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Electric Current

  • Costas J. Papachristou
Chapter

Abstract

The concept of current density is defined and the equation of continuity, expressing conservation of charge, is derived. Ohm’s law (in general and special form) is discussed.

References

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    Griffiths, D.J.: Introduction to Electrodynamics, 4th edn. Pearson, New York (2013)Google Scholar
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    Wangsness, R.K.: Electromagnetic Fields, 2nd edn. Wiley, New York (1986)Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

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

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