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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?
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    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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