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Gauss surface outside a charged cylinder

Product Code: ELE0011

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Files: 2 files ( 512 X 384 pixels).  Each file is provided in AVI and Quicktime format.

Description:  The first  movie shows a positively charged cylinder, the electric field lines in its surrounding area, a cylindrical Gauss surface surrounding the charged cylinder, and "dA" vectors perpendicular to the Gauss surface.  The whole scene rotates about a vertical axis.  In the second movie, the cylinder is negatively charged.


gauss surface outside a cylinder

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