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Physics 458:  Advanced Electrodynamics

In this webpage, you will find notes and materials for Thomas P. Kling's second semester course in junior level electricity and magnetism.  The textbook is Griffith's, third edition.

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Lecture notes:

Lecture g1: Intro to Green's functions in E&M 1
Lecture 1:   Maxwell's equations recap
Lecture 2:   Boundary conditions
Lecture 3:   Conservation of energy in E&M
Lecture 4:   Conservation of momentum in E&M
Lecture 5:   Introduction to waves
Lecture 6:   E&M waves 1
Lecture 7:   E&M waves 2
Lecture 8:   E&M waves 3
Lecture 9:   Potential formulation and gauge freedom
Lecture 10: Moving charge distributions
Lecture 11: Radiation
Lecture 12: Radiation reaction
Lecture 13: Special Relativity and link to General Relativity Course site
Lecture 14: How the fields transform
Lecture 15: E&M in tensor notation

Homework:

Green's Functions Homework Hints and Activity
Chapter 8 Homework Hints and Activity
Chapter 9 Homework Hints and Activity
Chapter 10 Homework Hints and Activity -- problem 10.15
Chapter 11 Homework Hints and Activity

Exams and other:

Professor Deveney's Lecture Notes


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