pure and applied geophysics

, Volume 66, Issue 1, pp 77–86 | Cite as

The eccentric dipole

  • R. W. James
  • D. E. Winch


An up to date (1965) collection of the geometric parameters of the eccentric dipole is given and a new approach to the theory is introduced visualising the eccentric dipole as a superposition of multipoles. Formulae are also given for the determination of the theoretical north and south dip-poles.


Geometric Parameter Eccentric Dipole 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. W. James
    • 1
  • D. E. Winch
    • 2
  1. 1.Joint Institute for Laboratory AstrophysicsThe University of ColoradoBoulderUSA
  2. 2.Department of Applied MathematicsThe University of SydneyAustralia

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