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Coulomb's Law of Electric Displacement -- Why is there none?

  1. Aug 3, 2015 #1
    Why is there no Coulomb's Law for the electric displacement?
  2. jcsd
  3. Aug 3, 2015 #2
    Why don't you see if you can construct one? D is a function of E, P, and ##\epsilon##, and Coulomb's Law can be obtained from the Lorentz force.
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