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IIT Jam Syllabus for Physics The Joint Admission Test for M.Sc. is an admission test conducted every year for admission into Master of Science and other post-graduate science programs at the Indian Institutes of Technology. IIT JAM Physics Syllabus:Unit- 1: Mathematical Methods Calculus of single and multiple variables, Multiple integrals, Stokes’ theorem, partial derivatives, Jacobian, Matrices and determinants, imperfect and perfect differentials, Taylor expansion, Divergence theorem, Fourier series. First-order equations and linear second-order differential equations with constant coefficients. Vector algebra, Vector Calculus, Green’s theorem. Algebra of complex numbers. Unit- 2: Mechanics and General Properties of MatterVelocity and acceleration in Cartesian, centrifugal and Coriolis forces, Newton’s laws of motion and applications, Conservative and non-conservative forces, polar and cylindrical coordinate systems, uniformly rotating frame, Kepler’s laws, Gravitational Law and field, Motion under a central force. System of particles, conservation of linear and angular momentum, Center of mass, conservation of energy, equation of motion of the CM, variable mass systems. Rigid body motion, moments of Inertia and products of Inertia, rotation and translation, parallel and perpendicular axes theorem. Principal moments and axes, fixed axis rotations. Euler’s equation, Kinematics of moving fluids, Bernoulli’s theorem, equation of continuity. Elastic and inelastic collisions. Unit- 3: Oscillations, Waves and OpticsLissajous figures. Damped and forced oscillators, resonance. Differential equation for simple harmonic oscillator and its general solution. Traveling and standing waves in one-dimension, Wave equation. Superposition of two or more simple harmonic oscillators. Energy density and energy transmission in waves. Group velocity and phase velocity. Fermat’s Principle. Interference of light, optical path retardation. General theory of image formation. Thin lens and lens combinations, Thick lens. Fraunhofer diffraction. Rayleigh criterion and resolving power. Doppler Effect. Diffraction gratings. Polarization: linear, circular and elliptic polarization. Double refraction and optical rotation. Sound waves in media Unit- 4: Electricity and MagnetismConductors, capacitors, dielectrics, dielectric polarization, volume and surface charges, electrostatic energy. Coulomb’s law, Gauss’s law. Electric field and potential. Electrostatic boundary conditions, Solution of Laplace’s equation for simple cases. Biot-Savart law, Ampere’s law, Faraday’s law of electromagnetic induction, Self and mutual inductance. Alternating currents. Simple DC and AC circuits with R, L and C components. Maxwell’s equations and plane electromagnetic waves, Displacement current, Poynting’s theorem, transmission and reflection coefficients (normal incidence only) reflection and refraction at a dielectric interface. Lorentz Force and motion of charged particles in electric and magnetic fields. Unit- 5: Kinetic theory, ThermodynamicsElements of Kinetic theory of gases. Velocity distribution and Equipartition of energy. Specific heat of Mono-, di- and tri-atomic gases. Ideal gas, van-der-Waals gas and equation of state. Mean free path. Laws of thermodynamics. Zeroth law and concept of thermal equilibrium. First law and its consequences. Isothermal and adiabatic processes. Reversible, irreversible and quasi-static processes. Second law and entropy. Carnot cycle. Maxwell’s thermodynamic relations and simple