Introduction to Electrodynamics (4th Edition) by
Focus of the Course): This course, “EM1”,
covers the “statics” part of electrodynamics, which is
in the first six chapters of the textbook. Next semester, “EM2” covers the “dynamics” in Chapter 7 and beyond.
Students entering this course have a wide variety of backgrounds. The course will attempt to be self-contained and
will lay the foundations of the mathematics necessary for understanding the material.