Course Program

1. Electrostatics and magnetostatics

2. Mathematical methods for electrostatics

3. Maxwell’s equations

4. Electromagnetic waves

5. Simple radiating systems

6. Introduction to special relativity

7. Covariant formulation of electrodynamics 

Bibliographic references

Handout notes

Jackson “Classical Electrodynamics”

Landau-Lifsits “Electrodynamics of continuous media”

ExamWritten and oral exam


for chemistry, physics and maths second year students; prerequisites are the first year maths and physics courses