electromagnetism

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Synonyms for electromagnetism

magnetism produced by an electric current

the branch of physics concerned with electromagnetic phenomena

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Adding this conjecture to what was already known about electricity and magnetism, Maxwell produced his now-famous system of equations called Maxwell's equations.
John's College) turns this time to Maxwell's use of rhetoric to shape new mathematical forms in his Treatise on Electricity and Magnetism.
Check out the Matter module and the Electricity and Magnetism site, but there are many more interactive modules and tutorials on various theories in science.
Through accurate investigation of them, he arrived at the knowledge of the fundamental laws of electricity and magnetism.
Charging Ahead helps middle-level and high school classes explore the connection between electricity and magnetism.
When the news from the ironworks piqued his curiosity, he acquired books and journals, and started reading about the experiments and discoveries that were beginning to unlock some of the mysteries of electricity and magnetism.
Thus began the process of detecting similarities and interconnections between electricity and magnetism, which was to become particularly important a century later.
Three-to-six week curriculum units have been created around the following topics: Motion and Measurement, Electricity and Magnetism, and Heat.
As the phenomena of electricity and magnetism became better understood, they were also described in terms of fields.
In this position, Fitzpatrick taught classical mechanics and electricity and magnetism.
Aimed at physics undergraduates who have completed a basic first-year physics course, this text explains electricity and magnetism.
Part 2 Extension of basic laboratory equipment - physics mechanics, thermodynamics, electricity and magnetism, atomic and nuclear physics.
EXPLORING CRITICAL "STUDENT LEARNING CONVERGENCES" (SLC) IN BOTH INTRODUCTORY AND INTERMEDIATE LEVEL COLLEGE ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM (E&M) COURSES.
It assumes only that students have taken multivariate calculus, some intermediate Newtonian mechanics beyond a standard treatment of mechanics, and electricity and magnetism at the introductory level.
Intended for high school physics teachers who want to challenge their students with hands-on homework assignments, this guide offers 65 simple labs that illustrate such concepts as motion and kinematics, sound and light, forces and energy, electricity and magnetism.
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