COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Modern Physics I * FZ   323 5 4 4 8

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Prof. Dr. Aysun AKYÜZ
Instructors
Prof. Dr.EDA EŞKUT1. Öğretim Grup:A
Prof. Dr.EDA EŞKUT2. Öğretim Grup:Z
 
Assistants
Goals
To teach necessary advanced mathematical terms and the applications for post graduate Physics and Engineering students to do research in various fields.
Content
Special relativity: time dilation, Doppler Effect, Length contraction, Twin paradox Relativistic momentum, mass and energy, Lorentz Transformation Particle Properties of Waves: Electromagnetic Waves, Black Body Radiation, Photoelectric effect, What is light, X-rays Compton effect, pair production, Photons and gravity, Solving problems related to the subject Wave Properties of Particles: De Broglie waves, probability waves, describing a wave, phase and group velocities, particles diffraction Particle in the box, uncertainty principle and applying the uncertainty principle, problem solving related to the subject Atomic Structure: The nuclear atom, Electron orbits, atomic spectra, The Bohr atom, energy levels and spectra Correspondence principle, nuclear motion,atomic excitation, the laser Quantum Mechanics: Quantum mechanics, the wave equation, Schroedinger´s equation: time-dependent form,expectation values, Operators Particle in a box, finite potential well, tunnel effect, Harmonic Oscillator

Learning Outcomes
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