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August 18, 2010 University Physics, Chapter 24 6 Definition of Capacitance ! The definition of capacitance is ! The units of capacitance are coulombs per volt. ! The unit of capacitance has been given the name farad (abbreviated F ) named after British physicist Michael Faraday
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Unformatted text preview: (1791-1867) ! A farad is a very large capacitance • Typically we deal with μ F (10-6 F ), n F (10-9 F ), or p F (10-12 F ) © Pixtal/age Fotostock RF Thursday, September 16, 2010...
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This note was uploaded on 12/01/2011 for the course PHYS 241 taught by Professor Wei during the Fall '08 term at Purdue.

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