applications. Thermodynamic potentials and their applications. Phase transitions and Clausius-Clapeyron equation. Ideas of ensembles, Maxwell-Boltzmann, Fermi-Dirac and Bose-Einstein distributions. Unit - 6: Modern PhysicsInertial frames and Galilean invariance. Postulates of special relativity. Lorentz transformations. Length contraction, time dilation. Relativistic velocity addition theorem, mass-energy equivalence. Blackbody radiation, photoelectric effect, Compton effect, Bohr’s atomic model, X-rays. Wave-particle duality, Uncertainty principle, the superposition principle, calculation of expectation values, Schrödinger equation and its solution for one, two and three-dimensional boxes. Solution of Schrödinger equation for the one-dimensional harmonic oscillator. Reflection and transmission at a step potential, Pauli exclusion principle. Structure of atomic nucleus, mass and binding energy. Radioactivity and its applications. Laws of radioactive decay. Unit - 7: Solid State Physics, Devices and ElectronicsCrystal structure, Bravais lattices and basis. Miller indices. X-ray diffraction and Bragg's law; Intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors, variation of resistivity with temperature. Fermi level. p-n junction diode, I-V characteristics, Zener diode and its applications, BJT: characteristics in CB, CE, CC modes. Single-stage amplifier, two-stage R-C coupled amplifiers. Simple Oscillators: Barkhausen condition, sinusoidal oscillators. OPAMP and applications: Inverting and non-inverting amplifier. Boolean algebra: Binary number systems; conversion from one system to another system; binary addition and subtraction. Logic Gates AND, OR, NOT, NAND, NOR exclusive OR; Truth tables; combination of gates; de Morgan’s theorem. Important dates:Commencement of ONLINE Registration and Application on JAM 2020 Website September 05, 2019 Last Date for Online Application Submission and Uploading of Documents on the Website (EXTENDED DEADLINE) October 09, 2019 (Upto 17:30 Hours) Mock Test Links (Released) November 21, 2019 Admit Card Download January 07, 2020 Date of JAM 2020 Examination February 09, 2020 Announcement of the Results of JAM 2020 March 20, 2020 Submission of Application Form for Admission on the JAM 2020 Website April 09 - 22, 2020 Last Date for Receipt of Request for Change of Category in Proper Format/Rectification of Defective Documents May 04, 2020 Declaration of First Admission List June 01, 2020 Declaration of Second Admission List June 16, 2020 Declaration of Third and Final Admission List June 29, 2020 Closure of Admissions through JAM 2020 July 03, 2020 |

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Re: IIT Jam Syllabus for Physics
You want IIT JAM Physics Syllabus so I am providing you its syllabus: Mathematical Methods : Calculus of single and multiple variables, partial derivatives, Jacobian, imperfect and perfect differentials, Taylor expansion, Fourier series. Vector algebra, Vector Calculus, Multiple integrals, Divergence theorem, Green’s theorem, Stokes’ theorem. First and linear second order differential equations. Matrices and determinants, Algebra of complex numbers. Mechanics and General Properties of Matter : Newton’s laws of motion and applications, Velocity and acceleration in Cartesian, polar and cylindrical coordinate systems, uniformly rotating frame, centrifugal and Coriolis forces, Motion under a central force, Kepler’s laws, Gravitational Law and field, Conservative and non – conservative forces. For complete syllabus you can free download file which I am attaching here.
