Physics Courses

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FY 509 Thermal Physics

The course gives an introduction to the fundamental concepts of statistical mechanics and thermodynamics and shows their applications to selected physical and chemical systems and to the interpretation of experiments.
Contact: Jørgen Boiden Pedersen, John Hjort Ipsen, Sven Tougaard and Goran Goranovic. (2009).

FY 520 Understanding basic physics

This second part of FY520 addresses: Fluids; Equilibrium properties and non-viscous flow; Temperature, heat, and the laws of thermodynamics; Kinetic gas theory; Heat transport and diffusion; Modern physics perspective.
Contact: Paolo Sibani and Steen Rasmussen.