Cover: Two Charged Spherical Conductors in a Uniform Electric Field

Two Charged Spherical Conductors in a Uniform Electric Field

Forces and Field Strength

Published 1964

by M. Davis


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A complete solution to the electrostatic boundary value problem of two charged conducting spheres in a uniform electric field. Rapidly convergent expressions are given for the forces acting on the spheres and for the maximum field strength between them. Numerical results are presented for a number of relative sphere sizes and separations.

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