Classical electrodynamicsThis edition refines and improves the first edition. It treats the present experimental limits on the mass of photon and the status of linear superposition, and introduces many other innovations. 
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We begin by summarizing the elements of tensor analysis in a nonEuclidean
vector space. The spacetime continuum is defined in terms of a four
dimensional space with coordinates x°, x\ x2, x3. We suppose that there is a well
defined ...
We begin by summarizing the elements of tensor analysis in a nonEuclidean
vector space. The spacetime continuum is defined in terms of a four
dimensional space with coordinates x°, x\ x2, x3. We suppose that there is a well
defined ...
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A contravariant tensor of rank two F°s consists of 16 quantities that transform
according to ? y A convariant tensor of rank two Gff transforms as , , G'«^lt>G* (
1L64) and the mixed second rank tensor Hp° transforms as ^ H'V^H', * (11.65)
The ...
A contravariant tensor of rank two F°s consists of 16 quantities that transform
according to ? y A convariant tensor of rank two Gff transforms as , , G'«^lt>G* (
1L64) and the mixed second rank tensor Hp° transforms as ^ H'V^H', * (11.65)
The ...
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(c) For macroscopic media, E, B form the field tensor F"" and D, H the tensor G"8.
What further invariants can be formed? What are their explicit expressions in
terms of the 3vector fields? 11.13 In a certain reference frame a static, uniform, ...
(c) For macroscopic media, E, B form the field tensor F"" and D, H the tensor G"8.
What further invariants can be formed? What are their explicit expressions in
terms of the 3vector fields? 11.13 In a certain reference frame a static, uniform, ...
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