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4n<J>(\ ) o(\ — x ) -| o(\ ) ax =(D(p — I — I da' JyL R J Js\- on'\R' Rdn'J If the point

x lies within the volume V, we obtain: r R 477 J.sLR dn' Sn'R < If x lies outside the

surface 5, the left-hand side of (1.36) is

4n<J>(\ ) o(\ — x ) -| o(\ ) ax =(D(p — I — I da' JyL R J Js\- on'\R' Rdn'J If the point

x lies within the volume V, we obtain: r R 477 J.sLR dn' Sn'R < If x lies outside the

surface 5, the left-hand side of (1.36) is

**zero**. [Note that this is consistent with ...Page 20

... due to an external distribution of charges so chosen as to satisfy the

homogeneous boundary conditions of

on the surface S when combined with the potential of a point charge at the source

point x'.

... due to an external distribution of charges so chosen as to satisfy the

homogeneous boundary conditions of

**zero**potential (or**zero**normal derivative)on the surface S when combined with the potential of a point charge at the source

point x'.

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From these boundary conditions we see that just outside the surface of a perfect

conductor only normal E and tangential H fields can exist, and that the fields drop

abruptly to

From these boundary conditions we see that just outside the surface of a perfect

conductor only normal E and tangential H fields can exist, and that the fields drop

abruptly to

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Scalar potential | 7 |

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