Advertisement

Electrostatics

  • Wolfgang DemtröderEmail author
Chapter
  • 1.9k Downloads
Part of the Undergraduate Lecture Notes in Physics book series (ULNP)

Abstract

Electrostatics treats the phenomena caused by static electric charges. Nearly 2000 years ago the Greek already gained first qualitative experiences with electric effects.

References

  1. 1.
    A. B. Arons: Development of Concepts of Physics (IAddison Wesley Reading 1965)Google Scholar
  2. JED Z. Buchwald, Robert Fox: The Oxford Handbook of the History of Physics Oxford University Press (2013)Google Scholar
  3. 2.
    J. Munro: The story of electricity (Indy Publ. New York 2008)Google Scholar
  4. 3.
    Weltner/john/Weber: Mathematics for Physicists (Springer 2014) G. Arfken et.al. mathematical Methods for Physicists 7th ed. (Academic Press 2012)Google Scholar
  5. 4.
    Van de Graaff, R. J.; Compton, K. T; Van Atta, L. C. (February 1933). “The Electrostatic Production of High Voltage for Nuclear Investigations” (PDF). Physical Review. 43 (3): 149–157. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Van_de_Graaff_generatorADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. 5.
    Millikan, R. A. “On the Elementary Electric charge and the Avogadro Constant”. Phys. Rev. 2 (2): 109– 143 (1913). https://www.aps.org/programs/outreach/history/historicsites/millikan.cfm. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oil_drop_experimentADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. 6.
  8. 7.
    F. K. Lutgens, E. J. Tarbuck: The Atmosphere 14th ed. (Pearson 2018)Google Scholar
  9. 8.
    H. Volland: Atmospheric Electrodynamics (Springer, Heidelberg 1984)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  10. 9.
    M. A. Uman: Ligthning (Dover Publ. 2003)Google Scholar
  11. 10.
    Cixing Liu, J. Martinsen: Ball Lightning (head of Zeus 2018). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ball_lightning
  12. 11.
    G. Fussmann: Künstlicher Kugelblitz: Phys. in uns. Zeit 39, issue 5 246 (2008)Google Scholar
  13. 12.
  14. 13.
  15. 14.
    K. R. parker: Applied electrostatic Precipator (Springer, Dordrecht 1997)Google Scholar
  16. 15.
    J.F. Hughes: Electrostatic Powder Coating (DEncyclopedia of Physical Sciences and Technology 2nd ed. Vol. 5 (Academic Press, New York 1992 p.839 ff)Google Scholar
  17. 16.
  18. 17.
  19. 18.
    K.F. Riley et.al.: Mathematical Methods for Physicists (Cambridge University Press 2007)Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Universität KaiserslauternKaiserslauternGermany

Personalised recommendations