The numbering L1, L2, and so forth in the Topics corresponds to the numbering of the lecture notes.

SES # | TOPICS | KEY DATES |
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1 | L1: Integral form of Maxwell’s equations | Problem set 1 out |

2 | L2: Differential form of Maxwell’s equations | |

3 | L3: Electroquasistatic (EQS) and magnetoquasistatic (MQS) fields and boundary conditions | Problem set 2 out |

4 | L4: The scalar electric potential and the Coulomb superposition integral | Problem set 1 due |

5 | L5: Method of images |
Problem set 2 due Problem set 3 out |

6 | L6: Magnetoquasistatics | Problem set 4 out |

7 | L7: Polarization and conduction | Problem set 3 due |

8 | L8: Magnetization | Problem set 5 out |

9 | L9: Magnetic diffusion phenomena | Problem set 4 due |

10-11 | L10: Solutions to Laplace’s equation in Cartesian coordinates | Problem set 5 due in Ses #11 |

Midterm | ||

12-13 | L11: Solutions to Laplace’s equation in polar and spherical coordinates | |

14-16 | L12: Electroquasistatic forces | Problem set 6 out in Ses #15 |

17-20 | L13: Magnetoquasistatic forces |
Problem set 7 out in Ses #17 Problem set 6 due in Ses #18 |

21 | L14: Fields and moving media | Problem set 7 due |

22 | L15: Force densities, stress tensors, and forces | |

23-24 | L18: Waves and instabilities in elastic media | |

25 | L19: Waves and instabilities in the presence of motion | Final exam taken one week after Ses #25 |