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The Physics Education Research group at the University of Colorado Boulder (PER@C) has developed a number of resources for research- based instruction at the upper-division level. This website provides access to those resources developed specifically for Electricity and Magnetism 1 (E&M1)
E&M1 I is the first course in our two-semester sequence of junior-level classical electricity and magnetism.
Content coverage includes electrostatics and magnetostatics (chapters 1-6 of Griffiths
Introduction to Electrodynamics)
On this site, you will find a number of materials we have borrowed or developed. Feel free to use what you like - we would like to share materials, but also believe in giving credit to sources whenever possible.
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