PHY842 - E&M II

Fall 2017

Martin Berz

Lectures

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1:50 - 2:50, Room 1300 BPS

Office Hours

Room 3253 BPS, 517-884-5583, email lectures@berz.us

MWF 2:50 - 3:30, or by appointment

Textbook

- L.D. Landau, E.M. Lifshitz and L.P. Pitaevskii,

  Electrodynamics of Continuous Media, 2nd edition

  (Landau and Lifshitz Course of Theoretical Physics, Vol. 8).

- Jackson, Electrodynamics

Web page

http://bt.pa.msu.edu/phy842

Prerequisite

PHY841 or equivalent

Grading

Homework 40% (approximately 10 sets),

Midterm exam 20% (late October),

Final exam 40% (TBD)

Outline of Program

1. Maxwell's Equations and Potentials

2. Electrostatics of Conductors

3. Electrostatics of Dielectrics

4. Steady Current

5. Magnetostatics

6. Magnetic Media

7. Superconductivity

8. Quasistationary Fields

9. Electromagnetic Waves in Media

 

 

Homework and Solutions

 Problem Sets

 Solution Sets