**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*

**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.

*3 points*