ENEE 680                               Electromagnetic Theory            Course Outline                  Fall 2009

 

 

 

Chapter.Section

Topics

Lectures

1.1 – 1.13

Coulomb’s Law, Electric Field, Gauss’s law, Surface Charge distributions, Poisson and Laplace Equations, Green’s  Theorem, Electrostatic  Energy, Capacitance, Variational and Iterative solutions to Poisson’s equation

5

2.1 – 2.12

Method of Images, Point charges near spherical conductors, Spere’s with prescribed potential, Orthogonal functions and expansions, fields near corners of conductors

4

Exam I

Around Oct. 9

 

3.1-3.12

Solutions of Laplace’s equations and Greens functions in spherical and cylindrical coordinate systems

4

4.1-4.7

Multipole expansions, dielectric material, boundary conditions in the presence of dielectrics, energy storage with dielectrics, models for dielectrics

4

Exam II

Around Nov. 13

 

5.1—5.12

5.15-5.18

Biot-Savart Law, Ampere’s law, vector potential, Macroscopic equations and  boundary conditions, Faraday’s law, Energy in a magnetic field inductors and mutual inductance

4

6.1-6.9

Maxwell’s displacement current, vector and scalar potentials, Green’s function for solution of wave equation, Poynting’s theorem.

4

Final

Dec. 19, 2007