FISI 4069: Electromagnetism II


Second part of the Electromagnetism course for Physics majors, which covers electrodynamics. Time-varying fields. Maxwell's equations. Potential formulation of electrodynamics. Energy momentum in electrodynamics. Electromagnetic waves in nonconducting linear media. Polarization. Electromagnetic waves in conductors and dissipative media. Dispersion. Wave guides. Rectangular wave guide. Coaxial transmission line. Fields of a localized oscillating source. Dipole radiation. Center-fed linear antenna. Radiation from a point charge. Radiation reaction.


3 credit hours.