Theory of Electromagnetism
Instructor: Professor Shirley Chiang, Department of Physics, 235 Physics
Syllabus
with Lecture Schedule and Problem Assignments -- pdf
Integrating
functions
over areas and volumes in various coordinate systems -- .pdf
Derivation
of Laplacian of (1/r) -- .pdf
Proof
of Green's Reciprocation Theorem -- .pdf
Derivation
of
Eq.
2.5
--
Surface
Charge
Density
Induced on Grounded Conducting Sphere by Point Charge q Outside
Sphere -- .pdf
Sec. 1.12 --
Variational Methods -- .pdf (Note -- you are
responsible for the first proof, labeled solution to Prob. 1.14
from 2nd edition, but additional details about Sec. 1.12
derivations are only for those who are interested.)
Derivation of
Cosine Gamma -- .pdf
Analytic Functions (brief
summary -- supplementary information not used in problems or
exams)
Legendre Polynomials
(derivation of series solution for Legendre polynomials done in
lecture -- different from Jackson's derivation)
Solution to Problem 3.1
& Derivation of equations in Sect. 3.11 --.pdf
(Note: Solution to Problem 3.1 will let you
check your solution to Problem 3.13)
Section
3.9
Expansion of Green's Function in Spherical Coordinates
Derivation
of Rectangular Green's Function -- .pdf
Formulas to Memorize for
First Half of Course -- .pdf
Formula
Sheet for Use on Midterm Examination --.pdf
Final Examination, Tues. Mar.
17, 2015, 1:00-3:00 p.m., Room 185 Physics
Closed book, with two sheets of formulas provided by instructor
(one from midterm, one for final exam)
Plain white paper will be provided, but if you prefer lined paper,
please bring your own.
Formulas
to Memorize for Final Examination --.pdf
Formula
Sheet for Use on Final Examination --.pdf
Copyright Professor Shirley Chiang
1/5/2015