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Here you can find information on the organisational aspects of the Programme, lecture timetables, learning activities and useful contact details for your time at the University, from enrolment to graduation.

Academic calendar

The academic calendar shows the deadlines and scheduled events that are relevant to students, teaching and technical-administrative staff of the University. Public holidays and University closures are also indicated. The academic year normally begins on 1 October each year and ends on 30 September of the following year.

Academic calendar

Course calendar

The Academic Calendar sets out the degree programme lecture and exam timetables, as well as the relevant university closure dates..

Definition of lesson periods
Period From To
I semestre Oct 1, 2018 Jan 31, 2019
II semestre Mar 4, 2019 Jun 14, 2019
Exam sessions
Session From To
Sessione invernale d'esame Feb 1, 2019 Feb 28, 2019
Sessione estiva d'esame Jun 17, 2019 Jul 31, 2019
Sessione autunnale d'esame Sep 2, 2019 Sep 30, 2019
Degree sessions
Session From To
Sessione di laurea estiva Jul 22, 2019 Jul 22, 2019
Sessione di laurea autunnale Oct 15, 2019 Oct 15, 2019
Sessione di laurea autunnale straordinaria Nov 21, 2019 Nov 21, 2019
Sessione di laurea invernale Mar 19, 2020 Mar 19, 2020
Period From To
Sospensione attività didattica Nov 2, 2018 Nov 3, 2018
Vacanze di Natale Dec 24, 2018 Jan 6, 2019
Vacanze di Pasqua Apr 19, 2019 Apr 28, 2019
Vacanze estive Aug 5, 2019 Aug 18, 2019

Exam calendar

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Academic staff


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Bos Leonard Peter +39 045 802 7987

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Sansonetto Nicola 049-8027932

Schuster Peter Michael +39 045 802 7029

Solitro Ugo +39 045 802 7977

Zuccher Simone

Study Plan

The Study Plan includes all modules, teaching and learning activities that each student will need to undertake during their time at the University. Please select your Study Plan based on your enrolment year.

Modules Credits TAF SSD
Between the years: 1°- 2°- 3°
Between the years: 1°- 2°- 3°
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Claudia Daffara





Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)



II semestre dal Mar 2, 2020 al Jun 12, 2020.

Learning outcomes

The course provides the fundamental knowledge of Electromagnetism and Optics in Classical Physics aimed at:
1) achieving a deep level of understanding of the physical principles and phenomena illustrated during the course, rigorous in the theoretical aspects,
2) making the student familiar with the mathematical formalism that allows the modeling of these phenomena,
3) providing methodologies for solving an applied problem in the field.

At the end of the course the student will have:
1) solid knowledge of the fundamental physical laws of the electrical and magnetic phenomena,
2) ability in modeling a physical phenomena by determining the validity of known relations,
3) ability in applying the theory to different framework for solving problems in rigorous way and with a scientific method.


The course is based on theoretical lessons and exercises on the following topics:

Experimental facts. Electric charge. Structure of matter. Coulomb law. Electric field E. Work of the electric F. Electrostatic potential energy and electrostatic potential. Flux of the field E and Gauss law. Discontinuities of the electric field. Differential equations of the electric field. Poisson and Laplace equations.
Conductors in equilibrium. Electrostatic induction. Electrostatic surface pressure. Cavity in a conductor. Electrostatic screening. Capacity. Capacitors.
Equilibrium in the electrostatic field. Uniqueness of the solution of the Laplace equation. Image method.
Electric dipole. Dipole in external field E. Energy of a dipole. Dipole approximation.
Electric field in materials. Uniform / non-uniform polarization. Linear dielectrics. Electrostatics equations in dielectrics.
system of charges, system of conductors. Energy of a capacitor in vacuum and in dielectric media. Energy of the electric field. Energy of the point charge.
Motion of charges in electric field.
Electric current, electromotive force. Classical theory of electrical conduction. Continuity equation for the charge.
Ohm law, joule effect, resistors. Kirchoff laws, elementary circuits. Charge / discharge of a capacitor.
Experimental facts. Magnetic field B, F of Lorentz, II law of Laplace. Motion of charges in magnetic field. Hall effect. Magnetic dipole. Dipole in external field B. Field B of stationary currents. Circulation of the magnetic field B and Ampère law. Discontinuities of the magnetic field. Vector potential. I law of Laplace. Field B of a moving charge. Solenoidal fields, concatenated flux. Differential equations of the magnetic field.
Electromagnetic induction - experimental facts, flux law. Induced electric field and Faraday law. Lenz law. Energy balance. Mutual Inductance. Self-inductance, inductances. RL circuit and variable EMF.
Intrinsic energy of the current, system of stationary currents. Energy of the magnetic field. Energy of a magnetic dipole.
Maxwell equations in integral and local form. Displacement current and Ampère-Maxwell law. Radiation of a circuit. Energy of the electromagnetic field. Energy flux and momentum of the e.m. field. Continuity equation. Potentials of the e.m. field.
Recalls on waves: transverse waves, longitudinal waves, harmonic wave, plane waves, spherical waves. D'Alembert wave equation. Maxwell equations in vacuum and the solution of e.m waves. Speed ​​of light, energy transported, intensity. Polarization. Electromagnetic spectrum. Principles of Optics.

Reference texts
Author Title Publishing house Year ISBN Notes
P. Mazzoldi, M. Nigro, C. Voci Elementi di Fisica Vol. 2 - Elettromagnetismo e Onde (Edizione 2) EdiSES 2007 9788879594783
Alessandro Bettini Elettromagnetismo Zanichelli 2001 9788808038234

Examination Methods

To pass the examination the students have to demonstrate:

- knowledge and understanding of the principles and the physical phenomena of classical electromagnetism
- to possess critical skills in the observation of electrical and magnetic phenomena and to know how to model these phenomena with a scientific method and adequate mathematical formalism
- to know how to apply the principles and the laws of physics to the different contexts for solving complex problems of electromagnetism.

Written examination (3 hours):
The exam includes
1) electromagnetism exercises (related to the exercises program carried out);
2) theory questions (related to the entire program).

Optional oral examination:
on the topics of the course program


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