Glenbrook South High School

Engineering Physics

Topics in Physics, Electronics, & Engineering

Mechanics
Electrical/Electronics
Other

1st Quarter:

  1. Rotational Kinematics
  2. Rotational Dynamics
  3. Simple Machines
 
  1. Lego Building
  2. Graphical Programming
  3. Robotic Challenges

2nd Quarter:

  1. Circuits; series and parallel
  2. Kirchoff's Rules
  3. Superposition Theorem
  4. Thevenin's Theorem
  5. RC Circuits
 

3rd Quarter:

 
  1. LED
  2. Transistor
  3. Gates
  4. Op-Amps
  5. 555 Timer

NI-ELVIS

  1. AC Circuits
  2. Control Engineering
  1. Soldering
  2. PBASIC Programming

4th Quarter:

Basic Stamp circuits

  1. What's a MicroController
  2. Robotics
  1. Programming Challenges
  2. Boe-Bot Challenges
 


Additional resources for physics students are available through links on the GBS Physics Home Page. Such resources include the Multimedia Physics Studios (a collection of animations and movies which illustrate key physics concepts) and The Physics Classroom (an interactive, online tutorial covering physics topics traditionally taught in a first-year high school physics course).


4000 West Lake Ave
Glenview, IL 60025 - 1200
(847)729-2000
Page Maintained by: Neil Schmidgall
Last Updated: October 11, 2007