Electric Potential of Charged Rod • Charge per unit length: λ = Q/L • Charge on slice dx : dq = λdx ++++++++++ ++ x d L y x dq = λ dx V • Electric potential generated by slice dx : dV = kdq x = kλdx x • Electric potential generated by charged rod: V = kλ
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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.