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PHYS 251 Physics III: Electromagnetism

Faculty: Tufte
Content: Introduction to electricity, magnetism, and their interactions. Electric fields and electric potentials. Phenomena of capacitance, currents, circuits. Forces on moving charges described in terms of the magnetic field. Effects of time-varying electric and magnetic fields, in both vacuum and matter: induction, alternating current circuits, electromagnetic waves.
Prerequisites: PHYS 151. MATH 233 (may be taken concurrently).
Restrictions: Sophomore standing required.
Usually offered: Annually, fall semester.
Semester credits: 4.


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