Wolfgang Christian and
The EJSMagnetic Field from Loops model computes the B-field created by an electric current through a straight wire, a closed loop, and a solenoid. Users can adjust the vertical position of the slice through the 3D field.
The Magnetic Field from Loops model was created using the Easy Java Simulations (Ejs) modeling tool. It is distributed as a ready-to-run (compiled) Java archive. Double clicking the ejs_ntnu_MagneticFielfFromLoops.jar file will run the program if Java is installed. Ejs is a part of the Open Source Physics Project and is designed to make it easier to access, modify, and generate computer models. Additional Ejs models for classical mechanics are available. They can be found by searching ComPADRE for Open Source Physics, OSP, or Ejs.
Please note that this resource requires
at least version 1.5 of
Magnetic Field from Loops Model source code
The source code zip archive contains an XML representation of the Magnetic Field from Loops Model. Unzip this archive in your Ejs workspace to compile and… more... download 24kb .zip
Last Modified: June 23, 2009
Christian, W., & Hwang, F. (2008). Magnetic Field from Loops Model (Version 1.0) [Computer software]. Retrieved April 24, 2014, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8311&DocID=915
%0 Computer Program %A Christian, Wolfgang %A Hwang, Fu-Kwun %D November 17, 2008 %T Magnetic Field from Loops Model %7 1.0 %8 November 17, 2008 %U http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8311&DocID=915
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