Schedule

This schedule is definitely subject to change. Please check this page on a regular basis and watch for announcements.

 Part 1 - Transmission Lines (31 August thru 28 September)
 Part 2 - Electric Fields (2 October thru 19 October)
 Part 3 - Magnetic Fields (23 October thru 2 November)
 Part 4 - Plane EM Waves (6 November thru 4 December)

Version 1 - 2 August 2017

Week
Monday
Wednesday Thursday
1

 
8/31 - Lecture 1
Introduction & Transmission-lines
2
9/4 - No Class
Labor Day
9/7- Lecture 2
Sine Waves on Transmission Lines
3
9/11 - Lecture 3
Input Impedance
9/13 - HW 1
Studio Session 2
9/14 - Lecture 4
Pulses on T-Lines
4
9/18 - Lecture 5
Lossy T-Lines
9/20 - HW 2
Studio Session 3
9/21 - Lecture 6
Impedance Matching
5
9/25 - Lecture 7
Fields & Math
Quiz 1 Review
9/27 - Pre-Project 1
Studio Session 4
9/28 Quiz 1
6
10/2 - Lecture 8
Electrostatics & Gauss' Law
10/4 - Project 1 Testing Studio Session 5
10/5 - Lecture 9
Electric Potential
7
Tuesday
10/10 - Lecture 10
Electric Materials 
10/11 - HW 3
Studio Session 6
Project 1 Due 10/11 
10/12 - Lecture 11
Capacitance
8
10/16 - Lecture 12
Laplace & Poisson
10/18 - HW 4 
Studio Session 7
10/19 - Lecture 13
Current & Resistance
9 10/23 - Lecture 14
Magnetic Fields & Ampere Law
10/25 - HW5
Studio Session 8
10/26 - Lecture 15
Faraday's Law & Inductance
10
10/30 - Lecture 16
Magnetic Materials
11/1 - HW 6
Studio Session 9
11/2 - Lecture 17
Magnetic Force & Energy
11
11/6 - Lecture 18
Maxwell's Equations & Review
11/8 - TA hours
Studio Session 10
11/9 - Quiz 2
12
11/13 - Lecture 19
EM Waves
11/15 - Project 2
Studio Session 11
11/16 - Lecture 20
Waves in Lossy Media
13
11/20 - Lecture 21
Wave Polarization
Project 2 Due 11/17
11/22 - No Class
 Thanksgiving Break 
11/23 - No Class
 Thanksgiving Break 
14
11/27- Lecture 22
Reflection and Transmission
11/29 - HW 7 Due
Studio Session 12
11/30 - Lecture 23
Plane Waves at Oblique Incidence 
15
12/4 - Lecture 24
Antennas &
Course Review

12/6 - HW 8 Due
Studio Session 13
12/7 - Quiz 3  
16
12/11  No Class
12/13  No Class
12/15  No Class
17
TBD
Final  Exam

 

 

Henry
Joseph Henry
(1797 - 1878)
Albany born scientist who served as the first Secretary of the Smithsonian. One of the greatest American scientists, he discovered self-inductance while building strong magnets.

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