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However , itis often simpler to deal with scalar rather than vector functions of

However , itis often simpler to deal with scalar rather than vector functions of

**position**, and then to derive the vector quantities at the end if necessary ( see below ) . 1.5 Another Equation of Electrostatics and the Scalar Potential ...Page 124

Suppose that initially the electric field E , due to a certain distribution of charges po ( x ) exists in a medium of dielectric constant to which may be a function of

Suppose that initially the electric field E , due to a certain distribution of charges po ( x ) exists in a medium of dielectric constant to which may be a function of

**position**. The initial electrostatic energy is Wo E , · D. dx • Ꭰ ...Page 150

In bringing the dipole m into its final

In bringing the dipole m into its final

**position**in the field , work must be done to keep the current J which produces m constant . Even though the final situation is a steady - state , there is a transient period initially in which the ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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Introduction to Electrostatics | 1 |

References and suggested reading | 23 |

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