Hendrik's Physics Forums FAQ

This is a collection of texts, trying to elaborate on frequently asked questions or often discussed issues in the Physics Forums


Classical mechanics

Euler Angles [pdf]
Theory of rigid-body motion [pdf]

Relativity and Classical electrodynamics

Special Relativity [pdf]
The homopolar generator: an analytical example [pdf]
Quasistationary electrodynamics - fundamentals [pdf]
Relativistic treatment of the DC conducting straight wire [pdf]
The relativistic wave equation [pdf]
The electromagnetic field in GR [pdf]

Quantum Mechanics

Quantum field theory

(Not) against photons [pdf]

Physics didactics

Some sins in physics didactics (also in the Insights section of PF) [pdf]


Contributions from other authors

David Wagner, Derivation of the Kerr metric [pdf]


Last updated: February 23, 2022.
Hendrik van Hees