electrodynamics


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electrodynamics

[-dīnam′iks]
the study of electrostatic charges in motion, such as the flow of electrons in an electric current. Compare electrohemodynamics.

e·lec·tro·dy·nam·ics

(ē-lektrō-dī-namiks)
The study of the movement of electrostatic charges.
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Meis sets out the main principles of the electromagnetic theory and quantum electrodynamics, both developed for understanding the nature of light and explaining the associated phenomena when it interacts with nature.
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But if borne out in further experiments, the findings could challenge fundamental precepts of quantum electrodynamics, the theory of how quantum light and matter interact, say its authors.
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