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. General Education Requirement: Quantitative and Deductive Reasoning (QUA).
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|Spring 2013 :: PHYS W3008|
MW 10:10a - 11:25a
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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.