Advanced Electromagnetism and Vacuum Physics

Advanced Electromagnetism and Vacuum Physics

by Patrick Cornille
     
 

ISBN-10: 9812383670

ISBN-13: 9789812383679

Pub. Date: 07/28/2003

Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated

This book is aimed at a large audience: scientists, engineers, professors and students wise enough to keep a critical stance whenever confronted with the chilling dogmas of contemporary physics. Readers will find a tantalizing amount of material calculated to nurture their thoughts and arouse their suspicion, to some degree at least, on the so-called validity of…  See more details below

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This book is aimed at a large audience: scientists, engineers, professors and students wise enough to keep a critical stance whenever confronted with the chilling dogmas of contemporary physics. Readers will find a tantalizing amount of material calculated to nurture their thoughts and arouse their suspicion, to some degree at least, on the so-called validity of today's most celebrated physical theories.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789812383679
Publisher:
World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/28/2003
Series:
Contemporary Chemical Physics Series
Pages:
792
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Introduction and Survey1
2Wave Meaning of the Special Relativity Theory5
3Change of Reference Frame35
4Relativistic and Classical Mechanics55
5Experimental Tests of Special Relativity129
6Partial Differential Equations of Second Order187
7The Wave Packet Concept261
8Electromagnetism333
9Electromagnetic Induction409
10Ampere and Lorentz Forces453
11The Lienard-Wiechert Potential501
12Analysis of the Electromagnetic Field523
13Photonics Versus Electromagnetism551
14Radiation of Extended Sources571
15The Green Formulation591
16Wave Extinction in a Dielectric625
17Plasma Equation637
18Conclusion667
19Appendix671
20Bibliography723
Index759

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