Lists all of Maxwell's Equations together in both integral and differential forms; also derives the speed of light from Maxwell's Equations in vacuum.
8.02 Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism, Spring 2007
Prof. John Belcher, Dr. Peter Dourmashkin, Prof. Robert Redwine, Prof. Bruce Knuteson, Prof. Gunther Roland, Prof. Bolek Wyslouch, Dr. Brian Wecht, Prof. Eric Katsavounidis, Prof. Robert Simcoe, Prof. Joseph Formaggio, Andy Neely, Matthew Strafuss, Prof. Eric Hudson, Dr. Sen-Ben Liao
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Introduces the displacement current in the context of Ampere's Law in a charging capacitor, and states the Ampere-Maxwell Law.
8.02 Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism, Spring 2007
Prof. John Belcher, Dr. Peter Dourmashkin, Prof. Robert Redwine, Prof. Bruce Knuteson, Prof. Gunther Roland, Prof. Bolek Wyslouch, Dr. Brian Wecht, Prof. Eric Katsavounidis, Prof. Robert Simcoe, Prof. Joseph Formaggio, Andy Neely, Matthew Strafuss, Prof. Eric Hudson, Dr. Sen-Ben Liao
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Inconsistency in Ampere's Law leads to new term; calculation of displacement current; application to RC circuit; complete Maxwell's Equations.
8.022 Electricity and Magnetism, Fall 2004
Prof. Gabriella Sciolla
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Solutions of E-field and B-field wave equations in vacuum.
8.022 Electricity and Magnetism, Fall 2004
Prof. Gabriella Sciolla
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Proof that light is an EM wave; connection with SI units; measuring c.
8.022 Electricity and Magnetism, Fall 2004
Prof. Gabriella Sciolla
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States Gauss's Law for magnetic field by analogy with Gauss's Law for electric field, using the non-existence of magnetic monopoles.
8.02 Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism, Spring 2007
Prof. John Belcher, Dr. Peter Dourmashkin, Prof. Robert Redwine, Prof. Bruce Knuteson, Prof. Gunther Roland, Prof. Bolek Wyslouch, Dr. Brian Wecht, Prof. Eric Katsavounidis, Prof. Robert Simcoe, Prof. Joseph Formaggio, Andy Neely, Matthew Strafuss, Prof. Eric Hudson, Dr. Sen-Ben Liao
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A thick wire with a narrow cut builds up charge; find the electric and magnetic fields between the ends of the wire. Solution is included after problem.
8.02 Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism, Spring 2007
Prof. John Belcher, Dr. Peter Dourmashkin, Prof. Robert Redwine, Prof. Bruce Knuteson, Prof. Gunther Roland, Prof. Bolek Wyslouch, Dr. Brian Wecht, Prof. Eric Katsavounidis, Prof. Robert Simcoe, Prof. Joseph Formaggio, Andy Neely, Matthew Strafuss, Prof. Eric Hudson, Dr. Sen-Ben Liao
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Find the electric and magnetic fields over time and the voltage at a point within a charging capacitor; use these to find the total stored energy. Solution is included after problem.
8.02 Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism, Spring 2007
Prof. John Belcher, Dr. Peter Dourmashkin, Prof. Robert Redwine, Prof. Bruce Knuteson, Prof. Gunther Roland, Prof. Bolek Wyslouch, Dr. Brian Wecht, Prof. Eric Katsavounidis, Prof. Robert Simcoe, Prof. Joseph Formaggio, Andy Neely, Matthew Strafuss, Prof. Eric Hudson, Dr. Sen-Ben Liao
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Given the electric field of a plane electromagnetic wave, find its propagation direction and the corresponding magnetic field. Solution is included after problem.
8.02 Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism, Spring 2007
Prof. John Belcher, Dr. Peter Dourmashkin, Prof. Robert Redwine, Prof. Bruce Knuteson, Prof. Gunther Roland, Prof. Bolek Wyslouch, Dr. Brian Wecht, Prof. Eric Katsavounidis, Prof. Robert Simcoe, Prof. Joseph Formaggio, Andy Neely, Matthew Strafuss, Prof. Eric Hudson, Dr. Sen-Ben Liao
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Characterize the circulation of magnetic field on an Amperian loop within a charging or discharging capacitor.
8.02 Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism, Spring 2007
Prof. John Belcher, Dr. Peter Dourmashkin, Prof. Robert Redwine, Prof. Bruce Knuteson, Prof. Gunther Roland, Prof. Bolek Wyslouch, Dr. Brian Wecht, Prof. Eric Katsavounidis, Prof. Robert Simcoe, Prof. Joseph Formaggio, Andy Neely, Matthew Strafuss, Prof. Eric Hudson, Dr. Sen-Ben Liao
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Find the electric component of an electromagnetic plane wave consistent with the given magnetic component; and vice versa.
8.02 Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism, Spring 2007
Prof. John Belcher, Dr. Peter Dourmashkin, Prof. Robert Redwine, Prof. Bruce Knuteson, Prof. Gunther Roland, Prof. Bolek Wyslouch, Dr. Brian Wecht, Prof. Eric Katsavounidis, Prof. Robert Simcoe, Prof. Joseph Formaggio, Andy Neely, Matthew Strafuss, Prof. Eric Hudson, Dr. Sen-Ben Liao
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How do you know sound is not an EM wave?
8.02X Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism with an Experimental Focus, Spring 2005
Dr. Peter Dourmashkin, Prof. Gunther Roland
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4-part problem; finding direction, λ of wave; deciding whether it can be sound or EM.
8.02X Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism with an Experimental Focus, Spring 2005
Dr. Peter Dourmashkin, Prof. Gunther Roland
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