POTENTIAL THEORY

Course Information
TitleΘΕΩΡΙΑ ΔΥΝΑΜΙΚΟΥ / POTENTIAL THEORY
CodeΑ27
FacultyEngineering
SchoolRural and Surveying Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorDimitrios Tsoulis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20000884

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Rural and Surveing Engineering

Registered students: 147
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory Courses325

Class Information
Academic Year2014 – 2015
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
20052057
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Understanding of the basic principles of vector calculus with applications in modeling the gravitational potential of simple mass distributions.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Generate new research ideas
Course Content (Syllabus)
Vector Calculus, Causs theorem. Green identities, Stokes' theorem. Curvilinear orthogonal coordinates. Force field - Potential. Integral theorems of potential theory. Representation of attracting potential by means of spherical and ellipsoidal harmonics.
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures30
Total30
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
ΕΦΑΡΜΟΓΕΣ ΘΕΩΡΙΑΣ ΔΥΝΑΜΙΚΟΥ, ΔΗΜΗΤΡΙΟΣ ΤΣΟΥΛΗΣ, ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ ΖΗΤΗ, ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚΗ 2013
Last Update
19-09-2013