2. Electricity and Magnetism

2. Electricity and Magnetism - • Magnetic field exerts...

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Electricity and Magnetism Particles generate fields: Massive particle generates gravitational field. Charged particle generates electric field. Moving charged particle generates magnetic field. Fields exert force on particles: Gravitational field exerts force on massive particle. Electric field exerts force on charged particle.
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Unformatted text preview: • Magnetic field exerts force on moving charged particle. Dynamics: • Cause and effect between particles and fields and among fields. Energy and momentum: • Particles carry energy (kinetic, potential) and momentum. • Fields carry energy (electric, magnetic) and momentum. tsl2 – p.1/1...
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course PHYS 204 taught by Professor Andrevantonder during the Spring '07 term at Rhode Island.

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