Lukas Paul Gallmann: Catalogue data in Spring Semester 2022

Name Prof. Dr. Lukas Paul Gallmann
Name variantsLukas Gallmann
Institut für Quantenelektronik
ETH Zürich, HPT E 7.1
Auguste-Piccard-Hof 1
8093 Zürich
Telephone+41 44 633 37 09
Fax+41 44 633 10 59
RelationshipAdjunct Professor

402-0034-10LPhysics II4 credits2V + 2UL. P. Gallmann
AbstractThis is a two-semester course introducing students into the foundations of Modern Physics. Topics include electricity and magnetism, light, waves, quantum physics, solid state physics, and semiconductors. Selected topics with important applications in industry will also be considered.
ObjectiveThe lecture is intended to promote critical, scientific thinking. Key concepts of Physics will be acquired, with a focus on technically relevant applications. At the end of the two semesters, students will have a good overview over the topics of classical and modern Physics.
ContentIntroduction into Quantum Physics, Absorption and Emission of Electromagnetic Radiation, Basics of Solid State Physics, Semiconductors
Lecture notesLecture notes will be available in German.
LiteraturePaul A. Tipler, Gene Mosca
Physik: für Studierende der Naturwissenschaften und Technik
Springer Spektrum, Springer-Verlag GmbH, 2019, 1500 Seiten, ca. 80 Euro.
Prerequisites / NoticeNo testat requirements for this lecture.
Subject-specific CompetenciesConcepts and Theoriesassessed
Techniques and Technologiesfostered
Method-specific CompetenciesAnalytical Competenciesassessed
Media and Digital Technologiesfostered
Project Managementfostered
Social CompetenciesCommunicationassessed
Cooperation and Teamworkassessed
Customer Orientationfostered
Leadership and Responsibilityfostered
Self-presentation and Social Influence fostered
Sensitivity to Diversityassessed
Personal CompetenciesAdaptability and Flexibilityassessed
Creative Thinkingassessed
Critical Thinkingassessed
Integrity and Work Ethicsassessed
Self-awareness and Self-reflection assessed
Self-direction and Self-management assessed