Accession Number : AD0703166

Title :   MAXWELL'S EQUATIONS IN A ROTATING REFERENCE FRAME,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Modesitt,G. E.

Report Date : MAR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : Schiff has derived the vector form of Maxwell's equations in a rotating coordinate system by the methods of general relativity. In this note it is shown how these equations may be derived classically. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELDS, *PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS), RELATIVITY THEORY, TRANSFORMATIONS(MATHEMATICS), POTENTIAL THEORY, ROTATION

Subject Categories : Theoretical Mathematics
      Quantum Theory and Relativity

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE