By Wolfgang K. H. Panofsky,Melba Phillips
Compact, transparent, and unique in its presentation, this exotic, general textbook bargains graduate scholars and complex undergraduates a various and well-balanced collection of topics.
Subjects contain the electrostatic box in vacuum; boundary stipulations and relation of microscopic to macroscopic fields; basic tools for the answer of strength difficulties, together with these of 2 and 3 dimensions; power kinfolk and forces within the electrostatic box; regular currents and their interplay; magnet fabrics and boundary price difficulties; and Maxwell’s equations. extra issues contain strength, strength, and momentum kinfolk within the electromagnetic box; the wave equation and aircraft waves; carrying out fluids in a magnetic box; waves within the presence of metal limitations; the inhomogeneous wave equation; the experimental foundation for the idea of exact relativity; relativistic kinematics and the Lorentz transformation; covariance and relativistic mechanics; covariant formula of electrodynamics; and the Liénard-Wiechert potentials and the sector of a uniformly relocating electron.
The textual content concludes with examinations of radiation from an speeded up cost; radiation response and covariant formula of the conservation legislation of electrodynamics; radiation, scattering, and dispersion; the movement of charged debris in electromagnetic fields; and Hamiltonian formula of Maxwell’s equations.
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Classical Electricity and Magnetism: Second Edition (Dover Books on Physics) by Wolfgang K. H. Panofsky,Melba Phillips