Multipole Point charge Example 3.

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Example 3.10

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Dipole

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Electric Field of a Dipole Let p lies at the origin and points in the z direction

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Example: Linear Quadrupole

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using the principle of (linear) superposition

using the Law of Cosines

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For r >> d

Compare:

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Example: Linear octupole

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l th-order electric multipole, l = 0, 1, 2, 3

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arbitrary localized charge distribution

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Origin of Coordinates in Dipole moment

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