When she/he has finished this subject the student shall be able to:
Formulate the fundamental laws of electromagnetism.
Be able to solve simple problems from electromagnetism using different mathematical methods.
Be able to explain the special principle of relativity and which consequences this has for mechanics and electromagnetism.
Electrostatics: electric field and potential. Electric currents and resistance, electric networks. Magnetic fields. Electromagnetic induction, alternating-current circuits. Maxwell's equations and electromagnetic waves. Electric and magnetic fields in matter.
The special principle of relativity. Lorentz transformations and the transformation of velocity. Relativistic momentum and energy. Relativistic electromagnetism.