WEEK # | SES # | ACTIVITIES | TOPICS |
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1 | 1 | Class | Introduction to TEAL; Fields; Review of gravity; Electric field |

2 | Class | Electric charge; Electric fields; Dipoles; Continuous charge distributions | |

3 | Problem solving | Coordinate systems; Gradients; Line and surface integrals | |

2 | 4 | Class | Working in groups, electric potential, E from V |

5 | Class | Electric potential, equipotentials | |

6 | Problem solving | Continuous charge distributions | |

3 | 7 | Class | Gauss’s law |

8 | Problem solving | Gauss’s law (cont.) | |

4 | 9 | Class | Conductors and capacitors |

10 | Class | Capacitors | |

11 | Problem solving | Capacitors (cont.) | |

5 | 12 | Class | Current, Resistance, and DC circuits |

13 | Class | Exam 1 information | |

6 | 14 | Class | Magnetic fields: Creating magnetic fields - Biot-Savart |

15 | Class | Magnetic fields: Creating magnetic fields - Ampere’s Law | |

16 | Problem solving | Ampere’s law | |

7 | 17 | Class | Magnetic fields: Feeling magnetic fields - charges and dipoles |

18 | Class | Magnetic levitation; Magnetic forces on dipoles | |

19 | Problem solving | Magnetic fields: Force and torque on a current loop | |

8 | 20 | Class | Faraday’s law |

21 | Class | Faraday’s law (cont.) | |

22 | Problem solving | Mutual inductance and transformers; Inductors | |

9 | 23 | Class | Inductors and magnetic energy; RL circuits |

24 | Class | Exam 2 information | |

10 | 25 | Class | RC and RL circuits |

26 | Problem solving | RC and RL circuits (cont.) | |

11 | 27 | Class | LC, and undriven LRC circuits |

28 | Class | Driven LRC circuits | |

29 | Problem solving | Driven LRC circuits (cont.) | |

12 | 30 | Class | Maxwell’s equations, EM radiation and energy flow |

31 | Class | Maxwell’s equations, EM radiation and energy flow (cont.) | |

32 | Problem solving | EM radiation | |

13 | 33 | Class | Generating EM radiation |

34 | Class | Exam 3 information | |

14 | 35 | Class | Interference |

36 | Class | Final exam |

## Class Topics

## Course Info

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##### As Taught In

Spring
2007

##### Level

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##### Learning Resource Types

*assignment*Problem Sets

*notes*Lecture Notes

*menu_book*Online Textbook