Classical Electrodynamics

Classical Electrodynamics

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A revision of the defining book covering the physics and classical mathematics necessary to understand electromagnetic fields in materials and at surfaces and interfaces. The third edition has been revised to address the changes in emphasis and applications that have occurred in the past twenty years.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 832 pages
  • 177 x 269 x 36mm | 1,530g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 3rd Edition
  • w. figs.
  • 047130932X
  • 9780471309321
  • 85,310

Table of contents

Introduction to Electrostatics. Boundary--Value Problems in Electrostatics: I. Boundary--Value Problems in Electrostatics: II. Multipoles, Electrostatics of Macroscopic Media, Dielectrics. Magnetostatics, Faradaya s Law, Quasi--Static Fields. Maxwell Equations, Macroscopic Electromagnetism, Conservation Laws. Plane Electromagnetic Waves and Wave Propagation. Waveguides, Resonant Cavities, and Optical Fibers. Radiating Systems, Multipole Fields and Radiation. Scattering and Diffraction. Special Theory of Relativity. Dynamics of Relativistic Particles and Electromagnetic Fields. Collisions, Energy Loss, and Scattering of Charged Particles, Cherenkov and Transition Radiation. Radiation by Moving Charges. Bremsstrahlung, Method of Virtual Quanta, Radiative Beta Processes. Radiation Damping, Classical Models of Charged Particles. Appendices. Bibliography. Index.
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About John David Jackson

John David Jackson is the author of Classical Electrodynamics, 3rd Edition, published by Wiley.
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