## Electricity and MagnetismThis outstanding text for a two-semester course is geared toward physics undergraduates who have completed a basic first-year physics course. The coherent treatment offers several notable features, including 300 detailed examples at various levels of difficulty, a self-contained chapter on vector algebra, and a single chapter devoted to radiation that cites interrelationships between various analysis methods. Starting with chapters on vector analysis and electrostatics, the text covers electrostatic boundary value problems, formal and microscopic theories of dielectric electrostatics and of magnetism and matter, electrostatic energy, steady currents, and induction. Additional topics include magnetic energy, circuits with nonsteady currents, Maxwell's equations, radiation, electromagnetic boundary value problems, and the special theory of relativity. Exercises appear at the end of each chapter and answers to odd-numbered problems are included in one of several helpful appendixes. |

### What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

### Other editions - View all

### Common terms and phrases

4Teo 4tteo Ampere's law angle atoms axis boundary conditions calculated called capacitance capacitor charge density charge distribution charge q circuit coefficients components conducting conductor Consider constant coordinates Coulomb's law current density current distribution cylinder defined dependence Determine dielectric differential direction displacement distance electric dipole electric field electromagnetic electron electrostatic element energy Example external ferromagnetic field produced Figure filamentary flux force frequency function Gauss given by Eq gives hence incidence inductance inside integral interface Laplace's equation linear loop Lorentz Lorentz transformation macroscopic magnetic field magnitude material Maxwell's equations medium molecules normal parallel particle permittivity plane plates point charge polarization Poynting vector problem propagation radiation radius region relation respectively result RLC circuit scalar potential shown in Fig solenoid solution solved space sphere spherical Substituting theorem total charge transformation unit vector vector potential velocity voltage volume wave equation wire zero