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Electromagnetism and Optics

Objectives and Content

PHYS112 gives an introduction in electromagnetism and optics with emphasis on the following topics: Electric fields and currents, magnetic fields and induction, Maxwell┬┐s equations geometric and physical optics, interference, and diffraction.

Learning Outcomes

After completing this course the students will be able to:

- Explain basic physical laws and concepts in electricity, electromagnetism, and optics.

- Use fundamental laws and relations to solve problems in electricity, electromagnetism, and optics.

- Draw sketches illustrating the physics in the problems solved.

Grading Scale

The grading scale used is A to F. Grade A is the highest passing grade in the grading scale, grade F is a fail.

Contact

Contact Information

advice@ift.uib.no

Exam information

  • Type of assessment: Written examination

    Date
    13.12.2017
    Duration
    4 hours
    Withdrawal deadline
    29.11.2017