PHYS 212 - University Physics: Elec & Mag

Semesters Offered

University Physics: Elec & MagPHYS212A30264LEC41100 - 1150 MTWR  151 Loomis Laboratory Robert T Chamberlain
University Physics: Elec & MagPHYS212D036519DIS00800 - 0950 M W  143 Loomis Laboratory Cesar O Ascencio
University Physics: Elec & MagPHYS212D130266DIS01200 - 1350 M W  143 Loomis Laboratory Andrew C Ferrante
University Physics: Elec & MagPHYS212D230268DIS01400 - 1550 M W  143 Loomis Laboratory Alan Andrew Long
University Physics: Elec & MagPHYS212L130272LAB00800 - 0950 T R  262 Loomis Laboratory Eric Alan Petersen
University Physics: Elec & MagPHYS212L230273LAB01200 - 1350 T R  262 Loomis Laboratory Carlos Harold Salazar-Lazaro
University Physics: Elec & MagPHYS212L330274LAB01400 - 1550 T R  262 Loomis Laboratory Vasilios K Passias

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.


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