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Charge and Energy Stored in a Capacitor
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2012-01-20
2014-07-22

Abstract

Using a data-acquisition system, the charge and energy stored in a capacitor are measured and displayed during the charging/discharging process. The experiment is usable as a laboratory work and/or a lecture demonstration.

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