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Physics for Electronics

Course Code PC-201
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open

This course is divided into three parts and presents an understanding of selected physical principles relevant to electronics. Part one is a review of fundamental mechanical concepts of mass, velocity, acceleration, force, energy and power; related topics of fluids; and electric and magnetic fields. Part two deals with waves, and aspects of light and sound. Part three is comprised of "photonics" - the quantum theory of light - and its application to the field of fiber optics.