticePrerequisites: elementary calculus.
402-0101-00LThe Zurich Physics Colloquium Information 0 credits1KG. Blatter, C. Anastasiou, B. Batlogg, N. Beisert, M. Carollo, M. Christandl, C. Degen, G. Dissertori, R. J. Douglas, K. Ensslin, T. Esslinger, J. Faist, M. Gaberdiel, A. Gehrmann-De Ridder, G. M. Graf, J. Home, A. Imamoglu, P. Jetzer, S. Johnson, U. Keller, K. S. Kirch, S. Lilly, L. M. Mayer, J. Mesot, M. R. Meyer, B. Moore, F. Pauss, D. Pescia, A. Refregier, R. Renner, A. Rubbia, T. C. Schulthess, U. Seljak, M. Sigrist, M. Troyer, E. H. Türeci, J. F. van der Veen, A. Vaterlaus, R. Wallny, W. Wegscheider, D. Wyler, A. Zheludev
AbstractResearch colloquium
Objective
Prerequisites / NoticeOccasionally, talks may be delivered in German.
402-0501-00LSolid State Physics Information 0 credits1SB. Batlogg, G. Blatter, K. Ensslin, D. Pescia, M. Sigrist, M. Troyer, J. F. van der Veen
AbstractResearch colloquium
Objective