PHYS 242. Principles and Symmetries in Classical Physics II.
(4-2) Cr. 5.
Prereq: PHYS 221 or PHYS 241, credit or enrollment in MATH 166
Electrostatics, potentials and fields, currents, fields of moving charges, the magnetic field, electromagnetic induction, DC and AC circuits, Maxwell's equations and electromagnetic waves, electric and magnetic fields in matter. Topics in optics, special relativity and modern physics.