11.3 Capacitance.
Understandings:
  • Capacitance
  • Dielectric materials
  • Capacitors in series and parallel
  • Resistor-capacitor (RC) series circuits
  • Time constant

Capacitance and Dielectric materials.

Phet sims - Capacitor lab
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Factors affecting capacitors - http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/electromag/java/capacitance/index.html


Practical capacitor structure.

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Capacitors in series and parallel.

Resistor-capacitor (RC) series circuits and Time constant.


Charging a capacitor - http://lectureonline.cl.msu.edu/~mmp/kap23/RC/app.htm

Charging and discharging a capacitor - http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/electromag/java/capacitor/index.html