Advanced Theory of Electricity and Magnetism

PHYS 63000


PHYS 53000 and PHYS 60000, or equivalent.

The experimental origins of Maxwell’s equations. Electrostatics and magnetostatics; solution of boundary value problems. Quasistatic currents. Electromagnetic energy and momentum and the Maxwell stress tensor. Foundations of optics. Radiation from antennae, multipole expansion; waveguides.