INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
20142015
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 
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 
 Course overview
 Historical Timeline, Dimensions, Units and Notation, The Nature of EM, Electromagnetic Spectrum
 Basic Laws of Vector Algebra, Orthogonal Coordinate Systems
 Transformations between Coordinate Systems, Gradient of a Scalar Vector
 Divergence of a Vector Field, Laplacian Operator
 Maxwell’s Equations, Charge and Current Distributions
 Coloumb’s Law, Gauss’s Law, Electric Scalar Potential, Electrical Properties of Materials, Conductors, Dielectrics
 Electric Boundary Conditions, Capacitance, Electrostatic Potential Energy, Image Methods
 Midterm Examination
 Magnetic Forces and Torques, The Biot – Savart Law,
 Magnetic Forces between two parallel Conductors
 Maxwell’s Magnetostatic Equations,
 Vector Magentic Potential, Magnetic Properties of Materials
 Magnetic Boundary Conditions, Inductance, Magnetic Energy
 Revision

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

 Midterm Examination
 Electrical Properties of Materials, Conductors, Dielectrics
 Electric Boundary Conditions, Capacitance, Electrostatic Potential Energy, Image Methods
 Magnetic Forces and Torques, The Biot – Savart Law, Magnetic Forces between two parallel Conductors
 Maxwell’s Magnetostatic Equations, Vector Magnetic Potential, Magnetic Properties of Materials
 Magnetic Boundary Conditions, Inductance, Magnetic Energy

Description 
 Lectures
 Practical Sessions
 Excersises
 Presentation
 Seminar
 Assignments
 Demonstration

Description (%) 
Quiz  1  10  Homework  1  10  Project   10  Midterm Exam(s)  1  30  Lab/Practical Exam(s)  1  10  Final Exam  1  30 

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: 013197064X
 Fundemental of Electromagnetics with Engineering Applications, Stuart M. Wentworth, John Wiley and Son, Inc, 1st Edition, 2005, ISBN 0471263559

ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD 
Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)   60  0  Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week)   90  0  Midterm Examination (1 week)   2  0  Final Examination(1 week)   3  0  Preparation for Midterm Examination    0  Preparation for Final Examination  6   0  Assignment / Homework/ Project    0  Seminar / Presentation    0 

