PHYS W 3008x Electromagnetic Waves and Optics
Maxwell's equations and electromagnetic potentials. The wave equation.
Propagation of plane waves. Reflection and refraction. Geometrical optics.
Transmission lines, wave guides, and resonant cavities. Radiation.
Interference of waves. Diffraction.
Prerequisites: W3007. BC: Fulfillment of General Education Requirement: Quantitative and Deductive Reasoning (QUA)..
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|Spring 2015 :: PHYS W3008|
MW 10:10a - 11:25a
PHYS W 3008y Electromagnetic Waves and Optics
Prerequisite: PHYS W3007. Maxwell's equations and electromagnetic
potentials, the wave equation, propagation of plane waves, reflection and
refraction, geometrical optics, transmission lines, wave guides, resonant
cavities, radiation, interference of waves, and diffraction.