Biquaternionic Formulation of Maxwell’s Equations and their Solutions

  • K. Imaeda
Part of the Mathematics and Its Applications book series (MAIA, volume 321)


The theory of functions of a real biquaternion variable and the solutions of Maxwell’s equations are recapitulated. A study of the application to diffraction of light by a slit or a hole in a screen is described.

Key words

Maxwell’s equations biquaternions analytic functions diffraction of light 


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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Imaeda
    • 1
  1. 1.OkayamaJapan

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