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B Influx vs. radius equation, mistake in the dimensions?

  1. Jul 11, 2016 #1
    The video:

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  3. Jul 12, 2016 #2


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    I do not know if that definition of Flux is covered in the video you posted, but Flux is defined as energy that passes a unit area per unit time. So Flux has units W/m2 or J/(s*m2)
  4. Jul 12, 2016 #3
    Okay, so I guess that the professor missed out on unit per time. He included only the unit per area.
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