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CED163 - Physics Lab



Course length

200 minutes / week



CED163 - Physics Lab


TBA in every semester

About the course

Prerequisite courses

CED114 - Physics

Course description and learning objectives

Student completing this course will be able to:
• Measure mechanical properties of a solid.
• Measure fluid mechanical properties
• Measure thermochemistry properties of a solid.

Topics include

1. Measurement
2. Friction coefficient
3. Single swing
4. Modulus Young of bar
5. U pipe and Hare pipe
6. Stokes law
7. Density: Picnometer
8. Viscosity: Oswald viscometer
9. Melting heat of ice
10. Specific heat of solid
11. Coefficient of expansion
12. Enthalpy of chemical reaction


1. Bernard, C.H. and Epp, C.D. 1995. “Laboratory Experiments in College Physics”, 7th Edition, New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
2. Preston, D.W. 1985. “Experiments in Physics”, New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
3. Potter, F., Peck, C.W., Barkley, D.S., 1989. “Dynamic Models in Physics”, Vol. I, California: N. Simonson & Company.
4. Christian, W. and Belloni, M., 2004. “Physlet Physics”, New Jersey, Pearson Prentice Hall.

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