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Vector potential and constant magnetic flux density 
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#1
May711, 09:07 AM

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Hi,
I would like to verify analytically that a vector potential of the form A=1/2(yB_{0},xB_{0},0) produces a constant magnetic flux density of magnitude B_{0} in the z direction. (I guess I'd have to use the relation B=[tex]\forall[/tex][tex]\wedge[/tex]A...) 


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May711, 11:32 AM

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PF Gold
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That is correct (assuming you meant to write the symbol [tex]\nabla[/tex]). Do you have a question?



#3
May811, 04:43 PM

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Nope, I just look for a method to prove it mathematically



#4
May811, 09:59 PM

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PF Gold
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Vector potential and constant magnetic flux density
Write out the components of [tex]\vec{\nabla} \times \vec{A}[/tex] in Cartesian coordinates.



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