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From: Deane Yang (deane_yang_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-08-30 21:43:25

Andy Little wrote:
> One way or another, presenting Maxwells Equations in the form of physical
> quantities is a goal of Quan.

This is a worthy goal. As a biased modern differential geometer, my view
is that this would be a lot easier if you were to write Maxwell's
equations with respect to the Minkowski space-time metric and using
differential forms. A lot of stuff fits together in a more logical
consistent fashion when you do this.

> Of course whether it has a practical use is another matter :-)

Yeah, but who cares? I like the spirit.

But this is probably waaaaay off topic for this newsgroup.

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