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In this course, we finish up this introduction to Electricity and Magnetism. We begin by thinking about magnetic fields that change in time, working through Faraday’s Law and Inductors in Circuits. With the addition of Displacement Current, we complete Maxwell’s Equations. We finish the course by exploring the solution to Maxwell’s equations in free space – electromagnetic radiation.
This is the last module in a series of three that are based on the MIT course: 8.02, Electricity and Magnetism, a required introductory physics class for all MIT undergraduates, which is being offered as an XSeries. Please visit to learn Introductory Electricity and Magnetism XSeries Program Page for more information and to enroll in all three modules.
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- Faraday’s Law
- Inductors in DC and AC Circuits
- Displacement Current
- Maxwell’s Equations
- Properties of Electromagnetic Radiation
- Poynting Vector and Energy flow
- 8.02.1x and 8.02.2x.
- Multivariable Calculus
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