syllabus | B.Sc (Non- Medical) | Subject: Electromagnetic Theory and Fibre Optics Code: 09010205

Subject: Electromagnetic Theory and Fibre Optics Code: 09010205

S.N Topic Domain Hours as per UGC
1 ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM

·      Review of basic laws of electricity & magnetism

·      Current density and equation of continuity

·      Maxwell’s equations and their derivations

·      Significance of Maxwell’s equations,

·      Displacement current,

·      Vector potentials

·      Scalar potentials,

·      Boundary conditions at interface between two different media,

·      Propagation of electromagnetic wave in free space (Basic idea, no derivation),

·      Relation between E & B.

Must Know 10
2 ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVES

·      Current density

·      equation of continuity

·      Propagation of electromagnetic waves in conducting medium (Basic idea),

·      Energy density in conducting medium.

·      Electromagnetic waves in a dielectric medium,

·      Poynting vector

·      Poynting theorem,

·      waveguides

·      waveguides of uniform cross section,

·      Co-axiable cable.

Must know 10
3 OPTICAL FIBRES

·      Optical Fiber cables as optical waveguide,

·      propagation of light through optical fiber,

·      Derivation of acceptance angle and numerical apertures,

·      Fractional refractive index,

·      Modes of optical fibers:

·      Single mode,

·      Step-index

·      Multimode optical fibre,

·      Graded-index multimode optical fibre,

·      Application of optical fibers.

Must know

 

Nice to know

10

Reference Books:

  1. Milford, Reitzand. Electricity and Magnetism. New Delhi: Prentice-Hall of India.
  2. Mahajan, A.S.  and A.A. Rangwala . Electricity and Magnetism. New Delhi: Tata McGraw-Hill.
  3. Taneja, S.P. Modern Physics. New Delhi: R. Chand.
Admission Open- 2018