tsl194 - F = qE pointing down • magnetic force B = qvB...

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Velocity Selector A charged particle is moving horizontally into a region with “crossed” uniform fields: an electric field ~ E pointing down, a magnetic field ~ B pointing into the plane. Forces experienced by particle: electric force
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Unformatted text preview: F = qE pointing down, • magnetic force B = qvB pointing up. Forces in balance: qE = qvB . Selected velocity: v = E B . Trajectories of particles with selected velocity are not bent. tsl194 – p.1/1...
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course PHYS 204 taught by Professor Andrevantonder during the Spring '07 term at Rhode Island.

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