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electromagnetism

 [e-lek″tro-mag´nĕ-tizm]
magnetism developed by an electric current.

electromagnetism

(ē-lĕk″trō-măg′nĕ-tĭzm)
Magnetism produced by an electric current.

electromagnetism (i·lekˈ·trō·magˑ·n·ti·zm),

n one of nature's four forces; the electromagnetic force is pervasive, effectual at subatomic distances (the arena where weak and strong nuclear forces are of exceptionally short range) and at astronomical distances (the arena where gravitational forces are significant).

electromagnetism

magnetism developed by an electric current.
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In 1820, the Danish experimenter Hans Oersted showed that Franklin had been halfwrong in his conclusion that electricity and magnetism were unrelated.
Confluences of new concepts and vexing material that occur often in College Electricity and Magnetism (E&M) courses are one aspect of what the author calls "Student Learning Convergence" (SLC).
The six titles comprising this informed, informative, and thoroughly 'kid friendly' series includes Electricity and Magnetism (978-1-58340-994-7); Energy and Matter (978-1-58340-999-2); Forces and Motion (978-158340-995-4); Light and Color (978-1-58340-996-1); Sound and Vibrations (978-1-58340-997-8); The Solar System and Beyond (978-1-58340-998-5).
In this accessible and engaging book, the author provides an overview of what physicists have established through centuries of theorizing and experimenting, Topics include the discovery of the connection between electricity and magnetism, Einstein's theory of special relativity, and the paradigm-shifting development of quantum physics.
There are many resemblances between electricity and magnetism.
Neuenschwander presents a textbook for undergraduate physics majors in their junior or senior year who have taken or are taking courses in classical mechanics and electricity and magnetism, are acquainted with special relativity, and are ready to study general relativity.
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His topics include matter and heat, electricity and magnetism, digital electronics and computer logic, the quantum physics of atoms and materials, semiconductor physics, light detectors and light-emitting diodes, fiber-optics communications, and communication networks and the Internet.
The great Scottish physicist and mathematician James Clerk Maxwell wrote a book in 1873 called Treatise on Electricity and Magnetism, which gave the solution to one of the great puzzles of our time.
Parker also relates how the principles of electricity and magnetism are used in the ignition system and how braking relies on friction.
0], the permeability of free space: one of the fundamental constants in Electricity and Magnetism.

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