Calendar

This calendar provides the lecture topics for the course.

WEEK # TOPICS
1
  • Constitutive Relation
  • Time-average Poynting Power Vector
2
  • Plane Wave Solutions
  • Phase Velocity and Group Velocity
  • kDB System
3
  • Plane Waves in Uniaxial Media
4
  • Plane Waves in Gyrotropic Media
  • Plane Waves in Bianisotropic Media
5
  • Phase Matching
  • Reflection and Transmission at a Plane Boundary
  • Reflection and Transmission by a Layered Medium (I)
6
  • Reflection and Transmission by a Layered Medium (II)
  • Guidance by Conducting Parallel Plates
7
  • Cylindrical Rectangular Waveguide
  • Cylindrical Circular Waveguide
  • Resonance
8
  • No class
9
  • Review Lecture
  • Quiz 1
10
  • Cerenkov Radiation
  • Dyadic Green's Functions
  • Radiation Field  Approximation
11
  • Hertzian Electric Dipole
  • Hertzian Magnetic Dipole
  • Antenna Array
12
  • Equivalence Principle
  • Extinction Theory
13
  • Duality and Complementarity
  • Huygens' Principle
  • Fresnel and Fraunhofer Diffraction
14
  • Reaction and Reciprocity
  • Quantization of Electromagnetic Waves
15
  • Review Lecture
  • Quiz 2