The Third Edition features a clear, accessible treatment of the fundamentals of electromagnetic theory, providing a sound platform for the exploration of related applications (ac circuits, antennas, transmission lines, plasmas, optics, etc.). Its lean and focused approach employs numerous examples and problems.

**1. Vector Analysis:**Vector Algebra. Differential Calculus. Integral Calculus. Curvilinear Coordinates. The Dirac Delta Function. The Theory of Vector Fields.

**2. Electrostatics: **The Electrostatic Field. Divergence and Curl of Electrostatic Fields. Electric Potential. Work and Energy in Electrostatics. Conductors.

**3. Special Techniques: **Laplace’s Equation and Uniqueness Theorems. The Method of Images. Separation of Variables. Multipole Expansion.

**4. Electrostatic Fields in Matter: **Polarization. The Field of a Polarized Object. The Electric Displacement. Linear Dielectrics.

**5. Magnetostatics: **The Lorentz Force Law. The Biot-Savart Law. The Divergence and Curl of B. Magnetic Vector Potential.

**6. Magnetic Fields in Matter: **Magnetization. The Field of a Magnetized Object. The Auxiliary Field H. Linear and Nonlinear Media.

**7. Electrodynamics: **Electromotive Force. Electromagnetic Induction. Maxwell’s Equations.

**8. Conservation Laws: **Charge and Energy. Momentum.

**9. Electromagnetic Waves: **Waves in One Dimension. Electromagnetic Waves in Vacuum. Electromagnetic Waves in Matter. Absorption and Dispersion. Guided Waves.

**10. Potentials and Fields: **The Potential Formulation. Continuous Distributions. Point Charges.

**11. Radiation: **Dipole Radiation. Point Charges.

**12. Electrodynamics and Relativity: **The Special Theory of Relativity. Relativistic Mechanics. Relativistic Electrodynamics.

Appendix A: Vector Calculus in Curvilinear Coordinates.

Appendix B: The Helmholtz Theorem.

Appendix C: Units.

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