Lecture7_SP08 - Topics to be covered in class: Example:...

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Topics to be covered in class: Example: capacitance of a conductor Planar, spherical, cylindrical capacitors Energy of a capacitor Connecting capacitors in parallel Connecting capacitors in series Independent reading:
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What are capacitors for? They store charge! They store electric energy! They act as compact circuit elements!
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Single charged sphere is a capacitor!
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Two oppositely charged conductors form a capacitor! Does it confine energy better that a single charged conductor??
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Spherical Capacitor
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Planar capacitor: confines
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2008 for the course PHY 303L taught by Professor Turner during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas.

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Lecture7_SP08 - Topics to be covered in class: Example:...

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