Calendar

This calendar provides the lecture topics for the course.

WEEK #  TOPICS
1
  • Left-handed Materials ( I )
2
  • Left-handed Materials ( II )
  • Effective Permittivity for a Volume Scattering Medium
3
  • Left-handed Materials ( III )
4
  • Left-handed Materials ( IV )
  • Green's Functions for Planarly Layered Media ( I )
5
  • Green's Functions for Planarly Layered Media ( II )
  • Integral Equations in Electromagnetics
6
  • Method of Moments in Electromagnetics
  • Time Domain Method of Moments
7
  • Green's Functions for 2D Perdiodic Metallic Media
  • Study of EM Waves in Periodic Structures
8
  • No Class
9
  • EM waves in Periodic Structures: Photonic Crystals and Negative Refraction
  • Scattering by Single Particle
10
  • Basic Theory of Electromagnetic Scattering
  • Radiative Transfer Theory
  • Fundamentals of Random Scattering
  • Scattering and Emission by Layered Media
11
  • Solution Techniques of Radiative Transfer Theory
  • Volume Scattering Medium Simulations
  • Random Rough Surface Scattering
12
  • Scattering and Emission by Periodic Rough Surface
13
  • Special Relativity ( I ):
    • Lorentz Transformation
    • Waves in Moving Media
14
  • Special Relativity ( II ):
    • Maxwell Equation in Tensor Form
    • Hamilton's Principle and Noether's Theorem
15
  • Presentation of Project