Chapter 6 Magnetic Induction and Time-Varying Fields

  • Andrea MacchiEmail author
  • Giovanni Moruzzi
  • Francesco Pegoraro


Topics. Magnetic induction. Faraday’s law. Electromotive force. The slowly varying current approximation.


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    R. P. Feynman, R. B. Leighton, M. Sands, The Feynman Lectures on Physics, Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Reading, MA, 2006. Volume II, Section 17-4Google Scholar
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    R. T. Merrill, Our magnetic Earth: the Science of Geomagnetism, Chapter 3, Chicago University Press, 2010Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrea Macchi
    • 1
    Email author
  • Giovanni Moruzzi
    • 1
  • Francesco Pegoraro
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Physics “Enrico Fermi”University of PisaPisaItaly

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