Description

Covers the theory of electromagnetic fields in matter, and the theory of macroscopic electric and magnetic properties of matter. There is a considerable amount of new material particularly on the theory of the magnetic properties of matter and the theory of optical phenomena with new chapters on spatial dispersion and non-linear optics.

Readership

For undergraduates, postgraduates and research workers in theoretical physics and scientists interested in electrodynamics.

Table of Contents

Electrostatics of conductors; Static magnetic field; Superconductivity; The propagation of electromagnetic waves; Spatial dispersion; Diffraction of X rays in crystals.

Details

No. of pages:
460
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1984
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
Print ISBN:
9780750626347
Electronic ISBN:
9780080570600

Reviews

'a book which can be thoroughly recommended to every physicist.' Nature 'unique and indispensable...' Science Progress