COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Applied Electromagnetics
Course Code: 
15ECE201
Year Taught: 
2015
Semester: 
3
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Bengaluru
Chennai
Coimbatore
Amritapuri

'Applied Electromagnetics' is a course offered for the B. Tech. (Bachelor of Technology) in Electronics and Communication Engineering at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Unit 1

Static Electric Fields: Co-ordinate systems – Review - Line integral - Surface integral – Gradient – Divergence - Curl-Stoke’s theorem - Divergence theorem - Helmholtz theorem - Electrostatics - Postulates - Coulomb’s law - Gauss law - Electric potential - Behaviour of conductors and dielectric in static fields - Dielectric constant - Poisson’s and Laplace equation.

Unit 2

Steady currents and magnetic fields: Current density - Point form of Ohm’s law – Continuity equation - Lorentz force - Magneto statics – Postulates - Magnetic vector potential – Biot-Savart law - Relative permeability - Hall effect

Unit 3

Electromagnetic Fields: Faraday’s law of Induction - Maxwell’s equations - Differential and Integral Forms - Boundary Conditions for electromagnetic fields - Wave equation - Time harmonic electromagnetic fields.

TEXTBOOKS

  1. David K. Cheng, “Field and Wave Electromagnetics”, Pearson Education, Second Edition, 2002.

REFERENCES

  1. Clayton R. Paul, Keith W. Whites, Syed A. Nasar, “Introduction to Electromagnetic Fields”, Tata McGraw-Hill Education Private Limited, Third Edition (Fifth Reprint), 2009.
  2. Kraus, Fleisch, “Electromagnetics with Applications”, Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited, Fifth Edition, 2004.