## Classical Electrodynamics |

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The constancy of the velocity of light, independent of the motion of the source,

allows us to deduce the connection between

Galilean reference frames. To see how this is possible we consider two

coordinate ...

The constancy of the velocity of light, independent of the motion of the source,

allows us to deduce the connection between

**space**-time coordinates in differentGalilean reference frames. To see how this is possible we consider two

coordinate ...

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If slo -> 0, the events are said to have a

always possible to find a Lorentz transformation to a new coordinate system K'

where (t1' – ta) = 0 and siz” = (x1' – 22')* + (y1' – yo)” + (21' – 2,')* > 0 (11.65) That

is, ...

If slo -> 0, the events are said to have a

**space**-like separation, because it isalways possible to find a Lorentz transformation to a new coordinate system K'

where (t1' – ta) = 0 and siz” = (x1' – 22')* + (y1' – yo)” + (21' – 2,')* > 0 (11.65) That

is, ...

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The other components of f yield similar results, showing that (11.126) can be

written as f = | F.J., k = 1,2,3 (11.128) C The right-hand side of (11.128) is

evidently the

a 4-vector f.

The other components of f yield similar results, showing that (11.126) can be

written as f = | F.J., k = 1,2,3 (11.128) C The right-hand side of (11.128) is

evidently the

**space**components of a 4-vector. Hence f must be the**space**part ofa 4-vector f.

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### Contents

Introduction to Electrostatics | 1 |

BoundaryValue Problems in Electrostatics I | 26 |

Multipoles Electrostatics of Macroscopic Media | 98 |

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