Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Atomic and Molecular Physics FIZ 332 6 3 + 2 4 7
Precondition Courses N./A.
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi SELDA ESER
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi SELDA ESER,
Course Assistants Res.Assist.Group of Atomic and Molecular Phyiscs
Course Category
Course Objective To help students gain the fundamental knowledge of atoms, molecules and their interconnection to other neighbouring disciplines.
Course Content Briefing from the modern physics, one-electron atoms, many electron atoms, molecules.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Analysis the structure of one-electron atoms. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
2 Describes one and many electron atoms in terms of quantum mechanics. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
3 Determines the behaviour of the atoms in different media such as electric and magnetic fields. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
4 Searches the molecules and their spectra systematically. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
5 States the interrelations between atoms and molecules both classically and quantum mechanically. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
6 Compares the atoms and molecules with nuclei and solids and make comments on it. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Some concepts from modern physics [1] Page 1-94
2 Bohr model of hydrogen atom [1] Page 97-124
3 Quantum Mechanics of hydrogen atom [1] Page 157-173
4 Alcali atoms [1] Page 175-182
5 Orbital and spin magnetism [1] Page 185-206
6 Atoms in magnetic fields [1] Page 209-226
7 Atoms in electrical fields [1] Page 257-286
8 Many electron atoms [1] Page 305-316
9 MIDTERM EXAM
10 X-ray spectra and inner shells [1] Page 317-331
11 Periodic system [1] Page 333-354
12 Nuclear spin and hyperfine structure [1] Page 357-382
13 Quantum mechanical Fundamentals of chemical bonding [1] Page 437-458
14 Applications and problem solutions
Resources
Course Notes [1] Okur, İbrahim, Atom ve Kuantum Fiziği, Değişim Yayınları, 2002, Adapazarı
Course Resources [2] Köksal, Fevzi, Atom ve Molekül Fiziği, 19 Mayıs Üniversitesi Yayınları, 1996, Samsun.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Having enough background in engineering topics related to mathematics, science and their fields. Skill of using theoretical and applied knowledge with engineering solutions in the field, X
2 Identifing, determining, formulating and solving engineering problems. With this purpose choosing and applying analytical methods and modelling techniques, X
3 To analyze a system, a part of a system or a process itself and the skill of design under the given constrains in order to fulfill the specifications. In that direction, the skill of applying modern design techniques X
4 Skill of choosing and applying the modern techniques and vehicles needed by the engineering applications. Skill of using the information technology effectively. X
5 Skill of designing and performing an experiment, data acquisition, analyzing and interpreting results, X
6 Ability of accessing information and doing research. Skill of using databases and other information sources. X
7 Effective working ability both as an individual and as a part of a multi-disciplinary team, self-esteem on taking responsibility, X
8 Ability to make oral or written communication in Turkish. At least one foreign language knowledge, X
9 Consciousness of the necessity of the life time learning, following the developments in science and technology and ability of ones’ continous self renewal. X
10 Consciousness of occupational and ethical responsability, X
11 Consciousness on the subjects of project management, field applications, employees health, environment and work safety; awareness on legal consequences of engineering applications, X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 15
2. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 5 80
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 4 64
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Quiz 2 5 10
Assignment 1 5 5
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 174
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.96
dersAKTSKredisi 7