RRE102 Electricity and Magnetism

Code RRE102
Name Electricity and Magnetism
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Undergraduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Electronics and Telecommunications
Academic staff Dmitrijs Pikuļins, Ivars Dūmiņš, Vladimirs Miglāns
Credit points 2.0 (3.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Scalar and vectorial quantities, fields. Electric and magnetic fields in the empty space and in the one with materials. Dielectrics and magnetics, capacitors and inductors. Electric and magnetic circuits, their equations. Time varying fields, their effects. Electromagnetic field and waves, wave spectrum..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
The goal of the course is to acquire knowledge and practical skills necessary to apply characteristics of the electromagnetic field (including static and quazi-static electric and magnetic fields) in low-current applications.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Students are able to demonstrante their knowledge of the issues related to electricity and magnetism. Students are able to explain the effects of the low-current circuits and to carry out the experiments and process the results independently. - The defence of the reports, examination
Course prerequisites Mathematics, fundamentals of materials science

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