PHYS 3220 - Physics for Scientists II (Honors) - Fall 2017

Lecture Schedule

WEEK TUE FRI

01

AUG 22

Overview.

ELECTRIC CHARGES AND ELECTRIC FIELDS (Ch. 1.1-1.8)

AUG 25

Discuss Ch. 1.1-1.8.

ELECTRIC CHARGES AND ELECTRIC FIELDS (Ch. 1.9-1.16)

02

AUG 29

Discuss Ch. 1.9-1.16.

ELECTRIC POTENTIAL (Ch. 2.1-2.7)

SEP 1

Discuss Ch. 2.1-2.7.

ELECTRIC POTENTIAL (Ch. 2.8-2.18)

03

SEP 5

Discuss Ch. 2.8-2.18.

ELECTRIC CONDUCTORS (Ch. 3.1-3.4)

SEP 8

Discuss Ch. 3.1-3.4.

ELECTRIC CONDUCTORS (Ch. 3.5-3.9)

04

SEP 12

Discuss Ch. 3.5-3.9.

ELECTRIC CURRENTS (Ch. 4.1-4.6)

SEP 15

Discuss Ch. 4.1-4.6.

ELECTRIC CURRENTS (Ch. 4.7-4.12)

05

SEP 19

Discuss Ch. 4.7-4.12.

ELECTRIC FIELDS IN MATTER (Ch. 10.1-10.6)

SEP 22

Discuss Ch. 10.1-10.6.

ELECTRIC FIELDS IN MATTER (Ch. 10.7-10.12,10.16)

06

SEP 26

Discuss Ch. 10.7-10.12,10.16.

FIELDS OF MOVING CHARGES, SPECIAL RELATIVITY (Ch. 5.1-5.5, App. G)

EXAM 1 DUE THU SEP 28

SEP 29

Discuss Ch. 5.1-5.5, App. G.

FIELDS OF MOVING CHARGES (Ch. 5.6-5.9)

07

OCT 3

Discuss Ch. 5.6-5.9.

MAGNETIC FIELDS (Ch. 6.1-6.5)

OCT 6

Discuss Ch. 6.1-6.5.

MAGNETIC FIELDS (Ch. 6.6-6.10)

08

OCT 10

FALL BREAK

OCT 13

FALL BREAK

09

OCT 17

Discuss Ch. 6.6-6.10.

ELECTROMAGNETIC INDUCTION (Ch. 7.1-7.5)

OCT 20

Discuss Ch. 7.1-7.5.

ELECTROMAGNETIC INDUCTION (Ch. 7.6-7.11)

10

OCT 24

Discuss Ch. 7.6-7.11.

AC CIRCUITS (Ch. 8.1-8.3)

OCT 27

Discuss Ch. 8.1-8.3.

AC CIRCUITS (Ch. 8.4-8.7)

11

OCT 31

Discuss Ch. 8.4-8.7.

MAGNETIC FIELDS IN MATTER (Ch. 11.1-11.6)

NOV 3

Discuss Ch. 11.1-11.6.

MAGNETIC FIELDS IN MATTER (Ch. 11.7-11.12)

12

NOV 7

Discuss Ch. 11.7-11.12.

MAXWELL'S EQUATIONS, ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVES (Ch. 9.1-9.3, Fowles Ch. 1.1-1.4)

EXAM 2 DUE THU NOV 9

NOV 10

Discuss Ch. 9.1-9.3, Fowles Ch. 1.1-1.4.

ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVES ENERGY AND POLARIZATION (Ch. 9.6-9.8, Fowles Ch. 2.1-2.4)

13

NOV 14

Discuss Ch. 9.6-9.8, Fowles Ch. 2.1-2.4.

REFLECTION AND REFRACTION (Fowles Ch. 2.6-2.8)

NOV 17

Discuss Fowles Ch. 2.6-2.8.

MIRRORS AND LENSES (Fowles Ch. 10.1-10.2)

14

NOV 21

Discuss Fowles Ch. 10.1-10.2.

WAVE INTERFERENCE (Fowles Ch. 3.1-3.3)

NOV 24

THANKSGIVING DAY

15

NOV 28

Discuss Fowles Ch. 3.1-3.3.

WAVE DIFFRACTION (Fowles Ch. 5.1, 5.3-5.4)

DEC 1

Discuss Fowles Ch. 5.1, 5.3-5.4.

16

DEC 5

SUMMARY

EXAM 3 DUE THU DEC 7

DEC 8

NO CLASS