Phys351-S09 - Spring 2009 Physics 351 Asim Gangopadhyaya...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Spring 2009 Physics 351 Asim Gangopadhyaya Office Hours: 10:30-11:20 MWF. More by appointment. Office: Cudahy Science 310 Text: Introduction to Electrodynamics, David J. Griffith. Publisher Prentice Hall, Third edition. I also strongly recommend the following books by Schaum Series titled Electromagnetics and Vector Calculus. I do not expect you to learn just from these books. Consult any book you may find on the subject and also from internet. Prerequisites: Knowledge of material covered in General Physics I and II, Vector cal- culus (Calc III), Differential equation (Calc IV) and Mathematical Methods for Physics (PHYS 301/MATH 355). Objectives: 1. The primary objective of this course is to understand Electricity and Magnetism at a level higher than what you learned in PHYS 126. However, many of the problems will be from PHYS 126 and a very good understanding of the material covered in that course is essential. 2. Electricity and Magnetism and Mechanics make an extensive use of vector calculus. I expect you to acquire an understanding of practical uses of vector calculus through applications in E&M. 3. Electricity and Magnetism and Mechanics make an extensive use of orthogonal functions. I expect you to acquire an understanding of practical uses of these functions through applications in E&M....
View Full Document

Page1 / 5

Phys351-S09 - Spring 2009 Physics 351 Asim Gangopadhyaya...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online