**Tentative Lecture Schedule:**

Date | Chapter | Topic |
---|---|---|

1/17 | Introduction | |

1/18 | 6.4,7.1 | Magnetic materials; Ohm's Law |

1/24 | 7.1 | EMF (electromotive force) |

1/25 | 7.2 | Induction |

1/31 | 7.3 | Maxwell's Equations |

2/1 | 7.3 | Maxwell's Equations |

2/7 | 8.1 | Conservation of energy |

2/8 | 8.2 | Maxwell stress tensor |

2/14 | 8.2 | Conservation of momentum |

2/15 | Catch-up and miscellaneous | |

2/21 | 9.1 | EM waves: Introduction |

2/22 | 9.2 | EM waves in vacuum |

2/28 | First Hour Exam (Chs. 7,8)
| |

3/1 | 9.3 | EM waves in matter |

3/7 | 9.3 | Reflection and transmission |

3/8 | 9.4 | Absorption and dispersion |

3/21 | 9.5 | Wave guides |

3/22 | 10.1 | Potentials and gauge transformations |

3/28 | 10.2 | Retarded potentials |

3/39 | 10.3 | Moving point charges |

4/4 | Second Hour Exam (Chs. 9, possibly some of 10)
| |

4/5 | 11.1 | Dipole radiation |

4/11 | 11.2 | Radiation from accelerating point charge |

4/12 | 12.1 | Special theory of relativity |

4/18 | 12.2 | Relativistic mechanics |

4/29 | 12.3 | Relativistic electrodynamics |

4/25 | 12.3 | Tensor formulation |

4/26 | Perspectives |