## Classical Electrodynamics |

### From inside the book

Results 1-3 of 82

Page 7

However, it isoften simpler to deal with

position, and then to derive the vector quantities at the end if necessary (see

below). 1.5 Another Equation of Electrostatics and the

...

However, it isoften simpler to deal with

**scalar**rather than vector functions ofposition, and then to derive the vector quantities at the end if necessary (see

below). 1.5 Another Equation of Electrostatics and the

**Scalar**Potential The single...

Page 179

6.4 Vector and

first-order partial differential equations relating the various components of electric

and magnetic fields. They can be solved as they stand in simple situations.

6.4 Vector and

**Scalar**Potentials Maxwell's equations consist of a set of coupledfirst-order partial differential equations relating the various components of electric

and magnetic fields. They can be solved as they stand in simple situations.

Page 538

16 Multipole Fields In Chapters 3 and 4 on electrostatics the spherical harmonic

expansion of the

some symmetry property with respect to an origin of coordinates. Not only was it ...

16 Multipole Fields In Chapters 3 and 4 on electrostatics the spherical harmonic

expansion of the

**scalar**potential was used extensively for problems possessingsome symmetry property with respect to an origin of coordinates. Not only was it ...

### What people are saying - Write a review

#### LibraryThing Review

User Review - barriboy - LibraryThingA soul crushing technical manual written by a sadist that has served as the right of passage for physics PhDs since the dawn of time. Every single one of my professors studied this book, and every ... Read full review

#### LibraryThing Review

User Review - aproustian - LibraryThing"Jackson E&M is about learning how to approximate reliably...the entire book, with few exceptions, is a mathematical discussion on how to solve [the same] 4 problems for different boundary conditions." Read full review

### Contents

Introduction to Electrostatics | 1 |

BoundaryValue Problems in Electrostatics I | 26 |

References and suggested reading | 50 |

Copyright | |

16 other sections not shown

### Other editions - View all

### Common terms and phrases

acceleration angle angular applied approximation assumed atomic average axis becomes boundary conditions calculate called Chapter charge classical collisions compared component conducting Consequently consider constant coordinates cross section cylinder defined density dependence derivative determine dielectric dimensions dipole direction discussed distance distribution effects electric field electromagnetic electron electrostatic energy equal equation example expansion expression factor force frame frequency function given gives incident inside integral involved light limit Lorentz loss magnetic magnetic field magnetic induction magnitude mass means momentum motion moving multipole normal observation obtain origin parallel particle physical plane plasma polarization position potential problem properties radiation radius region relation relative relativistic result satisfy scalar scattering shows side solution space sphere spherical surface transformation unit vanishes vector velocity volume wave written