Jordan University of Science and
Technology Department of Electrical
Engineering

Fall 2018**
**Course Name :

Prof. Mohammed S. Al Salameh

Text Book :

Course contents

1. Review of necessary mathematical concepts: Gradient, Line integral, Divergence, Curl, Divergence theorem, and Stokes’ theorem.

2. The Static electric field, Coulomb’s law, Electric flux density, Gauss’s law, Electrostatic energy, Capacitance calculations, and Resistance calculations

4. Solutions of Poisson’s and Laplace’s equations

5. Static magnetic fields, Biot Savart’s law, Ampere’s law, and Inductance calculations

6. Faraday’s
law and applications

**Grade
Distribution:**

**First
Midterm Exam 25%**

**Second
Midterm Exam 25%**

**Homeworks****, Quizzes, Projects,
…etc. 10%**

**Final Exam
40%**

**Project: **Choose
a topic from the contents above, prepare computer programs or do an experiment to
obtain results and verify the concept, submit one page report summarizing the
main idea, results, and conclusions, in addition to appendix if necessary, and
finally present your findings within 5 minutes in the class.

**REFERENCES:
**1. M. Iskandar, "Electromagnetic fields and
Waves," Prentice-Hall

2. C. Jonk, "Engineering Electromagnetic Fields and Waves," John-Wiley

3. K. Siwiak, "Radiowave Propagation and Antennas for Personal Communications," Artech House

4. A. Fuller, "Engineering Electromagnetism," John-Wiley.

5. S. Liao, "Engineering Applications of Electromagnetic Theory," St. Paul West Publishing Company

6. S. Marshall and G. Skitek, "Electromagnetic Concepts and Applications," Prentice-Hall

7. H. Chen, "Theory of Electromagnetic Waves: a Coordinate-Free Approach," McGraw-Hill

8. Donald E. Kerr, "Propagation of Short Radiowaves,"

9. L. Felsen, "Radiation and Scattering of Waves," IEEE Press.

10. J. C. Whitaker, "Radio Frequency Transmission Systems: Design and Operation," McGraw-Hill

11. J. Kraus, "Electromagnetics"

12. C. Paul and S. Nasar, "Introduction to Electromagnetic Fields," John-Wiley

13. Any book on basic electromagnetics available to you would be useful for this course.

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