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August 12, 2010 10 The Volt ! The commonly encountered unit joules/coulomb is called the volt , abbreviated V , after the Italian physicist Alessandro Volta (1745-1827) ! With this definition of the volt, we can express the units of
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Unformatted text preview: the electric field as ! For the remainder of our studies, we will use the unit V / m for the electric field Thursday, September 9, 2010...
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