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PHYS 212 - University Physics: Elec & Mag

Last offered Summer 2022

Official Description

Coulomb's Law, electric fields, Gauss' Law, electric potential, capacitance, circuits, magnetic forces and fields, Ampere's law, induction, electromagnetic waves, polarization, and geometrical optics. A calculus-based approach for majors in engineering, mathematics, physics, and chemistry. Course Information: Credit is not given for both PHYS 212 and PHYS 102. Prerequisite: PHYS 211; credit or concurrent registration in MATH 241. Class Schedule Information: For students in engineering, mathematics, physics and chemistry. Exams are given in the evening (during fall and spring semesters). Register for a lecture (A) section, a discussion (D) section and a laboratory (L) section. Engineering students must obtain a dean's approval to drop this course after the second week of instruction.

Related Faculty

TitleSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
University Physics: Elec & MagA30264LEC41100 - 1150 MTWR  141 Loomis Laboratory Robert T Chamberlain
University Physics: Elec & MagD036519DIS00800 - 0950 M W  1043 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg 
University Physics: Elec & MagD130266DIS01200 - 1350 M W  3101 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg 
University Physics: Elec & MagD230268DIS01400 - 1550 M W  3101 Sidney Lu Mech Engr Bldg 
University Physics: Elec & MagL130272LAB00800 - 0850 T R  4018 Campus Instructional Facility 
University Physics: Elec & MagL230273LAB01200 - 1350 T R  4018 Campus Instructional Facility 
University Physics: Elec & MagL330274LAB01400 - 1550 T R  4018 Campus Instructional Facility