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ElectroMagnetic Theory

  1. Sep 27, 2006 #1


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    This page provides comprehensive notes on EM Theory


    Lectures are in PowerPoint format.

    Lecture 0 - Course Overview
    Lecture 1 - Introduction to Electrical Engineering
    Lecture 2 - Introduction to Electromagnetic Fields;
    Maxwell’s Equations; Electromagnetic Fields in Materials; Phasor Concepts;
    Electrostatics: Coulomb’s Law, Electric Field, Discrete and Continuous Charge Distributions; Electrostatic Potential
    Lecture 3 - Electrostatics: Electrostatic Potential; Charge Dipole; Visualization of Electric Fields; Potentials; Gauss’s Law and Applications; Conductors and Conduction Current
    Lecture 4 - Electrostatics: Electrostatic Shielding; Poisson’s and Laplace’s Equations; Capacitance; Dielectric Materials and Permittivity
    Lecture 5 - Electrostatics: Dielectric Breakdown, Electrostatic Boundary Conditions, Electrostatic Potential Energy; Conduction Current and Ohm’s Law
    Lecture 6 - Electromotive Force; Kirchoff’s Laws; Redistribution of Charge; Boundary Conditions for Steady Current Flow
    Lecture 7 - Magnetostatics: Ampere’s Law Of Force; Magnetic Flux Density; Lorentz Force; Biot-savart Law; Applications Of Ampere’s Law In Integral Form; Vector Magnetic Potential; Magnetic Dipole; Magnetic Flux
    Lecture 8 - Magnetostatics: Mutual And Self-inductance; Magnetic Fields In Material Media; Magnetostatic Boundary Conditions; Magnetic Forces And Torques
    Lecture 9 - Faraday’s Law Of Electromagnetic Induction; Displacement Current; Complex Permittivity and Permeability
    Lecture 10 - Uniform Plane Wave Solutions to Maxwell’s Equations
    Lecture 11 - Electromagnetic Power Flow; Reflection And Transmission Of Normally and Obliquely Incident Plane Waves; Useful Theorems
    Lecture 12 - Overview Of Circuit Theory;
    Lumped Circuit Elements; Topology Of Circuits; Resistors; KCL and KVL; Resistors in Series and Parallel; Energy Storage Elements; First-Order Circuits
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  3. Oct 1, 2006 #2


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    Two courses -

    Classical Electromagnetism: An intermediate level course
    http://farside.ph.utexas.edu/teaching/em/em.html (html and pdf file of course)

    PHY387K - Advanced Classical Electromagnetism
    a graduate level course of lectures given by

    Richard Fitzpatrick

    Additional courses by Fitzpatrick

    PHY 302l: Electromagnetism and Optics

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