# Dictionary:Lorentz condition

(lor’ ∂nts) The condition,

on the electromagnetic vector potential and scalar potential that forces each to satisfy the wave equation. Named for Hendrik Antoon Lorentz (1853–1928), Dutch physicist.

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(lor’ ∂nts) The condition,

- $\nabla \cdot \mathbf {A} =-(\mu \epsilon {\frac {\partial {\phi }}{\partial {t}}}+\mu \sigma \phi )$

on the electromagnetic vector potential $\mathbf {A}$ and scalar potential $\phi$ that forces each to satisfy the wave equation. Named for Hendrik Antoon Lorentz (1853–1928), Dutch physicist.

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