**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)..*

*3 points*

Course Number |
Call Number/ Section |
Days & Times/ Location |
Instructor | Enrollment | |

Spring 2016 :: PHYS W3008 | |||||

PHYS 3008 |
15405 001 |
MW 1:10p - 2:25p 329 PUPIN LABORATORIES |
B. Johnson | 45 |

**PHYS W 3008y 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, resonant cavities, radiation, interference
of waves, and diffraction.

*Prerequisites: PHYS W3007.*