Dereli, T. and Gratus, J. and Tucker, Robin W. (2007) The covariant description of electromagnetically polarizable media. Physics Letters A, 361 (3). pp. 190-193. ISSN 0375-9601Full text not available from this repository.
The form of the phenomenological stress–energy-momentum tensor for the electromagnetic field in a class of inhomogeneous, anisotropic magneto-electric media is calculated from first principles, leading to a coherent understanding of the phenomenological stresses and energy-momentum exchanges induced by electromagnetic interactions with such matter in terms of a fully relativistic covariant variational framework.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Physics Letters A|
|Additional Information:||The final, definitive version of this article has been published in the Journal, Physics Letters A 361 (3), 2007 © ELSEVIER.|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Covariant electromagnetism ; Stress–energy-momentum tensor ; Constitutive relations ; Action principles ; Magneto-electric media ; Maxwell's equations.|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics|
|Deposited By:||Prof Robin Tucker|
|Deposited On:||06 Aug 2008 17:11|
|Last Modified:||29 Mar 2017 01:06|
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