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PHY 450 - Electricity and Magnetism II

A brief review of electrostatics and magnetostatics. The following topics will be covered: Faraday’s Law, displacement current, Maxwell’s equations, Poynting vector, plane wave solutions, polarization, wave propagation in dielectrics and conductors, dispersion, Fresnel’s equations, guided waves, dipoleradiation, Lienard-Wiechert potentials, and radiation theory.

Cross-Listed with PHY 551 

Credit 3 hrs Normal (A-F)
May not be repeated for additional credit

Course Rotation: Fall (even yrs.)

Prerequisites - PHY 350  and MATH 325 
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Keywords: physics 
Equivalent Courses: PHY 551
Updates: Graduate Credit rescinded 4/2015, effective Fall 2015; Course Rotation added 8/2014; Graduate Credit added 7/2011

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