A Student's Guide to Maxwell's Equations
About The Author

Dan FleischDan Fleisch is an Associate Professor in the Department of Physics at Wittenberg University, where he specializes in electromagnetics and space physics.  He is the author of A Student’s Guide to Maxwell’s Equations published by Cambridge University Press in 2008, and is co-author with the late Prof. John Kraus of The Ohio State University of the McGraw-Hill textbook Electromagnetics with Applications.  Prof. Fleisch has published articles in the IEEE Transactions, the Journal of Atmospheric and Terrestrial Physics, and Microwave Journal.  He has presented more than a dozen professional papers on topics related to high-speed microwave instrumentation and radar cross-section measurement.  He has been a regular contributor of science commentary to PBS station WYSO of Yellow Springs, Ohio (USA) and appears in the PBS documentary The Dayton Codebreakers

Prof. Fleisch was named Outstanding Faculty Member at the Wittenberg University Greek scholarship awards in 2000, and in 2002 he won the Omicron Delta Kappa award for Excellence in Teaching.  In 2003 and 2005 he was recognized for Faculty Excellence and Innovation by the Southwestern Ohio Council for Higher Education (SOCHE), and in 2004 he received Wittenberg’s Distinguished Teaching Award, the university’s highest faculty award.    

Fleisch received his B.S. in Physics from Georgetown University and his M.S. and Ph.D. in Space Physics and Astronomy from Rice University.

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