PHY 4324  Eletromagnetism 2  Spring 2019
This is the second part of the twosemester sequence on electromagnetism. The first part, PHY 3323, dealt with static elecricity and magnetism. This course, PHY 4324, is focused on electrodynamics and corresponds to Chapters 7  11 of D. J. Griffiths, Introduction to Electrodynamics, 4th ed. (Cambridge U. Press, 2017). You may use the 3rd edition of the book, if you would like to save money.
Instructor: Yasu Takano, NPB 2356, email address: takano at phys.ufl.edu.
Lectures: M, W, F, Period 7 (1:55 PM  2:45 PM) NPB 1220
Office hours: M & W Period 8 (3:00 PM  3:55 PM)
Announcements
May 2 
Final exam grades are posted in eLearning, as are solutions to the exam problems. Letter grades for the course
are also posted in eLearning. If you would like to pick up your exam, please send me an email to arrange a time. Have a great summer break.

April 29 
Typos in formula sheets: There were sign errors in two of the equations for mangeticdipole radiation. These have
been corrected. Thanks to Andrew for finding the typos.

April 26 
Chapter 11 and 12 recommended problems: The lists of Chapter 11 and 12 problems in eLearning are now complete.

April 25 
Recommended problems from Chapter 12: The list has been extended to cover all problems in Sections. Problems from the end of chapter will be added shortly.
Formula sheets: A new set of equations has been added to the formula sheets posted in eLearning. 
April 24 
Final exam will be on Tuesday, April 30, 3:00 pm  5:00 pm in Matherly Hall 018. The exam covers only Chapters 11 and 12 of the book, excluding Subsections 11.2.3, 12.3.3, 12.3.4, and 12.3.5.
Formula sheets have been updated for the final exam and posted in eLearning. The file will be printed and given at the exam. 
April 16 
Chapter 12 recommended problems: A partial list of recommended problems for Chapter 12 is also posted in eLearning.

April 8 
Chapter 11 recommended problems: A partial list of recommended problems for Chapter 11 is posted in eLearning.

April 3 
HW 4 solutions are posted in eLearning.

April 1 
Exam 2 grades are posted in eLearning. Exam 2 solutions have been revised, with typos corrected and some explanations added.

March 29 
Exam 2 solutions are posted in eLearning, under Files > Exams + solutions.

March 27 
Exam 2: The exam will comprise three problems, one from Chapter 9 and two from Chapter 10. None is from
Sections 9.1, 9.3, 9.4, or Subsection 10.1.4. The exam will be from 8:20 pm tomorrow evening, Thursday, March 28 in NPB 1002.
Homework 4: Contrary to what the problem pdf file says, there will be no fourth problem in this assignment, 
March 25 
Formula sheets have been updated for Exam 2 and posted in eLearning. The file
will be printed and given at the exam on Thursday evening.
List of recommended problems in Chapter 10 is also posted in eLearning. 
March 22 
Homework 4 problem set is posted in eLearning, under Files > Homework problem sets.

March 11 
HW 3 solutions are posted in eLearning. 
March 8 
Final Exam location: The final exam on Tuesday, April 30, from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm will be in Matherly Hall 0018. Matherly Hall is an old College of Business building, very near the northeast corner of the campus.

February 18 
HW 3 problem set is posted in eLearning, under Files > Homework problem sets. The homework is due Friday, March 1, not Wednesday, February 27, as appears in the original course schedule.

February 16 
Exam 1 solutions are posted in eLearning, under Files > Exams + solutions.

February 10 
Formula sheet typos: In the definition of Maxwell's stress tensor, all diagonal elements had a factorof2 error in the second term. These typos have been corrected, thanks to students who have reported them to me.

February 8 
Formula sheets revised: An additional formula page from the end of the book has been added to the formula sheets, as posted in eLearning. This version
will be printed and given at the exam on Monday evening.

February 7 
Homework 2 solutions are posted in eLearning.

February 1 
Formula sheets for Exam 1 are posted in eLearning, under Files. Please note that the file uploaded last afternoon is old. Look at the new one uploaded at 11:10 AM
this morning, entitled FormulaSheetsV0p1.pdf.

January 29 
Homework 1 solutions are posted in eLearning, under Files > Homework solutions.

January 27 
Typos in the Homework 2 problem set: Typos have been found, and corrected, in the last problem.

January 27 
Homework 2 problem set is posted in eLearning, under Files > Homework problem sets.

January 10 
Exam 1 and 2 dates: The dates and times of Exams 1 and 2 have been finalized. They are as they
appear in the course scheduleMonday, February 11, and Thursday, March 28, both 8:20 pm  10:10 pm. The
exams will be in NPB 1002. I am still waiting for the Registrar to assign a classroom for the final exam, scheduled
to be on Tuesday, April 30.

January 9 
eLearning: The course has been published in eLearning. Please note that
the list of recommended problems for Chapter 7 now shows problem numbers in the 3rd edition
of Griffith along with those in the 4th edition. If you have downloaded an earlier list and if
you use the 3rd edition, make sure to replace it with the new list.

January 2 
Welcome to PHY 4324: This webpage will be used throughout the
semester for course announcements. Lists of recommended problems, homework problem sets and solutions,
exam answer keys, and homework and exam grades will be posted
in eLearning. Use the links on the sidebar of this page to access the
syllabus, tentative schedule, and eLearning. The schedule will be
updated as it evolves during the semester.
