## Classical Electrodynamics |

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of the rod in K'. ... Each type of particle decays at rest with a well-

mean life) which is unaltered by external fields, apart from nuclear or atomic ...

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**definition**Lo = 2,' – 21', where 2,' and z2 are the coordinates of the end pointsof the rod in K'. ... Each type of particle decays at rest with a well-

**defined**lifetime (mean life) which is unaltered by external fields, apart from nuclear or atomic ...

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A word needs to be said about basic units or standards, considered as

independent quantities, and derived units or standards, which are

magnitude and dimension through theory and experiment in terms of the basic

units.

A word needs to be said about basic units or standards, considered as

independent quantities, and derived units or standards, which are

**defined**in bothmagnitude and dimension through theory and experiment in terms of the basic

units.

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The electric field E is a derived quantity, customarily

unit charge. A more general

numerically proportional to the force per unit charge, with a proportionality

constant which ...

The electric field E is a derived quantity, customarily

**defined**to be the force perunit charge. A more general

**definition**would be that the electric field benumerically proportional to the force per unit charge, with a proportionality

constant which ...

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### Contents

Introduction to Electrostatics | 1 |

BoundaryValue Problems in Electrostatics I | 26 |

References and suggested reading | 50 |

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