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Kinks and Maxwell's Equations--EM Wave Radiation

Discussion in 'Electronic Basics' started by W. Watson, Jan 9, 2005.

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  1. W. Watson

    W. Watson Guest

    In some more advanced physics books, the idea of how waves form and detach from an
    oscillating electric dipole is shown using the concept of a kink. Is it possible to
    derive the propagated wave equation from that approach, or does it simply require
    Maxwell's equations?
    Wayne T. Watson (Watson Adventures, Prop., Nevada City, CA)
    (121.015 Deg. W, 39.262 Deg. N) GMT-8 hr std. time)
    Obz Site: 39° 15' 7" N, 121° 2' 32" W, 2700 feet

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