## Classical Electrodynamics |

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(c) The electric field at the surface of a conductor is normal to the surface and has

a

infinite, conducting, plane sheets of uniform thicknesses ti and ts, respectively, ...

(c) The electric field at the surface of a conductor is normal to the surface and has

a

**magnitude**4to, where a is the charge density per unit area on the surface. Twoinfinite, conducting, plane sheets of uniform thicknesses ti and ts, respectively, ...

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action and the velocity of light in vacuum to be dimensionless and of unit

basic unit, customarily chosen to be length. All quantities, whether length or time

or force or ...

action and the velocity of light in vacuum to be dimensionless and of unit

**magnitude**. The resulting system of units (called “natural” units) has only onebasic unit, customarily chosen to be length. All quantities, whether length or time

or force or ...

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Only when we define other field quantities may it be convenient to insert

dimensional proportionality constants in the definitions in order to adjust the

dimensions and

Consequently, with no ...

Only when we define other field quantities may it be convenient to insert

dimensional proportionality constants in the definitions in order to adjust the

dimensions and

**magnitude**of these fields relative to the electric field.Consequently, with no ...

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### Contents

Introduction to Electrostatics | 1 |

BoundaryValue Problems in Electrostatics I | 26 |

References and suggested reading | 50 |

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