## Classical Electrodynamics |

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For neutral

impossible to obtain their relativistic transformation properties in this ... A charged

For neutral

**particles**with no detectable electromagnetic interactions it is clearlyimpossible to obtain their relativistic transformation properties in this ... A charged

**particle**can be thought of as a very localized distribution of charge and mass.Page 393

The length of the 4-vector p, is a Lorentz invariant quantity which is characteristic

of the

scalar product (12.5) gives the energy of the

The length of the 4-vector p, is a Lorentz invariant quantity which is characteristic

of the

**particle**: (p p) = (p' p') = − = (12.5) In the rest frame of the**particle**(p = 0) thescalar product (12.5) gives the energy of the

**particle**at rest: - E' = A (12.6) To ...Page 407

Since (p → p) = —mo, we see that for a free

12.72) Then the action is proportional to the integral of the proper time over the

path from the initial space-time point a to the final space-time point b. This

integral ...

Since (p → p) = —mo, we see that for a free

**particle**y L, is a constant, yL, - – A (12.72) Then the action is proportional to the integral of the proper time over the

path from the initial space-time point a to the final space-time point b. This

integral ...

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Introduction to Electrostatics | 1 |

References and suggested reading | 23 |

Multipoles Electrostatics of Macroscopic Media | 98 |

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