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Fundamentals of Physics II

Yale,, Fall 2006 , Prof. Ramamurti Shankar

Updated On 02 Feb, 19

Overview

Electrostatics - Electric Fields - Gauss's Law and Application to Conductors and Insulators - The Electric Potential and Conservation of Energy - Capacitors - Resistance - Circuits and Magnetism - Ampere's Law - Lenz's and Faraday's Laws - LCR CircuitsDC Voltage - LCR CircuitsAC Voltage - Maxwell's Equations and Electromagnetic Waves - Ray or Geometrical Optics - Wave Theory of Light;Quantum Mechanics:The key experiments and wave-particle duality - Measurement theory, states of definite energy - Particle in a Box - Time-dependent Schrdinger Equation - Summary of postulates and special topics

Includes

Lecture 11: Lenzs and Faradays Laws

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Lecture Details

For more information about Professor Shankars book based on the lectures from this course, Fundamentals of Physics Mechanics, Relativity, and Thermodynamics, visit httpbit.ly1jFIqNu.

Fundamentals of Physics, II (PHYS 201)

The electric effect of a changing magnetic field is described using Faradays Law. The direction of the current so generated is given by Lenzs Law. The operation and energy accounting of the generator are described. The concept of inductance is introduced. The Betatron is described as an example of Faradays Law. Self and mutual inductance are introduced. The energy density in a magnetic field is derived.

0000 - Chapter 1. Review of Lenz and Faradays Law
2537 - Chapter 2. The power generator
3745 - Chapter 3. Mutual and self inductance
6410 - Chapter 4. Energy density of a magnetic field

Complete course materials are available at the Open Yale Courses website httpopen.yale.educourses

This course was recorded in Spring 2010.

For more information about Professor Shankars book based on the lectures from this course, Fundamentals of Physics Mechanics, Relativity, and Thermodynamics, visit httpbit.ly1jFIqNu.

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Sam

Excellent course helped me understand topic that i couldn't while attendinfg my college.

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Dembe

Great course. Thank you very much.

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