Nov 28, 2023  
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2023-2024 
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2023-2024

PHYS 2100 Introduction to Electricity and Magnetism

4 semester hours

Electrostatics. Current, resistance, and D.C. circuits. Magnetism. Induced electromotive force. Electric and magnetic properties of matter. Maxwell’s equations. Laboratory experiments pertaining to electricity and magnetism. Coulomb’s Law, static electricity, electric field plotting, circuits, charge/mass ratio for electron.

Lecture, 3 hours; Laboratory, 2 hours.

Prerequisites: PHYS 1100 ; MATH 132  or concurrent enrollment.