Current and Magnetic Flux Density

  • Teruo Matsushita
Part of the Undergraduate Lecture Notes in Physics book series (ULNP)


We know that there exists a force between currents. This phenomenon is similar to the Coulomb force between electric charges. Hence, we can presume that currents also make some field in space similar to the electric field made by electric charges. This field is called the magnetic field.


Electric Charge Magnetic Flux Magnetic Force Vector Potential Magnetic Charge 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Teruo Matsushita
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  1. 1.Department of Computer Science & ElectronicsKyushu Institute of TechnologyIizukaJapan

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