Physics 227H: Honors Analytical Physics II
Fall 2018

Tentative syllabus: will be updated as the semester progresses
Week       Dates             Lecture Topics and Reading in HRW 10     
    1           Sep 4            Electric Charge, Coulomb's Law (21)
                 Sep 6            Electric fields, dipoles (22)
    2           Sep 11          Electric field flux, Gauss' Law (23)
                 Sep 13          Applications of Gauss' Law, Conductors in Electrostatics (23)      
    3           Sep 18          Electric potential (24)
                 Sep 20          Calculating potentials (24)
    4           Sep 25          Capacitors and electric field energy (25)
                 Sep 27          Capacitors and dielectrics (25)
    5           Oct 2            catch up - quiz on capacitors
                 Oct 4            exam review in class
SUNDAY Oct 7: FIRST HOUR EXAM 8:10-9:30 PM in SEC 111 (Ch. 21-25) -- no recitations Friday and Monday
    6           Oct 9            DC current and resistance (26)
                 Oct 11          EMF and batteries (27)
    7           Oct 16          combinations of resistors, Kirchhoff's rules (27)
                 Oct 18          RC circuits, electrical instruments (27)
    8           Oct 23          magnetic field, magnetic forces on moving charges (28)
                 Oct 25          magnetic forces on currents (28)
    9           Oct 30          magnetic fields of currents, Biot-Savart law (29)
                 Nov 1           Ampere's law, magnetic materials (29)
   10          Nov 6           electromagnetic induction, Faraday's law (30)
                 Nov 8           Motional EMF (30)
   11          Nov 13         catch up - quiz on electromagnetic induction
                 Nov 15         review - in class? evening? -- no recitations Friday and Monday  
SUNDAY Nov 18: SECOND HOUR EXAM 6:10-7:30 PM in SEC 111 (Ch. 26-30) -- no recitations Friday and Monday     
   12          Nov 20         Maxwell's equations (32)
                 Nov 22         NO CLASS - THANKSGIVING
   13          Nov 27         inductance, magnetic field energy (31)
                 Nov 29         RL and LC circuits (31)
   14          Dec 4           AC Circuits, Reactance, resonance (31)
                 Dec 6           Electromagnetic waves (33) 
   15          Dec 11         energy and momentum in electromagnetic waves (33)   
FINAL EXAM: cumulative, with some extra emphasis on material since 2nd hour exam
   
 








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