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PHY 415: Electromagnetic Theory I
Prof. S. Teitel stte@pas.rochester.edu  Fall 2008
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lecture 17
electrostatic and magnetostatic energy, momentum conservation, Maxwell stress tensor, capacitance matrix

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lecture 18
inductance matric, force, torque, energy of dipoles, plane waves in a vacuum

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lecture 19
frequency dependent dielectric function, plane waves in a dielectric

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lecture 20
waves in dielectrics and conductors
HW5 due

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lecture 21
waves in conductors: good metals, plasma frequency, plasma oscilations; polarization

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lecture 22
elliptical polarization, reflection and transmission, Snell's law

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lecture 23
reflection coefficient, Brewster's angle, KramersKronig relation
HW6 due

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lecture 24
Green's function for the wave equation, LienardWiechert potentials
Thanksgiving break starts at noon

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Thanksgiving



