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POSTULATE OF RELATIVITY The laws of nature and the results of all

experiments performed in a given frame of reference are independent of the

translational

set of equivalent ...

POSTULATE OF RELATIVITY The laws of nature and the results of all

experiments performed in a given frame of reference are independent of the

translational

**motion**of the system as a whole . Thus there exists a triply infiniteset of equivalent ...

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But the treatment is a stepwise one — first the

external field is determined , neglecting the emission of radiation ; then the

radiation is calculated from the trajectory as a given source distribution . . It is

evident ...

But the treatment is a stepwise one — first the

**motion**of the charged particle in anexternal field is determined , neglecting the emission of radiation ; then the

radiation is calculated from the trajectory as a given source distribution . . It is

evident ...

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Uti 3 03 J ti If the

may write 2 e2 - 2° • v dt = 0 323 ) Then it is permissible to identify the radiative

reaction force as MTV ( 17 . 8 ) 3 c3 The modified equation of

Uti 3 03 J ti If the

**motion**is periodic or such that ( v • v ) = 0 at t = t ; and t = tz , wemay write 2 e2 - 2° • v dt = 0 323 ) Then it is permissible to identify the radiative

reaction force as MTV ( 17 . 8 ) 3 c3 The modified equation of

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### Contents

Introduction to Electrostatics | 1 |

BoundaryValue Problems in Electrostatics I | 26 |

RelativisticParticle Kinematics and Dynamics | 391 |

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