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Can there be a Longitudinal EM Wave Component

© Fernando Caracena, 2016 Nicola Tesla raised the question of whether there can be a longitudinal component of electromagnetic waves. Classical theory, as embodied in Maxwell's Equations, is traditionally interpreted to say no. A previous discussion posted here several years … Continue reading

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