**Office: **M2042 Physics Research Bldg

**Office Hours:** stop by anytime

**Course Meets: **MWF 10:20 - 11:15 am, Scott Lab E0125.

**Graders:** Jinsong Xu, Alex Dyhdalo

***** First Class Meets January 8, 2014 (the Jan 6 class was canceled due to the University closure) *****

***** There will be no class Wednesday, February 26 and Friday, February 28 - I will be out of town: however, we will have a midterm on the 28th, 6:30 - 8:30 pm, proctored by the graders *****

- Electrostatics of Dielectrics
- Magnetostatics: Biot and Savart Law, Ampere's Law, Vector Potential, Magnetic Moment, Boundary Value Problems in Magnetostatics
- Maxwell Equations, Green Functions for Wave Equation, Poynting Vector, Maxwell Stress Tensor
- Electromagnetic Waves and their Propagation
- Radiation, Multipole Expansion
- Scattering and Diffraction, Optical Theorem (if we have time)
- Special Relativity
- Relativistic Charges in Electromagnetic Fields
- Radiation by Moving Charges, Radiation Damping (if we have time)

- J.D. Jackson - Classical Electrodynamics, 3rd Edition, Google Books
- A. Zangwill - Modern Electrodynamics, Google Books
- A. Garg - Classical Electromagnetism in a Nutshell, Google Books
- H.C. Ohanian - Classical Electrodynamics, 2nd Edition, Google Books

- L.D. Landau, E.M. Lifshitz - The Classical Theory of Fields: Volume 2, Google Books
- L.D. Landau, E.M. Lifshitz, L.P. Pitaevskii - Electrodynamics of Continuous Media: Volume 8
- J. Fradkin - Classical Electromagnetism, Google Books
- D.J. Griffiths - Introduction to Electrodynamics, Google Books, (this is a useful book to refresh your memory, but it does not cover all the material we will be talking about in class)

- Electrostatics of Macroscopic Media, Dielectrics
- Magnetostatics
- Lecture 5
- Lecture 6
- Lecture 7
- Lecture 8
- Lecture 9
- Lectures 10 & 11 & part of 12
- A useful table for Lectures 10 & 11
- Lecture 12
- Maxwell Equations, Their Solution, Conservation Laws
- Plane Electromagnetic Waves and Wave Propagation
- Midterm Review
- Lecture 20
- Lecture 21
- Lecture 22
- Midterm solution
- Lecture 23
- Lecture 24
- Radiation
- Special Relativity
- Relativistic Charges in Electromagnetic Fields
- Final Review

- Multipoles, Electrostatics of Macroscopic Media, Dielectrics
- Magnetostatics, Faraday's Law, Quasi-Static Fields
- Supplement: from Microscopic to Macroscopic
- Lecture 27 (please disregard the final info at the end of the notes in this link)

- Maxwell Equations, Macroscopic Electromagnetism, Conservation Laws
- Plane Electromagnetic Waves and Wave Propagation
- Midterm Review
- Midterm
- Radiating Systems, Multipole Fields and Radiation
- Scattering and Diffraction
- Special Relativity
- Relativistic Charges in Electromagnetic Fields
- Radiation by Moving Charges, Radiation Damping
- Final Exam

(Solutions are password protected, they are for the use of OSU students and faculty only, please write to me if you are interested in accessing them.)

- HW 1 (due Wednesday, January 22) Jackson Problems 4.9 [hint: you should find general solutions of Laplace/Poisson equations in all regions and match boundary conditions], 4.13; Zangwill problems 6.8, 6.14 -- Solution 1
- HW 2 (due Wednesday, January 29) -- Solution 2
- HW 3 (due Wednesday, February 5 --> deadline changed to Friday, February 7) -- Solution 3
- HW 4 (due Friday, February 14 --> changed to Monday, February 17) -- Solution 4
- HW 5 (due Monday, February 24 --> deadline changed to Wednesday, February 26, please give the HWs to the grader (Jinsong), since I will be out of town) -- Solution 5
- HW 6 (due Friday, March 7) -- Solution 6
- HW 7 (due Monday, March 24) -- Solution 7
- HW 8 (due Monday, March 31 --> deadline changed to Wednesday, April 2) -- Solution 8
- HW 9 (due Monday, April 7) -- Solution 9
- HW 10 (due Monday, April 14) -- Solution 10
- HW 11 (due Monday, April 21) -- Solution 11

Final - Thursday, April 24, 10:00am-12:30pm, Scott Lab E0125.

Yuri Kovchegov