Course: Practicals in Electricity and Magnetism

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Course title Practicals in Electricity and Magnetism
Course code KEF/FP2
Organizational form of instruction Exercise
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Ingr Tomáš, Mgr.
  • Vůjtek Milan, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Dvořáková IVANKA, Ing. CSc.
  • Navařík Jakub, Mgr.
  • Pavlů Marek, Mgr.
  • Dudka Michal, Mgr.
  • Kohout Pavel, Mgr.
Course content
Circuit components in DC electric circuits - behaviour of resistors, capacitors and coils, methods of solving of electrical circuits, resistor bridges Circuit components in AC electric circuits - behaviour of resistors, capacitors and coils, measurements of capacitances, solving of electrical circuits and principle of superposition Nonlinear and controlled electrical components - characteristics of varistors, thermistors, diodes and light bulbs, contact resistance Basic properties of RLC electrical circuits - voltage on individual circuit components, currents in AC electrical circuits, power in AC electrical circuits, simulation software programmes Investigation of frequency properties of resonant electrical circuits - serial and parallel resonance, simulation software programmes Work with oscilloscope - basic operations of oscilloscope, characteristics of signals, True RMS values, Lissajous curves and measurement of phase shifts Magnetic circuit and magnetization curves - measurement of hysteresis loops, transformers, power losses in magnetic circuits

Learning activities and teaching methods
Laboratory Work
  • Attendace - 3 hours per semester
  • Homework for Teaching - 1 hour per semester
Learning outcomes
Laboratory tasks in electricity and magnetism.
Application Show an ability to apply knowledge and principles for solution of particular problems in the concrete situations.
Electricity and magnetism

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

100% attendance Elaboration of all protocols from all laboratory tasks at a required level according to the recommendations of the lecturer (colloquium)
Recommended literature

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Optics and Optoelectronics (1) Physics courses 2 Winter
Faculty of Science Applied Physics (1) Physics courses 2 Winter
Faculty of Science General Physics and Mathematical Physics (1) Physics courses 2 Winter
Faculty of Science Nanotechnology (1) Special and interdisciplinary fields 2 Winter