1st Edition

Elements of Electricity and Magnetism Theory and Applications

By R.K. Tyagi Copyright 2025
    378 Pages
    by CRC Press

    This book covers the theory, concepts, and applications associated with electricity and magnetism. It discusses various fundamental aspects including Coulomb’s Law, electric potential, capacitors, dielectrics, and paramagnetism. Aimed at undergraduate students with an elementary knowledge of mathematical analysis, it also includes solved problems at the end of each chapter for better understanding.

    The subject matter of this book also includes:

    • The Biot-Savart Law
    • RL Circuit
    • Electromagnetic Wave Equation
    • Displacement Current
    • Equipotential Surfaces

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    1. Electric Charge and Coulomb’s Law

    2. The Electrostatic Field

    3. Gauss’s Law

    4. Electric Potentials

    5. Methods For the Solution of Electrostatic Problems

    6. Capacitors and Dielectrics

    7. Current, Resistance and Circuits

    8. Magnetic Fields and Materials

    9. Alternating Currents

    10. Time-Varying Fields

    11. Maxwell’s Equations and Electromagnetic Waves

    Appendix A Physical Constants

    Appendix B Trigonometrical Relations

    Appendix C Algebraic Relations

    Appendix D Vector Identities



    R.K. Tyagi is Professor of Physics at Government PG College, New Tehri, Uttarakhand, India.