Alternative formulation of the macroscopic field equations in a linear magneto-dielectric medium: field equations

  title={Alternative formulation of the macroscopic field equations in a linear magneto-dielectric medium: field equations},
  author={Michael E. Crenshaw},
  journal={OSA Continuum},
We derive an alternative formulation of the field equations for macroscopic electromagnetic fields in a linear magneto-dielectric medium as an identity of the Maxwell–Minkowski equations, complementing a variety of other representations including the Ampere, Chu, Lorentz, and Minkowski formulations of continuum electrodynamics. In the new formulation of the macroscopic field equations, the material properties are carried as a renormalization of the temporal and spatial coordinates instead of as… 


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