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## Course Title : Electromagnetic Theory, Adv.

Code | 10C610 |
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Course Year | Master 1st |

Term | 2nd term |

Class day & Period | Wed 3rd |

Location | |

Credits | 2 |

Restriction | No Restriction |

Lecture Form(s) | Lecture |

Language | Japanese |

Instructor | T. Matsuo, |

### Course Description

The first half: the special theory of relativity and the covariance of Maxwell's equations

The latter half: the differential form in the electromagnetic field theory and its application to computational electromagnetics

### Grading

Submission of reports (twice)

### Course Goals

1. Understanding of the basic concepts of special theory of relativity and the covariant formulation of Maxwell's equations

2. Understanding of the basics of differential form in electromagnetic field theory

### Course Topics

Theme | Class number of times | Description |
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Introduction to special theory of relativity | 2-3 | - Galilean relativity and special relativity - Lorentz transformation |

Tensor representation and relativistic dynamics | 2-3 | - Introduction to tensor representation - Relativistic dynamics |

Covariant formulation of Maxwell’s equations | 2-3 | - Electromagnetic field tensor - Lorentz covariance of Maxwell’s equations |

Differential form in electromagnetic field theory | 3-4 | - Basics of differential form in electromagnetic field theory |

Application to computational electromagnetics | 3-4 | - Application of integral form of Maxwell’s equations to computational electromagnetics |

### Textbook

### Textbook(supplemental)

Y. Kazama, Introductory Lectures on the Theory of Relativity (in Japanese), Baifukan,1997.

### Prerequisite(s)

Basic electromagnetic theory