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August 18, 2010 University Physics, Chapter 24 3 Capacitance ! Concept: A capacitor consists of two separated conductors, usually called plates , even if these conductors are not simple planes. ! We will define a simple geometry and generalize from there.
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Unformatted text preview: ! We will start with a capacitor consisting of two parallel conducting plates, each with area A separated by a distance d . ! We assume that these plates are in vacuum (air is very close to a vacuum). Thursday, September 16, 2010...
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