Fluxes and Flux-Conjugate Stresses
the stresses are associated with bodies whose material structure is induced by an extensive property rather than assumed a priori;
considering the electric charge as the extensive property, the general setting allows us to study the Maxwell stress tensor of electromagnetism for the case where a metric structure is not available on spacetime and without any reference to a constitutive relation for the electromagnetic fields (e.g., the aether relations).
KeywordsFlux Density Vector Bundle Control Region Volume Element Tangent Vector
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