PHY532 Problem Set 3. Due March 8, 2001

- 1.
- Study Cherenkov radiation using the method of the handouts, generalizing
to the case with unit permeability but permitivitty
() .
Show that the energy radiated per unit length by a particle of charge
*ze*moving at velocity*c*is given by Jackson Eq. 13.48. Also show that the angle of emission of radiation is given by Jackson Eq. 13.50. - 2.
- Jackson problem 7.3
- 3.
- Jackson problem 7.6