For reference, here is is a schedule of the topics we covered last year. I will try to stay close to this schedule. But every year is different, so topics may slip one way or the other.
Tentative Lecture Schedule:
|Week 1||§14.1-4||§14.5-8||§15.1-4||§15.5-6 ++||§15.7-16.1|
|Week 2||§16.2-7||§16.8, 32.1||§32.2-4||NO CLASS||§32.7, 33.2-4|
|Week 3||§33.5||§34.1-2||EXAM 1||§34.4-5||§35.1-3|
|Week 4||§35.4-5, 36.1||§36.1-4||§36.6-7||§39.5, 38.1||§38.4, 39.1-2|
|Week 5||§39.3||§39.6||EXAM 2||§40.1||§40.2|
|Week 6||§40.3-4||§40.5, 41.1||§41.3-6||§44.1-3||§44.4-5|
Labs will be done on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, after recitation.
(NOTE: the order of labs is NOT the same as in the Lab Manual!)
|Week 1||Math Unit 1: Complex Analysis||Lab 1: Oscillations|
|Week 2||Lab 2: Standing Waves||(NO CLASS - JULY 4)|
|Week 3||Review for Prelim 1||Lab 6: Geometrical Optics|
|Week 4||Math Unit 2: Fourier Analysis||Lab 3: Polarization and Birefringence|
|Week 5||Review for Prelim 2||Lab 4: Interference and Diffraction|
|Week 6||Review for Final Exam||Lab 5: Microwaves|