Simple Model of Charges in a Conductor
Charging by Induction
  • Note that the ribbon never touches the block.
  • Pay attention to the switch to the left of the block. It is closed for only a short time.
  • Note that additional negative charges enter the block from ground.
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Authored by Taha Mzoughi,
based on Wolfgang Christian's PhysLets and inspired by http://physics.bu.edu/~duffy/semester2/c01_charging.html. Part of the code was from Andrew Duffy's simulation.