8.021 Physics II
Introduction to electromagnetism and electrostatics: electric charge, Coulomb's law, electric structure of matter; conductors and dielectrics. Concepts of electrostatic field and potential, electrostatic energy. Electric currents, magnetic fields and Ampere's law. Magnetic materials. Time-varying fields and Faraday's law of induction. Basic electric circuits. Electromagnetic waves and Maxwell's equations. Designed for students with previous experience in 8.02; the subject is designated as 8.02 on the transcript. Enrollment limited.
8.021 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by E. Katsavounidis.
Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays in 35-310.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits.
In the Fall 2015 Subject Evaluations, 8.021 was rated 6.1 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the http://www.google.com/search?&q=MIT+%2B+8.021&btnG=Google+Search&inurl=https site or on the 8.021 Stellar site.
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