electric force


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electric force

The force existing between bodies bearing electric charges that are not equal. Bodies with unlike charges experience mutual attraction; those with like charges repel mutually.
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The local search of CCSS algorithm starts by measuring the electric force ([E.
The decrease in MFD may be due to the fact that an increase in high applied voltage results in an increase in electric force, which leads to a high stretching rate to the polymer solution jets, favoring the formation of thinner fibers.
We suggest that apart from the action of the electric force, the migration of the electron from a donor atom to an acceptor atom during a chemical reaction results from the magnetic interaction.
2], and distance r, we can unify Newton's law of gravity and Coulomb's law of electric force by the following single expression of the interaction between complex energies
Winfried Michaelis and his group at the Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt in Braunschweig, Germany, also used a torsion balance in which an electric force compensates for the gravitational force between pairs of masses (see diagram).
By scanning a surface without touching it, the researchers can create a map showing variations in the electric force, which generally correspond to surface topography.
Physicists have been expecting unification of gravitational and electric forces at the energies where protons attain the masses close to Planck's-mass.
Intended for biology and social science majors, this textbook explains the laws of motion and energy, thermodynamics, vibrations and waves, electric forces, magnetism, light, optics, quantum physics, and nuclear energy.
Surface tension initially holds together the drop, explains Reneker, but the electric forces have the opposite effect.
When they do, the infected persons are instructed to gather the electric forces with their hands and flick them away.
According to the assumed model, we write down the electric forces [F.
A metal membrane between the pendulum and disk screened electric forces.