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Chair:
Brice Smith
Bowers Hall, Room 342
Phone: 607-753-2821
Fax: 607-753-4973

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PHY 450 - Electricity and Magnetism

A study of electromagnetic theory leading to Maxwell’s equations. Topics include electrostatics and Gauss’ Law, magnetostatics and Ampere’s Law, fields in material media, time-dependent phenomena and Faraday’s Law, and Maxwell’s equations.

Prerequisites: PHY 202 and MAT 237.

(4 cr. hr.)

Frequency code S = offered in spring
Additional frequency code descriptions can be found in the Terminology Guide.