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PY3010 Electromagnetism I


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Course texts:

Electromagnetism , 2nd Edn. Grant and Phillips (Wiley)

Electromagnetic Fields and Waves , 2nd Edn. Lorrain and Corson (Freeman)



1). Vector Operators and Vector Analysis

2). Gauss' Law and applications

3). Electrostatic and Dielectric Phenomena

4). Ampere's Law and Applications

5). Magnetostatic and Magnetic Phenomena

6). Maxwell's Equations and Electromagnetic Radiation


Tutorial Problem Sheet

Tutorial Solution Sheet

Suggested reading from Grant and Phillips:

Chapters 1 to 3 pp 1-100

Chapter 4 pp 123 - 154

Chapter 5 pp 166 - 194, 208-209

Chapter 6 pp 218 - 221, 228 - 230, 239-240, 243-246

Chapter 10 pp 348 - 363

Chapter 11 pp 364 - 391



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