Electrodynamics is one of the three fundamental areas of Classical Physics (the other
two being the Classical Mechanics and the Classical Statistical Physics with Thermodynamics). It is
fundamental to engineering, technology and many areas of physics research such as the design of particle
accelerators, controled thermonuclear fusion, etc. It may be of inerest to students of Mathematics who want to
explore the applications of Vector Calculus.
Korean tokamak KSTAR (from Iter Mag)
Schedule and Important Dates
- Lectures: Tuesday and Thursdayday from 12:30 to 2:00 in WH311 - beginning Tuesday Jan. 10
- Weekly assignments (8 assignments, worth 35% of the final grade) will be given out on: Jan. 10, Jan. 17,
Jan. 31, Feb. 7, Feb. 28, March 7, March 21, March 28.
- Class tests (3 tests worth 30% of the final grade) will take place in class on: Jan. 26, Feb. 16,
March 16. (Note: No assignment is given out during the week of the class test.)
- Final exam (worth 35% of the final grade, with the minimum grade of 50% required to pass the course):
- Friday, March 10, 2017, is the last date for withdrawal without academic penalty and last day to change
from credit to audit status for duration 3 courses.