Classical Physics


About the Abraham Force in a Conducting Medium

Authors: Yurii A. Spirichev

The article is devoted to the Abragam force in a conducting medium. From the energy-momentum tensor of the electromagnetic field interaction with moving charges the equation for the Abraham force is obtained. It is shown that the Abraham force in a conducting medium, as well as in a dielectric medium, has vortical character. Сurrent density vectors and vector potential must be non-collinear.

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[v1] 2017-07-05 11:47:51

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