Electromagnetism

Electronics and Computer Engineering, Publication in the Diário da República - Despacho nº 10766/2011 - 30/08/2011

6 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 28,0 T + 42,0 TP + 5,0 OT

Lecturer
- Rui Manuel Domingos Gonçalves
- Raul Manuel Domingos Monteiro

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
A-The students should acquire the basic concepts to understand electromagnetic phenomena
B-Be able to apply them in different areas of electrical engineering.

Program
Structure of matter - atoms and molecules.
Electric charge. Coulomb's Law and electric force. Potential. Gauss' law.
Dielectric and capacitance.
Electric current and electrical resistance.
Magnetic Field and its sources.
Faraday's Law and Electromagnetic Induction.
Maxwell's equations. Propagation of electromagnetic waves.
Single-phase sinusoidal AC.
Three-phase AC systems.

Evaluation Methodology
Continuous assessment: two tests (middle and end of the semester) with a weight of 50% each to the grade.
Written exam (Exam or final Exam) with 100% weighting for the grade. Oral exam (in exceptional cases).
In all written tests, theoretical and practical questions, count a maximum of 8 and 12 values, respectively, in 20 values.

Bibliography
(2008). Fundamentos de Circuitos Elétricos. Lisboa: McGraw-Hill
(2000). Física - Electricidade e Magnetismo. (Vol. 3). S.Paulo: Livros Técnicos e Científicos
(1996). Física 3 - Electricidade, Magnetismo e Ótica. (Vol. 3). S.Paulo: Livros Técnicos e Científicos
(2020). Sebenta de Electromagnetismo - EEC. ESTT-IPT: UDMF-ESTT-IPT

Method of interaction
Lectures, tutorials and lab experimental sessions.

Software used in class
PhET online simulations - Physics