COURSE TIME:
MWF 10:30-11:20 pm.
COURSE LOCATION:
Physics 185.
| What to expect from this course. |

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SYLLABUS:
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Electricity and Magnetism in Macroscopic Media

Maxwell's Equations and Macroscopic Electromagnetism

Plane Electromagnetic Waves and Wave Propagation

Waveguides, Resonant Cavities and Optical Fibers

Radiating Systems, Multipole Fields, and Radiation

Special Theory of Relativity

Radiation by Moving Charges

Dynamics of Relativistic Particles and Electromagnetic Fields

__ NOTES __

Electrostatic Fields in Matter

Greens Function Review

Faraday's Law

Diffusion Equation for Vector
Potential

Maxwell's Equations and Gauge Transformations

Maxwell's Equations and Gauge Transformations, Another discussion

Greens function for the
Wave Equation

Energy in
Electromagnetic Fields and the Poynting Vector

The Potentials

The Fields

Two Radiation Problems

Plane Electromagnetic Waves

EM Waves in a Laser beam

EM Energy Scales and Two
Problems

Relativity, part 1

Relativity, part 2

__ HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS __

Assignment 1

Solutions

Assignment 2

Solutions

Assignment 3

Solutions

2016 Midterm Exam (with solution)
Note that problem 2 should have stated that the displacement current
term should be ignored.

2017 Midterm Exam (with solution)

Assignment 4

Assignment 5 (part A)

Assignment 5 (part B)

Assignment 6