516-0412 – Physics I (FYI)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of Physics
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Ondřej Životský, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
516-0412/01 1999/2000 2009/2010 4
516-0412/02 2003/2004 2005/2006 5
516-0412/03 2006/2007 2015/2016 5

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Collect the basic principles and laws of the chosen part of the classical physics Describe, clarify and interpret the particular natural phenomena Apply the simple mathematical methods for describing of the physical phenomena Illustrate obtained knowledge in the frame of the easy applications

Teaching methods

Experimental work in labs


The lecture is oriented on classical mechanics, wave mechanics and optics.

Compulsory literature:

Halliday D., Resnick R., Walker J.: Fundamentals of Physics, John Wiley and Sons, Inc. 1997; Feynman R.P., Leighton R.B., Sands M.: The Feynman lectures on physics, Vol. 1.,Addison-Wesley 1966;

Recommended literature:

The Feynman lectures on physics, Addison-Wesley 1966, Murla M., Pekárek S.: Physics I, ČVUT 1992, Murla M., Pekárek S.: Physics I - seminars, ČVUT 1995, Vibrations and Waves in Physics, Press Synd. of the University of Cambridge, Cambridge - Ny - Melbourne 1985


Subject codeAbbreviationTitleRequirement
516-0411 ZF Principles of Physics Recommended


Subject has no co-requisities.