Nov 29 : Final exam, Monday Dec. 7, Peterson Hall, Room 110
Nov 29 : Homework 9 posted, due Friday Dec. 4.
Nov 23 : Homework 8 posted, due Monday Nov. 30.
Nov 18 : Homework 7 posted, due Monday Nov. 23.
Nov 16 : Midterm today! Best wishes!
Nov 8 : Homework 6 posted, due Friday Nov. 13.
Nov 2 : Homework 5 posted, due Friday Nov. 6.
Oct 23: Today's Julio's office hour moved to Monday Oct. 26, 910 am
Oct 22: Homework 4 posted, due Friday Oct. 30.
Oct 12: Discussion session postponed.
Oct 12: Homework 3 posted, due Oct. 12.
Oct 5: Homework 2 posted, due Oct 5.
Oct 2: Julio's office hour set to F 910 am @ MHA 4531.
Sep 28: Homework 1 posted, due Oct 2.
Sep 25, 2015: Welcome to 100A, Electromagnetism!
Physics 100A Electromagnetism
INSTRUCTOR: 
Julio Barreiro barreiro@ucsd.edu Office: 4531 Mayer Hall Addition Office Hour: F 910, or by appointment. 4531 Mayer Hall Addition. 
TA (discussion): 
Paul Lauria, plauria@ucsd.edu Office: 4214 Mayer Hall Office hour: Tuesdays 5:00  6:00 pm, Mayer Hall 4214 
GRADERS: 
Jason Leonard, jrleonar@ucsd.edu Ethan Cho, eyc@ucds.edu Questions on hw grades: up to one week after returning graded homework. If requesting a regrade, first make sure your homework looks very different from the solutions manual 
COURSE SCHEDULE:  
Lecture:  MWF 8:00  8:50 am SOLIS 104 
Discussion:  M 2:00  2:50 pm CSB 002 
Midterms:  Wed. Oct. 21 & Monday Nov. 16 8:00  8:50 am SOLIS 104 
Final exam:  Dec. 7, 2015 8:00  10:59 am Peterson Hall, room 110 
GRADING:  Two midterms, 23% each; final 44%. The homework will be graded and count a maximum of 10%, with the maximum calculated as 0.1 x (your total weighted exam score in percent). 
COURSE TEXT:  Introduction to Electrodynamics, 4th (U.S.) edition, by David J. Griffiths. Other treatments: Foundations of Electromagnetic Theory, Reitz, Milford and Christy Electromagnetism, Pollack and Stump Classical Electrodynamics, Jackson 
HOMEWORK:  Homework will be assigned weekly and graded. It is due at the START of the lecture on the dates indicated. You can turn it in at the start of the next lecture, but with 50% credit only. Problems marked with a * are recommended by need not be turned in. You may discuss problems with your peers but the solutions you turn in must be your own work and written up separately. Cheating on homework will be prosecuted without exception, vigorously, and to the utmost extent possible, so make sure it is only your work and understanding what you put on paper to turn in. Homework grading scheme is designed specifically to make cheating "unprofitable". 
EXAMS: 

ACADEMIC DISHONESTY:  Please read the section entitled "UCSD Policy on Integrity of Scholarship" located in the General Catalog 20152016, www.ucsd.edu/catalog. The rules on academic dishonesty will be strictly enforced. 