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- Abampere [r]: Unit of electric current in the cgs-emu system of units; symbol abA; 1 abA = 10 A.
^{[e]} - Acceleration [r]: The increase of an objects velocity (or speed) per unit time.
^{[e]} - Ampere (unit) [r]: Unit of electric current; symbol A; one of the seven SI base units.
^{[e]} - Ampere's equation [r]: An expression for the magnetic force between two electric current-carrying wire segments.
^{[e]} - Ampere's law [r]: The integral of a magnetic field over a closed path is equal to the conduction current through the surface bounded by the path.
^{[e]} - Biot-Savart's law [r]:
*Add brief definition or description* - Carl Friedrich Gauss [r]: German mathematician, who was one of the most influential figures in the history of mathematics and mathematical physics (1777 – 1855).
^{[e]} - Coulomb's law [r]: An inverse-square distance law, like Newton's gravitational law, describing the forces acting between electric point charges; also valid for the force between magnetic poles.
^{[e]} - Electric displacement [r]: a vector field
**D**in a dielectric;**D**is proportional to the outer electric field**E**.^{[e]} - Electric field [r]: force acting on an electric charge—a vector field.
^{[e]} - Electromagnetic wave [r]: A change, periodic in space and time, of an electric field
**E**(**r**,t) and a magnetic field**B**(**r**,t); a stream of electromagnetic waves, referred to as electromagnetic radiation, can be seen as a stream of massless elementary particles, named photons.^{[e]} - Electromagnetism [r]: Phenomena and theories regarding electricity and magnetism.
^{[e]} - Factor-label conversion of units [r]: A widely used method for converting one set of dimensional units to another set of equivalent units.
^{[e]} - Force [r]: Vector quantity that tends to produce an acceleration of a body in the direction of its application.
^{[e]} - Gauss (unit) [r]: Gaussian unit of magnetic flux density
**B**; symbol G; 1 G = 1 Mx/cm^{2}= 10 000 T.^{[e]} - Gauss' law (electrostatics) [r]: Relates the surface integral of the electric displacement through a closed surface to the electric charge enveloped by the closed surface.
^{[e]} - Hans Christian Oersted [r]: (Rudkøbing, August 14, 1777 – Copenhagen, March 9, 1851) Danish physicist and chemist best known for his discovery of the influence of an electric current on the orientation of a compass needle.
^{[e]} - Intermolecular forces [r]: Non-covalent forces between atoms and molecules; often synonymous with Van der Waals forces.
^{[e]} - Lorentz force [r]: Force on an electrically charged particle that moves through a magnetic and an electric field.
^{[e]} - Lorentz-Lorenz relation [r]: An equation describing the relation between the density and index of refraction of a dielectric.
^{[e]} - Magnetic constant [r]: A physical constant in the International System of Units (SI) relating mechanical force and electric current in classical vacuum with a defined value
*μ*= 4_{0}*π*× 10^{−7}N/A^{2}.^{[e]} - Magnetic field [r]: Vector field
**H**caused by permanent magnets, conduction currents, and displacement currents.^{[e]} - Magnetic flux [r]: Is the total magnetic induction
**B**integrated over a surface*S*.^{[e]} - Magnetic induction [r]: A divergence-free electromagnetic field, denoted
**B**, determining the Lorentz force upon a moving charge, and related to the magnetic field**H**.^{[e]} - Mass [r]: The total amount of a substance, or alternatively, the total energy of a substance.
^{[e]} - Maxwell (unit) [r]: Gaussian unit of magnetic flux; symbol Mx; 1 Mx = 1 abV⋅s = 10
^{−8}Wb.^{[e]} - Maxwell equations [r]: Mathematical equations describing the interrelationship between electric and magnetic fields; dependence of the fields on electric charge- and current- densities.
^{[e]} - Oersted (unit) [r]: Unit of magnetic-field strength |
**H**| in the Gaussian system of units; symbol Oe; 1 Oe = 1000/4π A⋅turn/m.^{[e]} - Polarizability [r]: The ease by which a charge-distribution polarizes; describes the amount of charge separation caused by an electric field.
^{[e]} - Relative permittivity [r]: A factor describing the polarizability of a material or medium as a proportionality between an electric displacement and an electric field in a dielectric.
^{[e]} - Second [r]:
*Please do not use this term in your topic list, because there is no single article for it. Please substitute a more precise term. See Second (disambiguation) for a list of available, more precise, topics. Please add a new usage if needed.* - Statampere [r]: Electric current in the Gaussian system of units; symbol statA; 1 statA = 1 A/(10⋅
*c*);*c*is the speed of light in m/s.^{[e]} - Statvolt [r]: Unit of electric voltage; symbol statV; 1 statV = 10
^{−6}×*c*volt;*c*speed of light in m/s.^{[e]}