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Re: IIT Jam Syllabus for Physics
The syllabus for Physics subject for preparation of Indian Institute of Technology Joint Admission Test (IIT JAM) is as follows: IIT JAM Physics SyllabusMathematical Methods Calculus of single and multiple variables, partial derivatives, Jacobian, imperfect and perfect differentials, Taylor expansion, Fourier series, Vector algebra, Vector Calculus, Multiple integrals, Divergence theorem, Greens theorem, Stokes theorem, First order equations and linear second-order differential equations with constant coefficients, Matrices and determinants, Algebra of complex numbers. Mechanics and General Properties of Matter Newtons laws of motion and applications, Velocity and acceleration in Cartesian, polar and cylindrical coordinate systems, uniformly rotating frame, centrifugal and Coriolis forces, Motion under a central force, Keplers laws, Gravitational Law and field, Conservative and nonconservative forces, System of particles, Centre of mass, equation of motion of the CM, conservation of linear and angular momentum, conservation of energy, variable mass systems, Elastic and inelastic collisions. Rigid body motion, fixed axis rotations, rotation and translation, moments of Inertia and products of Inertia, parallel and perpendicular axes theorem, Principal moments and axes, Kinematics of moving fluids, equation of continuity, Eulers equation, Bernoullis theorem, Oscillations, Waves and Optics: Differential equation for simple harmonic oscillator and its general solution, Superposition of two or more simple harmonic oscillators, Lissajous figures, Damped and forced oscillators, resonance, Wave equation, traveling and standing waves in one-dimension. Energy density and energy transmission in waves, Group velocity and phase velocity, Sound waves in media, Doppler Effect, Fermats Principal, General theory of image formation,Thick lens, thin lens and lens combinations, Interference of light, optical path retardation, Fraunhofer diffraction,Rayleigh criterion and resolving power, Diffraction gratings, Polarization: linear, circular and elliptic polarization, Double refraction and optical rotation Electricity and Magnetism Coulombs law, Gausss law, Electric field and potential, Electrostatic boundary conditions, Solution of Laplaces equation for simple cases Conductors, capacitors, dielectrics, dielectric polarization, volume and surface charges, electrostatic energy, Biot-Savart law, Amperes law, Faradays law of electromagnetic induction, Self and mutual inductance, Alternating currents, Simple DC and AC circuits with R, L and C components, Displacement current, Maxwells equations and plane electromagnetic waves, Poyntings theorem, reflection and refraction at a dielectric interface, transmission and reflection coefficients (normal incidence only), Lorentz Force and motion of charged particles in electric and magnetic fields,Kinetic theory Thermodynamics Elements of Kinetic theory of gases, Velocity distribution and Equipartition of energy, Specific heat of Mono-, di- and tri-atomic gases, Ideal gas, van-der-Waals gas and equation of state,Mean free path, Laws of 25 thermodynamics, Zeroth law and concept of thermal equilibrium, First law and its consequences,Isothermal and adiabatic processes, Reversible, irreversible and quasistatic processes, Second law and entropy, Carnot cycle, Maxwells thermodynamic relations and simple applications, Thermodynamic potentials and their applications, Phase transitions and Clausius-Clapeyron equation, Ideas of ensembles, MaxwellBoltzmann, Fermi-Dirac and Bose-Einstein distributions Modern Physics Inertial frames and Galilean invariance, Postulates of special relativity Lorentz transformations, Length contraction, time dilation, Relativistic velocity addition theorem, mass energy equivalence, Blackbody radiation, photoelectric effect, Compton effect, Bohrs atomic model, X-rays, Wave-particle duality, Uncertainty principle, the superposition principle, calculation of expectation values, Schr
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The Joint Admission Test for M.Sc. is an admission test conducted every year for admission into Master of Science and other post-graduate science programs at the Indian Institutes of Technology. IIT JAM Physics Syllabus:Unit- 1: Mathematical Methods Calculus of single and multiple variables, Multiple integrals, Stokes’ theorem, partial derivatives, Jacobian, Matrices and determinants, imperfect and perfect differentials, Taylor expansion, Divergence theorem, Fourier series. First-order equations and linear second-order differential equations with constant coefficients. Vector algebra, Vector Calculus, Green’s theorem. Algebra of complex numbers. Unit- 2: Mechanics and General Properties of MatterVelocity and acceleration