# Calendar

### Week 15 Special Relativity and E&M

#### Reading

- Read my notes
- Read Griffith’s Ch 12.2.3 through 12.3.5

#### Notes and Homework

### Week 14 Mathematical Foundations of Special Relativity

#### Reading

- Read my notes
- Read Griffith’s Ch 12.1.3 through 12.2.2

#### Notes and Homework

### Week 13 Introduction to Special Relativity

#### Reading

- Read my notes
- Read Griffith’s Ch 12.1.1 through 12.1.2

#### Notes and Homework

- Introduction to Special Relativity
- Particle Decay
- Lorentz Transformation
- Homework 11 (Due Fri. Apr. 13)

### Week 12 Electromagnetic Waves in Conductors

#### Reading

- Read my notes
- Read Griffith’s Chapter 9.4.1 through 9.4.3

#### Notes and Homework

### Week 11 Reflection and Transmission

#### Pre-class Videos

#### Reading

- Read my notes
- Read Griffith’s Chapter 9.3.1 through 9.3.3

### In-Class Activities

#### Notes and Homework

### Week 10 Introduction to EM Waves

#### Reading

- Read my notes
- Read Griffith’s Chapter 9.1.3 through 9.2.2

### In-Class Activities

#### Notes and Homework

### Week 9 Introduction to Waves

#### Pre-class Videos

#### Reading

- Read my notes
- Read Griffith’s Chapter 9.1.1 and 9.1.2

### In-Class Activities

#### Notes and Homework

### Week 8 Conservation of Charge and Energy

#### Pre-class Videos

#### Reading

- Read Ch 8.1.1-8.2.2 for this week
- Read this paper on the Poynting vector
- Read this paper on Energy transfer in circuits
- Read Ch 8.2.3-8.3 for next week

### In-Class Activities

#### Notes and Homework

- Energy Conservation
- Poynting Vector
- Project 1 (Due Fri. Mar 2 - before spring break)
- Homework 7 (Due Fri. Mar. 16 - after spring break)

### Week 7 - Maxwell’s Correction to Ampere’s Law

#### Pre-class Videos

#### Reading

- Read Ch 7.3.1-7.3.3 for this week
- Read this paper on the leaky capacitor
- Read Ch 8.1.1-8.2.2 for next week

### In-Class Activities

#### Notes and Homework

### Week 6 - RLC Circuits, Phasors, Leading and Lagging

*The readings and notes here are the same as last week*

#### Pre-class Videos

#### Reading

- Read my notes on RLC circuits for this week
- Read this paper on phasors
- Read Ch 7.3.1-7.3.3 for next week

### In-Class Activities

#### Notes and Homework

- Inductance
- Introduction to RLC Circuits
- RL Circuit Example
- RLC Circuits
- Homework 5 (Due Fri. Feb. 16)

### Week 5 - Inductance and RLC Circuits

*We are likely to continue RLC Circuits next week, so don’t worry about taking your time with readings.*

#### Pre-class Videos

#### Reading

- Read my notes on RLC circuits for this week
- Read this paper on phasors
- Read Ch 7.3.1-7.3.3 for next week

### In-Class Activities

#### Notes and Homework

- Inductance
- Introduction to RLC Circuits
- RL Circuit Example
- RLC Circuits
- Homework 4 (Due Fri. Feb. 9)

### Week 4 - Faraday’s Law

#### Pre-class Videos

#### Reading

- Read this paper on quantitative experiments on Faraday’s Law
- Read Ch 7.2.3 for this week

### In-Class Activities

#### Notes and Homework

- Introduction to Faraday’s Law - Handwritten
- Faraday’s Law with Examples - Handwritten
- Homework 3 (Due Fri. Feb. 2)

### Week 3 - Electromotive Force and Induction

#### Pre-class Videos

- What is the Electromotive Force?
- Calculating EMF: Simple Circuit
- Motional EMF
- Motional EMF and Magnetic Flux

#### Reading

- Read Ch 7.2.1. and 7.2.2 for this week
- Read this paper on magnetic fields and work
- Read Ch 7.2.3 for next week

### In-Class Activities

#### Notes and Homework

### Week 2 - Ohm’s Law

#### Pre-class Videos

#### Reading

- Read Ch 7.1.1 and 7.1.2 for this week
- Read this paper on limitations of Ohm’s Law
- Read Ch 7.2.1 and 7.2.2 for next week

### In-Class Activities

#### Notes and Homework

### Week 1 - Review of Electrostatics and Magnetostatics

#### Pre-class Videos

Videos for this week are just reminders of big ideas from 481

#### Reading

- Review Chapters 1-6 in Griffith’s
- Read Ch 7.1.1 and 7.1.2 for next week