Classical Electrodynamics – John David Jackson – 2nd Edition


This 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.

A revision of the defining covering the and classical necessary to understand in materials and at surfaces and interfaces. This edition has been revised to address the changes in emphasis and that have occurred in the past twenty years.

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    1. Introduction to Electrostatics.

    2. Boundary-Value Problems in Electrostatics: I.

    3. Boundary-Value Problems in Electrostatics: II.

    4. Multipoles, Electrostatics of Macroscopic Media, Dielectrics.

    5. Magnetostatics, Faraday's Law, Quasi-Static Fields.

    6. Maxwell Equations, Macroscopic Electromagnetism, Conservation Laws.

    7. Plane Electromagnetic Waves and Wave Propagation.

    8. Waveguides, Resonant Cavities, and Optical Fibers.

    9. Radiating Systems, Multipole Fields and Radiation.

    10. Scattering and Diffraction.

    11. Special Theory of Relativity.

    12. Dynamics of Relativistic Particles and Electromagnetic Fields.

    13. Collisions, Energy Loss, and Scattering of Charged Particles, Cherenkov and Transition Radiation.

    14. Radiation by Moving Charges.

    15. Bremsstrahlung, Method of Virtual Quanta, Radiative Beta Processes.

    16. Radiation Damping, Classical Models of Charged Particles.

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