1. Electrostatic field: Gauss?s law; electric field and electric potential; local equations of the electrostatic field and boundary conditions. Poisson and Laplace equations for the electrical potential. Energy stored in the electric field.
2. Fields in dielectric media; classification of the dielectrics.
3. Magnetic field: Ampère?s law. Magnetic flux and Gauss?s law for the magnetic field. Local equations and boundary conditions for the magnetic field. Mutual and self-inductance. Energy stored in the magnetic field. Lorentz force and its applications.
4. Fields in magnetic media; behaviour of the various magnetic materials.
5. Electromagnetic induction: Faraday and Lenz?s laws. Maxwell equations. Wave equations for the electric and magnetic fields; unification of electromagnetism and optics. Poynting?s Theorem. Hertz experiment.
6. Transition regimes and stationary regimes in different types of circuits; oscillating circuits; analysis of circuits with alternating voltage sources.
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