Thursday, December 19, 2002 
Solutions to the final exam are now posted on the Homework page.
Have a happy holiday!
Friday, December 13, 2002 
Final Exam is Monday, December 16, at 12:30 pm in B&L 173. Remember, you may bring one cheat sheet, with writing on both sides, to the exam. I will give you the same sheet of formulas from the cover of Jackson that you had for the midterm.
There will three computational questions on the following topics: macroscopic Maxwell equations; wave propagation in a medium; radiation. There will be one additional question with short answer parts. Special relativity will not be on the exam.
Notes for all lectures are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Solutions for all problem sets are now posted on the Homework page.
Good luck on the exam!
Tuesday, December 10, 2002 
The course evaluation forms will be passed out in lecture on Wednesday, December 11 (I forgot on Monday  sorry!). Please come to give me your input.
Notes for lectures 23 and 24 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Thursday, December 5, 2002 
Notes for lectures 21 and 22 have been posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Problem Set 7, due Wednesday, December 11, is now posted on the Homework page.
To make up for lost time, lectures have been scheduled for Friday this week and next week, December 6 and 13. Please let me know immediately if you have any conflicts.
Solutions to Problem Set 6 have been posted on the Homework page.
Notes for lectures 18, 19 and 20 have been posted on the Lecture Notes page. Notes for lecture 21 should be posted tomorrow.
Course evaluation forms will be handed out in lecture on Monday December 9. Please come to give me your input about the course.
Friday, November 15, 2002 
Lectures next week, November 18 and 20, are canceled.
Thursday, November 14, 2002 
Problem Set 6, due Monday, November 25, is now posted on the Homework page.
Solutions to Problem Set 5 are posted on the Homework page.
Notes for lecture 17 are posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Thursday, November 7, 2002 
Solutions to the Midterm Exam have been posted on the Homework page.
Notes for lectures 15 and 16 have been posted on the Lecture Notes page.
By unanimous class decision, the date for the FINAL EXAM is now moved to Monday, December 16 at 12:30 pm, in B&L 173 (same as lecture room).
Tuesday, November 5, 2002 
Problem Set 5, due Wednesday, November 13, is now posted on the Homework page.
Notes for lecture 14 are posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Due to unexpected circumstances, lecture on Monday October 28 is canceled.
Thursday, October 24, 2002 
Corrections: Revised notes for lectures 11 and 12 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page. These correct missing factors of 1/c in the earlier notes. Revised solutions to Problem Set 4 are now posted on the Homework page. These have minor corrections to problem 2, and include a page that was missing earlier for problem 3.
Notes for lecture 13 are posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Wednesday, October 23, 2002 
Solutions to Problem Set 4 are posted on the Homework page.
Notes for lecture 12 are posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Thursday, October 17, 2002 
Notes for lectures 10 and 11 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Solutions to Problem Set 3 are posted on the Homework page. (Warning! the posted solutions to the first two problems are worked out in MKS units, so be sure to make the necessary 4_{o} removals to get back to the Gaussian units we have been using in class.)
Tuesday, October 15, 2002 
The Midterm Exam will be Friday, October 25, 9:40  10:55, in B&L 173. It will cover all material up through Wednesday, October 23. See the Course Information page for a description of the "cheat sheet" that you are permitted to bring to the exam.
Problem Set 4, due Wednesday, October 23, in lecture, is now posted on the Homework page. Note: to help you prepare for the midterm exam, I will post the solutions to problem set 4 by 2pm on the due date. You therefore must turn this homework in on time in lecture, if you wish to receive credit for it.
Notes for lecture 9 are posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Problem Set 3, due Monday October 14, in lecture, is now posted on the Homework page. The assignment, particularly the last problem, make take you some time.
Solutions to Problem Set 2 have been posted on the Homework page.
Notes for lectures 7 and 8 have been posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Solutions to Problem Set 1 are now posted on the Homework page.
There will be no lecture next Monday, October 7, due to Fall Break.
Wednesday, September 25, 2002 
Problem Set 2, due Wednesday October 2, in lecture, is now posted on the Homework page.
Notes for lectures 4, 5 and 6 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Friday, September 13, 2002 
Problem Set 1, due Monday September 23, is now posted on the Homework page.
Notes for lecture 3 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Wednesday, September 11, 2002 
Notes for lectures 1 and 2 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Lecture on next Monday, September 16, is canceled. Similarly, I will not be in for my office hour that day.
Welcome to Physics 415, Fall 2002!
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