892102 Agrophysics

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Boya, Dominik , Taus, Tobias , Mayer, Herwig
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


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
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