tsl201 - ~ E . • Transverse forces on charge carrier: F E...

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Hall Effect Method for dermining whether charge carriers are positively or negatively charged. Magnetic field ~ B pulls charge carriers to one side of conducting strip. Accumulation of charge carriers on that side and depletion on opposite side produce transverse electric field
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Unformatted text preview: ~ E . • Transverse forces on charge carrier: F E = qE and F B = qv d B . • In steady state forces are balanced: ~ F E =-~ F B . • Hall voltage in steady state: V H = Ew = v d Bw . positive charge carriers negative charge carriers tsl201 – 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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