Physics for Audio Engineering
IFAI FEEC BUT JFYZ Acad. year 2018/2019 Winter semester 6 credits
Language of instruction
Subject specific learning outcomes and competences
- Formulate the equation of motion and use it to solve the motion of point particles and rigid bodies and their systems,
- apply the laws of conservation of energy and momentum in the description of physical processes,
- formulate the equation of oscillating motion,
- describe harmonic, damped and forced oscillations,
- explain the formation of progressive and standing waves,
- describe the phenomena of superposition and interference of waves,
- describe the basic properties of sound waves,
- describe the basic properties of physical fields,
- describe the gravitational field,
- describe the formation of electric and magnetic fields, explain the relation between variables and describe methods of their measurement,
- describe the origin and basic properties of electromagnetic waves,
- explain the principles of measurement of selected non-electrical quantities,
- discuss the fundamental problems of classical physics and the possibility of overcoming them.
Prerequisite kwnowledge and skills
- HALLIDAY, D.; RESNICK, R.; WALKER, J. Fyzika. Vysoké učení technické v Brně, Vutium, Prometheus Praha, 2000, 2003, 2006. (CZ)
- FYZIKA. Studijní materiály k přednáškám, cvičením a laboratornímu cvičení. Stránka předmětu na eLearningu VUT. (CZ)
- HOLZNER, Steve. Physics For Dummies. John Willey & Sons, Inc., 2005.
- KOKTAVÝ, B. Úvod do studia fyziky. VUTIUM, Brno, 1998. (CZ)
- KOKTAVÝ, B.: Mechanika hmotného bodu, VUTIUM Brno, 1998. (CZ)
Syllabus of lectures
- Fundamentals of particle mechanics.
- Force, motion and energy.
- Harmonic, damped and forced oscillations.
- Progressive and standing waves, energy transmitted by waves.
- Superposition and interference of waves.
- Sound, origin, properties, basic laws.
- Physical properties of fields, gravitational field.
- Electric field formation, properties, basic laws.
- Electric current, formation, properties, basic laws.
- Magnetic field, formation, properties, basic laws.
- Electromagnetic field, electromagnetic waves and light.
- Measurement of non-electrical quantities by electrical methods.
- Limits of classical physics and outline of their overcoming.
Laboratory and computer exercises are compulsory, properly excused missed exercises can be compensated after consultation with the teacher.
The content and forms of instruction in the evaluated course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.
- 30 points from laboratories (6 reports and 1 test),
- 10 points from computer exercises,
- 60 points from the exam (a written part of 40 points and a verbal part of 20 points).
Students must obtain at least 5 points in the verbal part to pass the exam.
Course inclusion in study plans