Title:

Introduction to electrodynamics

Author:

Griffiths, David J. (David Jeffrey), 1942-

ISBN:

9780138053260

Personal Author:

Edition:

3rd ed.

Publication Information:

Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, c1999.

Physical Description:

xv, 576 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

Subject Term:

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### Summary

### Summary

This work offers accesible coverage of the fundamentals of electrodynamics, enhanced with with discussion points, examples and exercises.

### Table of Contents

1 Vector Analysis |

Vector Algebra |

Differential Calculus |

Integral Calculus |

Curvilinear Coordinates |

The Dirac Delta Function |

The Theory of Vector Fields |

2 Electrostatics |

The Electrostatic Field |

Divergence and Curl of Electrostatic Fields |

Electric Potential |

Work and Energy in Electrostatics |

Conductors |

3 Special Techniques |

Laplace's Equation and Uniqueness Theorems |

The Method of Images |

Separation of Variables |

Multipole Expansion |

4 Electrostatic Fields in Matter |

Polarization |

The Field of a Polarized Object |

The Electric Displacement |

Linear Dielectrics |

5 Magnetostatics |

The Lorentz Force Law |

The Biot-Savart Law |

The Divergence and Curl of B |

Magnetic Vector Potential |

6 Magnetic Fields in Matter |

Magnetization |

The Field of a Magnetized Object |

The Auxiliary Field H |

Linear and Nonlinear Media |

7 Electrodynamics |

Electromotive Force |

Electromagnetic Induction |

Maxwell's Equations |

8 Conservation Laws |

Charge and Energy |

Momentum |

9 Electromagnetic Waves |

Waves in One Dimension |

Electromagnetic Waves in Vacuum |

Electromagnetic Waves in Matter |

Absorption and Dispersion |

Guided Waves |

10 Potentials and Fields |

The Potential Formulation |

Continuous Distributions |

Point Charges |

11 Radiation |

Dipole Radiation |

Point Charges |

12 Electrodynamics and Relativity |

The Special Theory of Relativity |

Relativistic Mechanics |

Relativistic Electrodynamics |

Appendix A Vector Calculus in Curvilinear Coordinates |

Appendix B The Helmholtz Theorem |

Appendix C Units |

Index |