Classical Electromagnetic Theory
Professor Thomas Curtright
PHY651, Section E
MWF 12:20-1:10 room 203
Grade = HW + Midterm + Final
Midterm Exam 12:00-1:30 pm, Wednesday, 2 November, in the
Final Exam, 12:00-1:30, Friday, 9 December, in the Physics Library.
Required text: John David Jackson, Classical Electrodynamics, Third Edition
(Wiley, 1999) [Jackson
We will cover Chapters 8 - 16, more or less. Homework
assignments are here.
Your take-home final exam is here.
It is due 20 December 2005.
Other reading material:
Some of my
on magnetism, including lots of history. More history is
The content of the course is given, in summary, by the Lorentz force
An exact expression for the Coulomb constant is: