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Classical electrodynamics

Author: John David Jackson
Publisher: New York : Wiley, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
This third edition of the title addresses the changes in emphasis and applications that have occurred in the past twenty years. It covers all the basic and advanced topics in classical and semi-classical electrodynamics.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John David Jackson
ISBN: 047130932X 9780471309321
OCLC Number: 38073290
Description: xxi, 808 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. Introduction to Electrostatics --
Ch. 2. Boundary-Value Problems in Electrostatics: I --
Ch. 3. Boundary-Value Problems in Electrostatics: II --
Ch. 4. Multipoles, Electrostatics of Macroscopic Media, Dielectrics --
Ch. 5. Magnetostatics, Faraday's Law, Quasi-Static Fields --
Ch. 6. Maxwell Equations, Macroscopic Electromagnetism, Conservation Laws --
Ch. 7. Plane Electromagnetic Waves and Wave Propagation --
Ch. 8. Waveguides, Resonant Cavities, and Optical Fibers --
Ch. 9. Radiating Systems, Multipole Fields and Radiation --
Ch. 10. Scattering and Diffraction --
Ch. 11. Special Theory of Relativity --
Ch. 12. Dynamics of Relativistic Particles and Electromagnetic Fields --
Ch. 13. Collisions, Energy Loss, and Scattering of Charged Particles, Cherenkov and Transition Radiation --
Ch. 14. Radiation by Moving Charges --
Ch. 15. Bremsstrahlung, Method of Virtual Quanta, Radiative Beta Processes --
Ch. 16. Radiation Damping, Classical Models of Charged Particles --
Appendix on Units and Dimensions.
Responsibility: John David Jackson.
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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  Read more...


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