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Christopher Laumann
PHYS 321
Seattle Campus


First of a three-quarter sequence. Charges at rest and in motion; dielectric and magnetic media; electromagnetic waves; relativity and electromagnetism; physical optics. Prerequisite: minimum grade of 2.0 in PHYS 227; two of PHYS 228, MATH 307 or AMATH 351, MATH 308 or AMATH 352, MATH 309 or AMATH 353, MATH 324, MATH 326, or AMATH 401; recommended: either PHYS 228 or MATH 324. Offered: ASp.

Class description

Electrostatics. Charges at rest; electric potential; Laplace and Poisson's equations; conductors and dielectrics.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Christopher Laumann
Date: 03/30/2014