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We want to show the uniqueness of the solution of Poisson's equation, V2O = —

477/3,

conditions on the closed bounding surface 5. We suppose, to the contrary, that

there ...

We want to show the uniqueness of the solution of Poisson's equation, V2O = —

477/3,

**inside**a volume V subject to either Dirichlet or Neumann boundaryconditions on the closed bounding surface 5. We suppose, to the contrary, that

there ...

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Then, just as in the static case, there is no electric field

charges

instantly in response to changes in the fields, no matter how rapid, and always ...

Then, just as in the static case, there is no electric field

**inside**the conductors. Thecharges

**inside**a perfect conductor are assumed to be so mobile that they moveinstantly in response to changes in the fields, no matter how rapid, and always ...

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Consequently as time goes on it would trace out a path, called its world line,

the ...

Consequently as time goes on it would trace out a path, called its world line,

**inside**the upper half- cone, e.g., the curve OB. Since the path of the system lies**inside**the upper half-cone for times / > 0, that region is called the future. Similarlythe ...

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Introduction to Electrostatics | 1 |

Scalar potential | 7 |

Greens theorem | 14 |

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