## Classical Electrodynamics |

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useful to introduce a concept one step removed from the forces, the concept of an

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**Electric Field**Although the thing that eventually gets measured is a force, it isuseful to introduce a concept one step removed from the forces, the concept of an

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9.12 now cut in the plane, the fields will be altered and will penetrate through the

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**electric field**, it is a standard potential problem ofknowing the “asymptotic” values of E on either side of the perfectly conducting ...

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**electric field**E is a derived quantity, customarily defined to be the force perunit charge. A more general definition would be that the

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### Contents

Introduction to Electrostatics | 1 |

BoundaryValue Problems in Electrostatics I | 26 |

References and suggested reading | 50 |

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