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electric charge

The state of any particle or body on which the there is an imbalance between electrons and protons. An excess of electrons causes a negative charge; a deficiency of electrons causes a positive charge. Electric charge, ELECTRIC FORCE and ELECTRIC POTENTIAL DIFFERENCE are fundamental to much of physiology.
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Frequently, what is wanted is an indication of whether a material has ESD properties, and will remove electrostatic charge when connected to ground.
The copper foil behind the LCD has the function of capacitance, the electrostatic charge on it would discharge and make damage under certain condition, so how to treat with protecting copper foil plays important role for all electronic product with the LCD.
There are several methods suggested for countering the electrostatic charge generation in fluidized beds (Hendrickson, 2006).
A flip of a switch sets the duster in motion inside its holster, building an electrostatic charge that instantly grabs hold of dust and dirt.
ESCS generates a negative electrostatic charge on dust and other airborne particles, causing them to be attracted to grounded surfaces like walls or the floor.
The Intrepid material is electret treated which causes the media to produce an electrostatic charge.
Both the original PCC particles and the ashes were characterized in terms of size, density, surface area, porosity, chemical composition, color and electrostatic charge.
The system uses an electrostatic charge to trap airborne dust that harbors the organisms.
Applying starch coatings made by steam-jet cooking would also reduce buildup of electrostatic charge in polymer films, which would be useful in plastic packaging for electronics equipment.
Most pleated filters also carry an electrostatic charge that attracts and holds dust.
The fusI0N is a bi-polar air ionizer capable of controlling electrostatic charge in the local area.
For example, electrostatic charge tends to be placed in one part of this motif and hydrophobicity in another; disulfide linkages are also conserved.

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