Coulomb's law. Electric field, potential and potential energy. Gauss's law. Conductors. Capacitors. Dielectric media.
Electric current. Ohm's law. Electromotive force. Kirchhoff's laws. Associations of resistors. Galvanometers, voltmeters and ammeters. Charge and discharge of capacitors.
Oersted's experiments. Laplace's law. Hall effect. Biot-Savart's law. Magnetic fields due to electric currents. Interaction between electric currents. Ampère's law. Magnetic induction. Faraday and Lenz laws. Self and mutual inductance. Alternating current. LC and RLC circuits. Transformers.
Electromagnetic waves. Polarisation. Poynting vector. Spectrum and behaviour of visible light.
Principles and laws of geometrical optics. Reflection. Refraction. Dispersion. Plane and spherical mirrors. Thin lenses. The reflex photographic machine. The human eye. The magnifier. The microscope. Telescopes.
Young's experiment. Interference and diffraction. Thin films.
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Physics for Scientists and Engineers with Modern Physics?
Raymond A. Serway, John Jewett?
Brooks/Cole (9th edition, 2013); ISBN: 978-1133953999
Physics for Scientists and Engineers with Modern Physics
?Douglas C. Giancoli
?Pearson (4th edition, 2008); ISBN: 978-0136074809
Fundamentos de Física
?Maria José B. Marques de Almeida, Maria Margarida Ramalho R. Costa
?Almedina (3ª edição, 2012); ISBN: 978-9724048413