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3: Pauli Algebra and Electrodynamics

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    • 3.1: Lorentz Transformation and Lorentz force
      The main importance of the Pauli algebra is to provide us with a stepping stone for the theory of spinor spaces. Yet it is useful to stop at this point to show that the formalism already developed provides us with an efficient framework for limited, yet important aspects of classical electrodyanmics (CED).
    • 3.2: The Free Maxwell Field