EE207 
Electromagnetics I 
Catalog Data 
Electromagnetics I 
(3–0–3)–3 credits 
Vector analysis. Electrostatic fields. Magnetostatic fields. Solution of Laplace’s and Poisson’s equations. Faraday’s law and applications. 

Prerequisites: Phys 103, Math 201 and Math 203 
Textbook 

Reference 
1. M. Iskandar, "Electromagnetic fields and Waves,"
PrenticeHall 
Coordinator 
Prof. Mohammed Saleh Al Salameh 
Course Objectives 





PreRequisites by Topic 
1.Coordinate systems and vector operations, differential equations, Contour integrals, surface and volume integrals, Concept of electric charge, electric field, magnetic field, electric current, capacitance, inductance, resistance, conductance. 
Topics 
Introduction 
1 Hr 

Vector analysis, orthogonal coordinate systems  4 Hrs 

The Static electric field, Coulomb’s law, electric flux density, Gauss’s law, electrostatic energy, capacitance calculations  8 Hrs 

Steady electric currents, resistance calculations  4 Hrs 

Solutions of electrostatic problems, Poisson’s and Laplace’s equations.  6 Hrs 

Static magnetic fields, Biot Savart’s law, Ampere’s law, scalar and vector magnetic potentials  8 Hrs 

Magnetic forces, materials and inductance calculations  5 Hrs 

Faraday’s law and applications  5 Hrs 





Computer Usage 
Matlab 
Estimated Content 
Engineering Science 
2.0 Credits 
Engineering Design 
1.0 Credits 