Academic Year 2021/2022 - 1° Year
Teaching Staff: Elena Bruno
Credit Value: 6
Scientific field: FIS/01 - Experimental physics
Course Language: Italian
Taught classes: 28 hours
Exercise: 28 hours
Term / Semester:

Learning Objectives

The course has the stated goal of providing adequate knowledge and understanding of fundamental physical laws that govern biomedical processes, and skills in applying knowledge

Course Structure

Frontal lessons

Should the circumstances require online or blended teaching, appropriate
modifications to what is hereby stated may be introduced, in order to
achieve the main objectives of the course.


Information for students with disabilities and/or DSA.

As a guarantee of equal opportunities and in compliance with current laws, interested students can ask for a personal interview in order to plan any compensatory and/or dispensatory measures, based on their specific needs and on teaching objectives of the discipline. It is also possible to ask the departmental contacts of CInAP (Center for Active and Participatory Integration - Services for Disabilities and/or DSAs), in the persons of professors Giovanna Tropea Garzia and Anna De Angelis.

Detailed Course Content

1. Recall and basic introductory notions

2. The mechanics of rigid bodies

3. Fluids and their applications

4. Thermology

5. Electric and magnetic phenomena and their applicatios

6. Wave phenomena and their applications

7. Electromagnetic and corpuscular radiation and applications

Textbook Information

D. Scannicchio, E. Giroletti "Elementi di Fisica Biomedica" Ed. EdiSES

F. Borsa, A. Lascialfari ''Principi di Fisica per indirizzo biomedico e farmaceutico'' Ed. EdiSES

A. Giambattista, B. Richardson, R. Richardson "Fisica generale" Ed. Graw Hill

G. Bellia "Fisica per un anno + 21 spunti di conoscenza" Ed. Idelson-Gnocchi