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PDEs in SR?

  1. Apr 5, 2007 #1
    SR uses spacetime diagrams which is what is used to solve hyperbolic and parabolic PDEs but what is the connection between SR and PDEs? Are there PDEs in SR? I have done a first course in SR using Taylor and Wheeler but don't seem to recall any.
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  3. Apr 5, 2007 #2


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    The Maxwell Equations for electromagnetism are PDEs.
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