Theoretical Physics-Electrodynamics Spring 2017 Reference Page

Course Number: 
721
Instructor: 
Stanislav Boldyrev
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, 2104 Chamberlin Hall
Final Exam Date and Time: 
Saturday, May 6, 2017 7:45am to 9:45am
Textbooks: 
Classical Electrodynamics, 3rd edition by John David Jackson John Wiley & Sons Inc. 1998, ISBN 047130932X
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