Physics and Astronomy - Course Details

PHYS272H: Electric And Magnetic Interactions - Honors (PAST/FUTURE SEMESTER)


Spring, Credits 4


Prerequisite: PHYS 172H; Corequisite: MA 162. Authorized equivalent courses or consent of instructor may be used in satisfying course pre- and co-requisites.

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Advanced treatment of calculus-based physics course using concepts of electric and magnetic fields and an atomic description of matter to describe polarization, fields produced by charge distributions, potential, electrical circuits, magnetic forces, induction, and related topics, leading to Maxwell's equations and electromagnetic radiation and an introduction to waves and interference. 3-D graphical simulations and numerical problem solving by computer are employed throughout.


Pushkar, Yulia


Textbook(s) for Spring 2014
Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher Req/Opt Notes
Matter & Interaction Sherwood & Chabay; Vol. 2 3rd; (January 3, 2010) 9780470503461 Wiley Required Choose Text Vol. 2 or Text with WebAssign
Matter & Interaction 3E V2 Webassign 1S Set Chabay & Sherwood 3rd; (January 7, 2010) 9780470597804 Wiley & Sons Required Choose either Text Vol. 2 or Text with WebAssign
Physics 272 Labs Available on the Phys 272 Website Required
i>Clicker Bedford/Freeman/Worth Required
WebAssign Required

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