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August 18, 2010 University Physics, Chapter 24 55 Microscopic Perspective on Dielectrics (3) ! These atoms or molecules can be induced to have a dipole moment under the influence of an external electric field ! This induction is caused by the opposite direction of the
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Unformatted text preview: electric force on the negative and positive charges of the atom or molecule, which displaces the center of the relative charge distributions and produces an induced electric dipole moment Thursday, September 23, 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 University-West Lafayette.

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