University of California, Santa Barbara
of Creative Studies - Physics


Electromagnetism and Optics

PHYS CS 35 Winter 2008

Instructors: Dr. Ilan Ben-Yaacov, Dr. Sathya Guruswamy



*    1/06/08: Welcome to your 5th quarter of CCS Physics!



Syllabus (click here for syllabus in .pdf format)



Time: Tues/Thurs 5:00 - 6:20 p.m.

Place: BLDG 698, room 102

Instructor: Dr. Ilan Ben-Yaacov, ESB Room 2213, ext 5295, ilan@engineering.ucsb.edu

Office Hours: Tuesday 2:45-4:45pm in ESB 2213



Problem Sessions:

Time / Place: Thurs 11:00am - 12:50pm, PHELPS 1444

Thurs 1:00 - 2:50pm, PHELPS 1444

Instructor: Sathya Guruswamy, sathya.guruswamy@ccs.ucsb.edu

Office Hours: Wednesday 10:30am - 12:30pm in CCS Faculty Office (behind CCS building)



Teaching Assistant: Justin Lowrey, justin@lowreys.net

TA office hours: Wed 1:00-3:00pm in CCS Building


Grader: Ryan Hazelton, rhazelton@umail.ucsb.edu

Grader office hours: Wed 6:00-8:00pm in CCS Building


Required Texts: Physics, 5th edition, vol 2 by Halliday, Resnick, and Krane, 2002, ISBN 0-471-40194-3

Electricity and Magnetism, 2nd edition, by Purcell, 1985, ISBN 0-07-004908-4


Homework Assignments


Homework 1


Homework 2


Homework 3


Homework 4


Homework 5


Homework 6


Homework 7


Homework 8


Homework 9





Index Notation Handout


RLC Circuits




Vector Calculus:


Table of div, grad, curl


Visualizing div and curl




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