University College Cork

Physics for Engineers I


Iowa State Course Substitution

Introduction to Classical Physics I

PHYS 221

Course Info

International Credits: 5.0
Converted Credits: 3.0
Country: Ireland
Language: English
Course Description:
Velocity, acceleration, force, momentum and Newton's Laws of motion; gravity; density, pressure, fluid statics and Bernoulli's equation; elastic moduli of solids; simple pendulum and simple harmonic motion; work, potential and kinetic energy; waves and interference, examples in sound; temperature, heat capacity, latent heat, heat expansion; laws of thermodynamics; ideal gas law; cyclic thermodynamic processes; kinetic theory.


Evaluation Date:
November 14, 2016
Kerry Whisnant