Physics 721 Spring 2014 Reference Page

Course Number: 
721
Instructor: 
Robert Joynt
Level: 
Graduate
Course Description: 
Electrostatics, magnetostatics, Green functions, boundary value problems, macroscopic media, Maxwell's equations, the stress tensor and conservation laws, electromagnetic waves, wave propagation, dispersion, waveguides, radiation, multipole expansions, diffraction and scattering, special relativity, covariance of Maxwell's equations, Lienard-Wiechert potentials, radiation by accelerated charges.
Prerequisites: 
Physics 322 or equivalent
Lecture Place and Time: 
MWF 11:00-11:50am, 2223 Chamberlin Hall
Final Exam Place Time: 
Monday, May 12, 2014 2:45pm to 4:45pm
Textbooks: 
Classical Electrodynamics, 3rd edition by Jackson, Jd
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