2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Jun 30, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 2205 - Electromagnetism and Optics with Laboratory


Prerequisites: PHYS 1150 MATH 1118 . Co-requisite: PHYS 2206  - you  must enroll in a section of PHYS 2206 before you can enroll in PHYS 2205. Basic concepts of electricity and magnetism; Coulomb’s law, electric field and potential, Gauss’s law, Ohm’s law, Kirchoff’s rules, capacitance, magnetic field, Ampere’s law, Faraday’s law of induction, Maxwell’s equations, electromagnetic waves. Fundamentals of optics; light, laws of reflection and refraction, interference and diffraction phenomena, polarization, gratings, lenses and optical instruments. Laboratory fee. 4 credits.