2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    Mar 20, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

PHYS 5940 - Advanced Electromagnetic Field Theory

Goals: To develop an understanding of the classical theory of electric and magnetic fields.

Content: Vector analysis, electric and magnetic forces and fields, the equations of Laplace and Poisson, multipole expansion, dielectric and magnetic materials, Maxwell’s equations in vacuum and in matter.

Taught: Alternate years, fall term

Prerequisite: PHYS 3600 or co-registration, or instructor permission

Credits: 4