INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
2014-2015

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
EEE 203 Electromagnetic Field Theory Undergraduate 2 Fall
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
Compulsory 4 2 + 2 0 English

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Emina Alickovic, Research Assistant Emina Alickovic Emina Alickovic, Research Assistant
[email protected] [email protected] no email

COURSE OBJECTIVE
Vector Analysis. Electrostatic and Magnetostatic forces and fields in vacuum and in material bodies. Energy and potential. Steady electric current and conductors. Dielectric properties of materials. Boundary conditions for electrostatic and magnetostatic fields. Poisson\\'s and Laplace\\'s Equations. Magnetic circuits and inductance.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Course overview
  2. Historical Timeline, Dimensions, Units and Notation, The Nature of EM, Electromagnetic Spectrum
  3. Basic Laws of Vector Algebra, Orthogonal Coordinate Systems
  4. Transformations between Coordinate Systems, Gradient of a Scalar Vector
  5. Divergence of a Vector Field, Laplacian Operator
  6. Maxwell’s Equations, Charge and Current Distributions
  7. Coloumb’s Law, Gauss’s Law, Electric Scalar Potential, Electrical Properties of Materials, Conductors, Dielectrics
  8. Electric Boundary Conditions, Capacitance, Electrostatic Potential Energy, Image Methods
  9. Mid-term Examination
  10. Magnetic Forces and Torques, The Biot – Savart Law,
  11. Magnetic Forces between two parallel Conductors
  12. Maxwell’s Magnetostatic Equations,
  13. Vector Magentic Potential, Magnetic Properties of Materials
  14. Magnetic Boundary Conditions, Inductance, Magnetic Energy
  15. Revision

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic
  1. Course overview
  2. Historical Timeline, Dimensions, Units and Notation, The Nature of EM, Electromagnetic Spectrum
  3. Basic Laws of Vector Algebra, Orthogonal Coordinate Systems
  4. Transformations between Coordinate Systems, Gradient of a Scalar Vector
  5. Divergence of a Vector Field, Laplacian Operator
  6. Maxwell’s Equations, Charge and Current Distributions
  7. Coloumb’s Law, Gauss’s Law, Electric Scalar Potential
  8. Revision

  1. Mid-term Examination
  2. Electrical Properties of Materials, Conductors, Dielectrics
  3. Electric Boundary Conditions, Capacitance, Electrostatic Potential Energy, Image Methods
  4. Magnetic Forces and Torques, The Biot – Savart Law, Magnetic Forces between two parallel Conductors
  5. Maxwell’s Magnetostatic Equations, Vector Magnetic Potential, Magnetic Properties of Materials
  6. Magnetic Boundary Conditions, Inductance, Magnetic Energy

TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
Description
  • Lectures
  • Practical Sessions
  • Excersises
  • Presentation
  • Seminar
  • Assignments
  • Demonstration
Description (%)
Method Quantity Percentage (%)
Quiz110
Homework110
Project10
Midterm Exam(s)130
Lab/Practical Exam(s)110
Final Exam130
Total: 100
Learning outcomes
  • Evaluate basic theories, processes and outcomes of computing
  • Apply theory, techniques and relevant tools to the specification, analysis, design, implementation and testing of a simple computing product
  • An appreciation for the specification methods used in designing digital logic and the basics of the compilation process that transforms these specifications into logic networks.
TEXTBOOK(S)
  • Electromagnetic for Engineers, Fawwaz T. Ulaby, Pearson 2005, ISBN: 0-13-197064-X
  • Fundemental of Electromagnetics with Engineering Applications, Stuart M. Wentworth, John Wiley and Son, Inc, 1st Edition, 2005, ISBN 0-471-26355-9

ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)600
Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week) 900
Midterm Examination (1 week) 20
Final Examination(1 week) 30
Preparation for Midterm Examination 0
Preparation for Final Examination6 0
Assignment / Homework/ Project 0
Seminar / Presentation 0
Total Workload: 0
ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 0