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Course syllabus B-POFYZ - Computer Physics (FEEIT - SS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Computer Physics
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
2 hours weekly (on-site method)
seminar2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated:
Recommended semester/trimester:
Nuclear and Physical Engineering - bachelor (semi-compulsory), 6. semester
Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods:
Individual works: preparation of 10 individual numerical programs. Exam
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Practical skills in numerical methods used in physical and technical problems.
Course contents:
Stability and accuracy of numerical results. Comparison of numerical and analytical methods. Numerical stability of iterative algorithms. Transmission of particle through barrier, scattering of waves on interfaces, time evolution of metastabile state. Differential equations: numerical algorithms, ceigenenergies of bound systems, dynamical systems, non-linear dynamics, strange attractors. Fractals and multifractal: properties and methods of analysis. Partial differential equations: parbolic and elliptic equations, implicit and explicit methods, stability. Integrals, classical orthogonal polynomials. Integral equations. Random systems, probability distriution. Methods of optimisation: models with two and more parameters.
Recommended or required reading:
PRESS, W H. -- TEUKOLSKY, S A. -- VETTERLING, W T. -- FLANNERY, B P. Numerical recipes: The art of scientific computing. 3rd. ed. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007. 1235 strany. ISBN 978-0-521-88068-8.
MARKOŠ, P. -- SOUKOULIS, C M. Wave Propagation: From Electrons to Photonic Crystals and Left-Handed Materials. Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2008. 376 p. ISBN 978-0-691-13003-3.
VITÁSEK, E. Numerické metody. Praha : SNTL, 1987. 512 p.

Language of instruction:
slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 16

25,0 %
18,8 %
25,0 %25,0 %6,2 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s):
prof. Ing. Peter Ballo, PhD. (lecturer, person responsible for course)
Mgr. Martin Konôpka, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Last modification:
9. 5. 2019
prof. Ing. Peter Ballo, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by RNDr. Marian Puškár on 05/09/2019.

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