Phys 100b, Winter 2004. Final exam: mean= 64 (100 total), stdev= 23. Total scores: mean= 59%, stdev=25%.Text: Introduction to Electrodynamics, 3rd Edition, by David J. Griffiths. This and other possibly useful texts will be placed on reserve at the Undergraduate Library. Course Times
: Lect: MWF
11:0011:50am, Warren Lecture Hall 2205. Discussion session: Mondays
1:302:50 WLH 2207. Problem session: Tuesdays1:001:50 York 4080A.
Homework: Assigned weekly, due Wednesday, at the START of lecture. Will also be accepted at the following lecture, but with a 20% penalty. Problems marked with * are also recommend, but not to be turned in. Midterms: Wednesdays, Oct. 29 and Nov. 19, during the lecture time. Formula sheet will be provided. Bring a bluebook. Final: Weds Dec. 10, 11:302:30 Bring bluebooks. Grading: Homework=20%, Midterm1=15%, Midterm2=15%, Final=50%. Exams and solutions: Midterm 1 Midterm 1 solns Midterm 2 Midterm 2 solns Final Final solns General
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Week#  Topics  Homework (and link to solutions) 
1  Introduction and math review  HW (Oct.3) solutions 
2  Coulomb's law, electric field, Gauss' law  HW2 (due Oct. 10) Solutions 
3  Properties of E and scalar potential  HW3 (due Oct. 15) solutions 
4  Work and energy  HW4 (due Oct. 22) solutions 
5  Condutors, electrostatic pressure, capacitance  *2.362.40* none to turn in. try to solve without peeking at solutions 
6  Method of images, separation of variables  NO HW (Fires, midterm delayed ...) 
7  Spherial problems and multipoles  HW5(Due Nov 14) solutions 
8  Electric fields in matter  *3.9, 3.10, 3.27, 4.10, 4.15, 4.17* (none to turn in). Solutions are here on last year's webpage. 
9  D fields, dielectrics  HAPPY THANKSGIVING! 
10  More on dielectrics. Currents.  4.19, 4.20, 4.21, 4.24, 4.26, 4.27, 4.28 solutions 