in Cartesian, centrifugal and Coriolis forces, Newton’s laws of motion and applications, Conservative and non-conservative forces, polar and cylindrical coordinate systems, uniformly rotating frame, Kepler’s laws, Gravitational Law and field, Motion under a central force. System of particles, conservation of linear and angular momentum, Center of mass, conservation of energy, equation of motion of the CM, variable mass systems. Rigid body motion, moments of Inertia and products of Inertia, rotation and translation, parallel and perpendicular axes theorem. Principal moments and axes, fixed axis rotations. Euler’s equation, Kinematics of moving fluids, Bernoulli’s theorem, equation of continuity. Elastic and inelastic collisions. Unit- 3: Oscillations, Waves and OpticsLissajous figures. Damped and forced oscillators, resonance. Differential equation for simple harmonic oscillator and its general solution. Traveling and standing waves in one-dimension, Wave equation. Superposition of two or more simple harmonic oscillators. Energy density and energy transmission in waves. Group velocity and phase velocity. Fermat’s Principle. Interference of light, optical path retardation. General theory of image formation. Thin lens and lens combinations, Thick lens. Fraunhofer diffraction. Rayleigh criterion and resolving power. Doppler Effect. Diffraction gratings. Polarization: linear, circular and elliptic polarization. Double refraction and optical rotation. Sound waves in media Unit- 4: Electricity and MagnetismConductors, capacitors, dielectrics, dielectric polarization, volume and surface charges, electrostatic energy. Coulomb’s law, Gauss’s law. Electric field and potential. Electrostatic boundary conditions, Solution of Laplace’s equation for simple cases. Biot-Savart law, Ampere’s law, Faraday’s law of electromagnetic induction, Self and mutual inductance. Alternating currents. Simple DC and AC circuits with R, L and C components. Maxwell’s equations and plane electromagnetic waves, Displacement current, Poynting’s theorem, transmission and reflection coefficients (normal incidence only) reflection and refraction at a dielectric interface. Lorentz Force and motion of charged particles in electric and magnetic fields. Unit- 5: Kinetic theory, ThermodynamicsElements of Kinetic theory of gases. Velocity distribution and Equipartition of energy. Specific heat of Mono-, di- and tri-atomic gases. Ideal gas, van-der-Waals gas and equation of state. Mean free path. Laws of thermodynamics. Zeroth law and concept of thermal equilibrium. First law and its consequences. Isothermal and adiabatic processes. Reversible, irreversible and quasi-static processes. Second law and entropy. Carnot cycle. Maxwell’s thermodynamic relations and simple applications. Thermodynamic potentials and their applications. Phase transitions and Clausius-Clapeyron equation. Ideas of ensembles, Maxwell-Boltzmann, Fermi-Dirac and Bose-Einstein distributions. Unit - 6: Modern PhysicsInertial frames and Galilean invariance. Postulates of special relativity. Lorentz transformations. Length contraction, time dilation. Relativistic velocity addition theorem, mass-energy equivalence. Blackbody radiation, photoelectric effect, Compton effect, Bohr’s atomic model, X-rays. Wave-particle duality, Uncertainty principle, the superposition principle, calculation of expectation values, Schrödinger equation and its solution for one, two and three-dimensional boxes. Solution of Schrödinger equation for the one-dimensional harmonic oscillator. Reflection and transmission at a step potential, Pauli exclusion principle. Structure of atomic nucleus, mass and binding energy. Radioactivity and its applications. Laws of radioactive decay. Unit - 7: Solid State Physics, Devices and ElectronicsCrystal structure, Bravais lattices and basis. Miller indices. X-ray diffraction and Bragg's law; Intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors, variation of resistivity with temperature. Fermi level. p-n junction diode, I-V characteristics, Zener diode and its applications, BJT: characteristics in CB, CE, CC modes. Single-stage amplifier, two-stage R-C coupled amplifiers. Simple Oscillators: Barkhausen condition, sinusoidal oscillators. OPAMP and applications: Inverting and non-inverting amplifier. Boolean algebra: Binary number systems; conversion from one system to another system; binary addition and subtraction. Logic Gates AND, OR, NOT, NAND, NOR exclusive OR; Truth tables; combination of gates; de Morgan’s theorem. Exam Pattern for JAM 2020Exam Type – Objective type test Number of questions – 60 Time duration – 3 hours Total Marks – 100 Section Type of Question Number of questions Section A MCQ 10 of 1 marks each20 of 2 marks each Section B MSQ 10 of 2 marks each Section C NAT 10 of 1 marks each10 of 2 marks each |