Nanjing University of
Information Science & Technology


Applied Physics

Program Name: Applied Physics
Program Code: 070202
Program Length: 4 years
Degree Type: Science


Brief Introduction:
This program is designed to enable students to understand the fundamental theories and methods of physics, at the same time, to enhance the study of applications of physics in the relevant fields and the development of related technologies. This program focuses the feature of application.

The core courses for this program include mechanics, electromagnetics, thermology, optics, theoretical mechanics, thermodynamics and statistical physics, atomic physics, electrodynamics, quantum mechanics, solid state physics, general physics experiments, mathematical methods of physics, etc. Some optional courses are also available, e.g. laser technology and its applications, circuits and principles of motor, analogue circuits, digital circuits, nanoscience and nanotechnology.  


Course Contents:

The program is divided into 4 academic years or 8 semesters and a moderate number of courses are delivered in each of them (follow the links to find out more about each course).

Semester I
Advanced Mathematics I (1)
Computer Basis I
University Physics Experiments (3)

Semester II
Advanced Mathematics I (2)
Linear Algebra
University Physics Experiments (4)
C Programming

Semester III
Probability and Statistics
University Physics Experiments (5)

Semester IV
Mathematical Methods of Physics
Theorectical Mechanics
Atomic and Molecular Physics
MATLAB Programing

Semester V
Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics
Laser Technology and Its Applications
Circuits and Principles of Motors
Analogue Circuits
Digital Circuits
Principles and Applications of Single-chip Microcomputers

Semester VI
Quantum Mechnics
Solid State Physics
Modern Physics Expriments
Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
Theory and applications of Information Optics
Electronic Design Automation
Atmopheric Physics

Semester VII
Principles and Technology of Optical Communications
Mechanical Drafting and CAD
VC and Physics Simulation
Structures and Properties of Matter
Synoptic Meteorology

Semester VIII
Spectroscopy and Its Technology
Atmospheric Environment
Research Project