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Physics 2 for Students of Physics

Course number: 203-1-2371
Semester: B 2017
5 points

Lecturer: Eytan Grosfeld
Lecturer: Snir Cohen

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Course Plan

Week Topic
1
Electric charge and electric field: conservation of charge, Coulomb law, electric field, charge distributions, Gauss law. SI and cgs units Lecture 1

Lecture 2
2
Potential energy and potential. Electric dipole: dipole field, dipole in an external field. Laplace and Poisson equations Lecture 3

Lecture 4
3
Electrostatics of conductors. Image charges. Electric field energy. Lecture 5

Lecture 6
4
Capacitors. Lecture 7
4
Electric current, continuity equation, Ohm's law, Kirchhoff's law, Drude model, batteries, RC circuits Lecture 8

Lecture 9
5
Introduction to magnetic pheonomena: Lorenz force, Ampere force, Biot-Savart's law, magnetic moment, charged particle in magnetic field Lecture 10

Lecture 11
6
Introduction to special relativity and transformation of fields Lecture 12

Lecture 13
7
Electromagnetic induction: Lenz law, inductance, Faraday's law Lecture 14

Lecture 15
8
AC current and RLC circuits Lecture 16

Lecture 17
9
Maxwell equations and electromagnetic waves Lecture 18

Lecture 19
10
Electromagnetic waves and Poynting vector Lecture 20
11
Electric field in matter, dielectrics and capacitors Lecture 21
12
Magnetic field in matter and magnets Lecture 22

Lecture 23

Office hours


Name Day Hours Building/Room E-mail
Eytan Grosfeld Sunday 17:00-18:00 54/312 grosfeld@bgu.ac.il
Snir Cohen Thursday 14:00-15:00 54/222 snirc@post.bgu.ac.il
Exercise grader bodkimp1@gmail.com


Lecture/Tutorial

Group What? Name Day Hours Building/Room
1 Lecture Eytan Grosfeld Sunday 12:00-14:00 28/202
1 Lecture Eytan Grosfeld Tuesday 10:00-12:00 28/205
11 TA Snir Cohen Wednesday 13:00-15:00 28/302

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