Exact Solution of the Landau-Lifshitz Equation in a Plane Wave
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- Piazza, A.D. Lett Math Phys (2008) 83: 305. doi:10.1007/s11005-008-0228-9
The Landau–Lifshitz (The Classical Theory of Fields. Elsevier, Oxford 1975) form of the Lorentz–Abraham–Dirac equation in the presence of a plane wave of arbitrary shape and polarization is solved exactly and in closed form. The explicit solution is presented in the particular, paradigmatic cases of a constant crossed field and of a monochromatic wave with circular and with linear polarization.