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Elements of Field Theory

  • Costas J. Papachristou
Chapter

Abstract

Elementary concepts of vector-field theory are introduced and the integral theorems of Gauss and Stokes are stated. The properties of irrotational, solenoidal, and conservative fields are examined.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Costas J. Papachristou
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  1. 1.Physical SciencesHellenic Naval AcademyPiraeusGreece

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