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Advanced Level

Approx. 11 hours to complete

English

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Flexible deadlines

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Advanced Level

Approx. 11 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

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Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology(KAIST)

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

The Electric Field in Various Circumstances

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 59 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
3 videos
1-1 Equations of the Electrostatic Potential24m
1-2 The Dipole Approximation for an Arbitrary Distribution28m
2 readings
Values of physical constants10m
Lecture Slides (Week 1)1h
1 practice exercise
Week 1 Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

The Electric Field in Various Circumstances (cont'd)

2 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 50 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
2-2 Colloidal Particles and Grid Fields19m
1 reading
Lecture Slides (Week 2)1h
1 practice exercise
Week 2 Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Electrostatic Energy

1 hour to complete
2 videos (Total 56 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
3-2 Energy in Ionic Crystals and Electrostatic Fields27m
1 reading
Lecture Slides (Week 3)10m
1 practice exercise
Week 3 Quiz
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Introduction to Dielectrics

2 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 49 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
4-2 Nonuniform Dielectrics and Forces24m
1 reading
Lecture Slides (Week 4)1h
1 practice exercise
Week 4 Quiz30m

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