892102 Agrophysics


Type
Lecture
Semester hours
2
Lecturer (assistant)
Mayer, Herwig
Organisation
Offered in
Sommersemester 2023
Languages of instruction
Deutsch

Content

1. Repetition of basic physical relations and terms

2. Fluids and gases (pressure, density, surface tension, capillarity, rheology, laminar and turbulent flow, flow speed, flow resistance, sedimentation)

3. Thermodynamics (heat, heat capacity, heating and cooling, evaporation, air humidity, drying, heat transport, diffusion, osmosis)

Previous knowledge expected

Mathematics and physics on high school level

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

The student knows some physical principles of fluids and gases and thermodynamics, which are relevant for production and processing of agricultural products
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.