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Spring 2013-2014
ELE 450  

Electromagnetism and Modern Applications

Kaushik Sengupta

The course will discuss electromagnetism (mostly classical electromagnetism) and its applications in modern day science and technology, with an emphasis on sensing and communication. The emphasis will be on fundamental theories and how they influence practical application ranging from biosensing, to modern day wireless, wire line communication and radar architectures along with multiple antenna array systems.

Sample reading list:
Pozar, David, Microwave Engineering
Purcell, Edward, Electricity and Magnetism

Reading/Writing assignments:
25 pages per week (class notes and book)

Requirements/Grading:
Mid Term Exam - 20%
Final Exam - 30%
Design Project - 25%
Problem set(s) - 25%

Other Requirements:
Not Open to Freshmen.

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
PHY 103 and PHY 104. Basic electromagnetism, basic understanding of differential equations, Laplace and Fourier Transformations..

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
43465 L01 11:00 am - 12:20 pm T Th   Friend Center   008   Enrolled:9 Limit:20