480-0010/01 – Physics I (FYI)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of PhysicsCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Ondřej Životský, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Ondřej Životský, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation2019/2020
Intended for the facultiesFBI, HGF, FEI, USP, FAST, FMT, FSIntended for study typesFollow-up Master, Bachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
ABO0009 Mojgan Abolghasem
TRO70 Mgr. Jana Trojková, Ph.D.
UHL72 Mgr. Radim Uhlář, Ph.D.
ZIV01 doc. Ing. Ondřej Životský, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+3

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, rigid body, oscillations and waves.

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:

Murla M., Pekárek S.: Physics I, ČVUT 1992 Murla M., Pekárek S.: Physics I - seminars, ČVUT 1995

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

2 tests in written form


Další požadavky na studenta

Systematic individual off-classroom work oriented on problem solving is assumed.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Kinematics and dynamics of mass point. System of particles. The center of mass. Superposition of forces and torques. Newton's second law in angular form. The second Newton's law for rotational movements, rotational inertia and energy of rotational movement. Rolling and torque. Conservation of angular momentum. Summary of conservation laws. Oscillations. Pendulums, simple harmonic and damped harmonic motions. Standing and traveling waves, longitudinal and transversal waves. Wave equation. Waves propagation in homogeneous media and effects at the interface. Sound, Doppler effect, interference of waves. Wave optics: interference, diffraction, dispersion. Light sources, photon.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester, validity until: 2019/2020 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 40 (40) 20
                Laboratories Laboratory work 20  10
                Tests Written test 20  10
        Examination Examination 60 (60) 11
                Written part of the exam Written examination 20  6
                Oral part of the exam Oral examination 40  5
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Accomplish the requested minima at all tasks.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2019/2020 (B0533A110023) Applied Physics P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2019/2020 (N0533A110006) Applied Physics P Czech Ostrava 1 Optional study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner
V - ECTS - bc. 2019/2020 Full-time English Optional 401 - Study Office stu. block
ECTS FCE Bc-Mgr 2019/2020 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 200 - Faculty of Civil Engineering - Dean's Office stu. block