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∂2u/ dt2= v2 · ∂2u/dz2

I know that v is constant and z and t are independent. I've tried looking at Lorentz law but I am getting nowhere fast. Please help!

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∂2u/ dt2= v2 · ∂2u/dz2

I know that v is constant and z and t are independent. I've tried looking at Lorentz law but I am getting nowhere fast. Please help!

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How do you take the partial time-derivative of f(z-vt)? That is: f[z(t) -vt]?

Look up a calculus book if that's unfamiliar..

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