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Course Prefix: | PHY Course Number: 351 |

Course Title: | Electromagnetic Theory |

Subject: | Physics |

Minimum Credits: | 3.0 Maximum Credits: 3.0 Hours per week: 4.0 |

COURSE DESCRIPTION: |
This course is a comprehensive study of electromagnetism. Topics include electric field and potential, Gauss?s law, electrostatic potential energy, Laplace?s equation, boundary value methods, electric dipole and multipoles, electric fields in matter, dielectric theory, magnetic field and potential, Ampere?s law, Faraday?s law, inductance, electric fields from time-varying magnetic fields, magnetic fields in matter, Maxwell?s equations, Poynting?s theorem, wave equation for vector and scalar potentials, plane wave propagation, wave guides and radiation. |

Prerequisite: | PHY 212, PHY 213, and MTH 204. |

Start Date: 04/30/2009 End Date: |