Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Electromagnetic Theory FIZ 305 5 3 + 2 4 7
Precondition Courses It is advised that Electricity and Magnetism lecture and Mathematical methods in Physics I lecture were taken.
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. ALİ ÇORUH
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. ALİ ÇORUH,
Course Assistants Teaching assistants of the department
Course Category
Course Objective To gain the fundamental concepts of electric and magnetic fields. To give an idea about the various potential calculation methods.
Course Content Vector Analysis, Electrostatics, Potential Calculation Techniques, Electric Fields in Matter, Magnetostatics, Magnetic Fields in Matter, Electrodynamics.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 He/She decides the mathematical methods used for solutions of problems related to electric and magnetic fields. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
2 He/she solves the problems related to electrostatic field, work and electrostatic energy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
3 He/She determines potential calculation technigues. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
4 He/She has the knowledge about the dielectric systems and their characteristics. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
5 He/She comments on magnetostatics concepts( magnetic field, magnetic vector potential and dipol moments). Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
6 He/She comments on electrodynamic concepts(electromotor force, Faraday law and Maxwell equations). Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Self Study, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Vector algebra, Differential calculus; Integral calculus, Spherical coordinates [1] Page 5-34
2 Cylindrical coordinates, Dirac-Delta function; Electrostatic field, Continuous charge distributions, Divergence of electrostatic fields, Introductions to Gauss’s law [1] Page 35-53
3 Applications of Gauss’s law, Curl of electrostatic fields, Introduction to electric potential; Potential of localized charge distribution, electrosttic boundary conditions [1] Page 54-69
4 Work and energy in electrostatics, Basic properties of conductors; Conductors, Capacitors [1] Page 70-84
5 Laplace equation, Uniqueness theorems;The method of image [1] Page 85-95
6 Seperation of variables, Cartesian coordinates, Spherical coordinates [1] Page 96-111
7 Multipole expansion, Polarization, The electric field of polarized objects [1] Page 112-129
8 Electric field inside a dielectrics, Electric displacement vector, Energy in dielectric systems [1] Page 130-150
9 MIDTERM EXAM
10 Magnetic force, Biot-Savart law, Divergence and curl of magnetic field [1] Page 151-166
11 Applications of Ampere’s law; Magnetic vector potential, Magnetostatic boundary conditions [1] Page 167-180
12 Magnetic dipol moment; Magnetization, Bound currents [1] Page 181-197
13 Magnetic field inside matter; electromotor force, Motional emf [1] Page 198-219
14 Faraday law, Inductance; Energy in magnetic field, Maxwell equations [1] Page 220-241
Resources
Course Notes [1] Griffiths, D.J., Electromagnetic Theory, 1996
Course Resources [2] Pollack G. and Stump D., Electromagnetisim, First edition, 2004
[3] Edmimister, J.A., Elektromanyetik
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Having enough background in engineering topics related to mathematics, science and their fields. Skill of using theoretical and applied knowledge with engineering solutions in the field, X
2 Identifing, determining, formulating and solving engineering problems. With this purpose choosing and applying analytical methods and modelling techniques, X
3 To analyze a system, a part of a system or a process itself and the skill of design under the given constrains in order to fulfill the specifications. In that direction, the skill of applying modern design techniques X
4 Skill of choosing and applying the modern techniques and vehicles needed by the engineering applications. Skill of using the information technology effectively. X
5 Skill of designing and performing an experiment, data acquisition, analyzing and interpreting results, X
6 Ability of accessing information and doing research. Skill of using databases and other information sources. X
7 Effective working ability both as an individual and as a part of a multi-disciplinary team, self-esteem on taking responsibility, X
8 Ability to make oral or written communication in Turkish. At least one foreign language knowledge, X
9 Consciousness of the necessity of the life time learning, following the developments in science and technology and ability of ones’ continous self renewal. X
10 Consciousness of occupational and ethical responsability, X
11 Consciousness on the subjects of project management, field applications, employees health, environment and work safety; awareness on legal consequences of engineering applications, X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Kısa Sınav 15
2. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 30
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 5 80
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 5 80
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Quiz 2 5 10
Assignment 1 5 5
Final examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 185
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 7.4
dersAKTSKredisi 7