ECAM Engineering Program
Combined Bachelor's / Master's Degree
General Data
Academic program ECAM Engineering Program :
Type d'EC Classes
Lectures : 10h00
Tutorials : 12h00
Lab Work : 3h00
Total duration : : 25
Status :
Period :
Semester 2
Education language :
English
General objectives
1-Obtain knowledge of the fundamental phenomena and principles of electromagnetism.
2-Identify and apply appropriate theoretical techniques to solve a range of different problems in electromagnetism.
3-Design, set-up and carry out experiments, analyse data recognizing and accounting for errors and compare with theoretical prédictions.

4 - Design, set-up and carry out experiments, analyse data recognising and accounting for errors and compare with theoritical prédictions.
Content
Concept of electrical charge distributions, Coulomb force, electrostatic field and potential, Gauss theorem, capacitors.
Current and magnetic field, Biot and Savart law. Magnetostatic law. Magnetic forces on charged particules, Lorentz and Laplace forces. Induction.
Introduction to Maxwell Equations.
Pre-requisites
Advanced maths:
Vectorial analysis
Integration
Bibliography
Principles of Physics
Author: David Halliday, Robert Resnick,Jearl Walker

Electricity and Magnetism Author: Edward M. Purcell, David J. Morin
Assessment(s)
Nature Coefficient Observable objectives
1Applications (coordinate systems, electrostatic field and potential created by charge distributions, capacitors. Magnetic field created by finite linear wire segment etc. Lorentz and Laplace forces. Energy (E, H). Maxwell Equations.Tutorial
2Practical work0.1Magnetism and Induction.
3Continuous Assessment0.42 DS Partial Exams (DS)
4Written exam0.5Final