Classical Physics

   

Where is the Polarization Energy Hidden and Where Does the Force Act?

Authors: R. I. Khrapko

It is shown that the quadratic dependence of electric energy on electric strength causes an additional electric energy in comparison with the energy corresponding to a macroscopic electric field. The force acting on a dielectric, in general, does not act on the bound polarization charge. The Maxwell stress tensor in dielectric is considered.

Comments: recovered from sciprint.org

Download: PDF

Submission history

[v1] 25 Mar 2007

Unique-IP document downloads: 107 times

Vixra.org is a pre-print repository rather than a journal. Articles hosted may not yet have been verified by peer-review and should be treated as preliminary. In particular, anything that appears to include financial or legal advice or proposed medical treatments should be treated with due caution. Vixra.org will not be responsible for any consequences of actions that result from any form of use of any documents on this website.

Add your own feedback and questions here:
You are equally welcome to be positive or negative about any paper but please be polite. If you are being critical you must mention at least one specific error, otherwise your comment will be deleted as unhelpful.

comments powered by Disqus