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Polymer tecnology 2005 - Physics and chemistry


Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Learning outcomes

The students should understand physical laws and elementary concepts of thermodynamics and electricity.

Course contents

Accuracy of results
Physics of fluids and heat
The principal laws of thermodynamics
Heat transport
Basic concepts of electricity
Electrostatics, characteristics of capacitors
DC circuits
Simple AC circuits

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Physics 1, elementary mathematics and ability to use calculator.

Previous course names

Physics 2

Recommended or required reading

Lecture notes and exercises.
Young & Freedman: University Physics, 10th edition, Addison & Wesley 2000

Study activities

  • Lectures
  • Exercises
  • Individual work


  • Total workload of the course: 0 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 0 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Written tests


Nylund Christer

Group size

No limit

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