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PHYS630 — Fall 2021

PHYS630: Advanced Theory Of Electricity And Magnetism

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Offering:

Fall, Spring cr 3.00

Prerequisites:

Prerequisite: PHYS 530, PHYS 600 or equivalent.

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Description:

This is a core course in electromagnetism intended for all Physics graduate students at Purdue. The material covered is at a somewhat more advanced level than the typical undergraduate course on the subject. Topics will range from electrostatics to wave propagation. Although a certain knowledge of mathematical methods for Physics (like for instance the material covered in PHYS-600 and PHYS-601 at Purdue) would be very useful, the course is mostly self-contained.

Instructor(s):

CARLSON, ERICA

Email:

ewcarlson@purdue.edu

Textbook(s) for Fall 2021

Title Author Edition ISBN Publisher Req/Opt Notes
Classical Electrodynamics J.D. Jackson 3rd 978-0471309321 J. Wiley & Sons Required

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