Instructor: |
Prof. Emil Yuzbashyan Office: Serin 270 E E-mail (best): eyuzbash at physics.rutgers.edu Phone: (848) 445-9035 Office hour: Friday 3 - 4 pm |

Final: Tuesday, December 20, 1 - 4 pm, ARC 105, solutions

Midterm: Friday, November 11 in class, solutions

Lectures: Tuesday and Friday, 12 - 1:20 pm, ARC-205. To benefit most from lectures, it's best to read the text ahead of lecture. Then, you can ask questions that wouldn't otherwise come up. Don't hesitate to ask questions during and after lectures or during office hour.

Main (required) text: Andrew Zangwill "Modern Electrodynamics" 1st Edition, Cambridge University Press, 2013; ISBN 978-0-521-89697-9

Other recommended texts: J. D. Jackson "Classical Electrodynamics" is a standard graduate textbook that has been used for decades. You can find an elegant treatment of many topics in L. D. Landau and E. M. Lifshitz "The classical theory of fields" (Course of theoretical physics, Volume 2) and "Electrodynamics of Continuous Media" (Course of Theoretical Physics, Vol. 8). Finally, "Introduction to Electrodynamics" by D. J. Griffiths is an exellent resourse for refreshing your knowledge of undegraduate E & M and for a simpler, more intuitive prospective on many topics.

Homewok Grader: Grace Montalvo can be reached at grace.montalvo at rutgers.edu

Exams & Grades: We'll have midterm and final exams. The formula I'll use to determine course grades is 30% homework, 30% midterm, 40% final.

Homework: We'll have a new assignement roughly every week.

Homework 1: Zangwill 3.5, 3.12, 3.14, due Friday September 23, in class, Solutions

Homework 2: Zangwill 3.10, 3.13, 3.17, due Friday September 30, in class, Solutions

Homework 3: Zangwill 4.4, 4.5, 4.8, due Friday October 7, in class, Solutions

Homework 4: Zangwill 4.25, 5.5, 5.10, due Tuesday, October 18, in class, Solutions

Homework 5: Zangwill 5.4, 5.15, 5.24, due Tuesday, October 25, in class, Solutions

Homework 6 & 7: Zangwill 6.5, 6.11, 6.15, 6.18, 6.19, 6.23, due Tuesday, November 8, in class, Solutions

Homework 8: Zangwill 7.4, 7.7, 7.10, due Wednesday, November 23 (Friday Classes), in class, Solutions

Homework 9: Zangwill 7.13, 7.17, 7.24, due Friday, December 2, in class, Solutions

Homework 10: Zangwill 8.3, 8.7, 8.15, due Friday, December 9, in class, Solutions

Homework 11: Zangwill 9.16, 9.23, 10.5, due Tuesday, December 13, in class

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Midterm: Friday, November 11 in class, solutions

Lectures: Tuesday and Friday, 12 - 1:20 pm, ARC-205. To benefit most from lectures, it's best to read the text ahead of lecture. Then, you can ask questions that wouldn't otherwise come up. Don't hesitate to ask questions during and after lectures or during office hour.

Main (required) text: Andrew Zangwill "Modern Electrodynamics" 1st Edition, Cambridge University Press, 2013; ISBN 978-0-521-89697-9

Other recommended texts: J. D. Jackson "Classical Electrodynamics" is a standard graduate textbook that has been used for decades. You can find an elegant treatment of many topics in L. D. Landau and E. M. Lifshitz "The classical theory of fields" (Course of theoretical physics, Volume 2) and "Electrodynamics of Continuous Media" (Course of Theoretical Physics, Vol. 8). Finally, "Introduction to Electrodynamics" by D. J. Griffiths is an exellent resourse for refreshing your knowledge of undegraduate E & M and for a simpler, more intuitive prospective on many topics.

Homewok Grader: Grace Montalvo can be reached at grace.montalvo at rutgers.edu

Exams & Grades: We'll have midterm and final exams. The formula I'll use to determine course grades is 30% homework, 30% midterm, 40% final.

Homework: We'll have a new assignement roughly every week.

Homework 1: Zangwill 3.5, 3.12, 3.14, due Friday September 23, in class, Solutions

Homework 2: Zangwill 3.10, 3.13, 3.17, due Friday September 30, in class, Solutions

Homework 3: Zangwill 4.4, 4.5, 4.8, due Friday October 7, in class, Solutions

Homework 4: Zangwill 4.25, 5.5, 5.10, due Tuesday, October 18, in class, Solutions

Homework 5: Zangwill 5.4, 5.15, 5.24, due Tuesday, October 25, in class, Solutions

Homework 6 & 7: Zangwill 6.5, 6.11, 6.15, 6.18, 6.19, 6.23, due Tuesday, November 8, in class, Solutions

Homework 8: Zangwill 7.4, 7.7, 7.10, due Wednesday, November 23 (Friday Classes), in class, Solutions

Homework 9: Zangwill 7.13, 7.17, 7.24, due Friday, December 2, in class, Solutions

Homework 10: Zangwill 8.3, 8.7, 8.15, due Friday, December 9, in class, Solutions

Homework 11: Zangwill 9.16, 9.23, 10.5, due Tuesday, December 13, in class

Students with Disabilities

Please send any comments about this page to eyuzbash at physics.rutgers.edu

Department of Physics and Astronomy Main Page